Archive: October 2021

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Yarn made from Philippine agricultural waste

The Philippine Textile Research Institute, part of the Department of Science and Technology, has developed a technology that can convert the fibrous materials of an...

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Exports gain momentum for Lithuanian knitwear producer

The third quarter of the year continued an upward trend in the textile export markets for knitwear producer Utenos Trikotažas, part of the SBA Group.

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Croatian clothing maker unveils suit with antiviral coating

Croatian clothing manufacturer Varteks has unveiled a men’s suit with an antiviral coating.

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Idled Kazakh wool textile producer could resume operations

Kazakh wool textile producer Caspiy Lana Atyrau could soon resume operations after a pause of several years owing to financial problems.

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New owner for Serbian polypropylene fibre producer

The Bankruptcy Supervision Agency has announced that Beohemija has bought the bankrupt Odzaci, Serbia-based chemical producer Hipol, which manufactures polypropylene and homopolymers under the Hipolen...

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Rodniki-Tekstil expands production in Ivanovo SEZ

Russian textile producer Rodniki-Tekstil has expanded spinning production at its site in the Ivanovo special economic zone.

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GIZ launches climate action training course in Asia

GIZ Fabric – a project of the German international development agency Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) to promote sustainability in the textile and garment...

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New facility for producing recycled polyester chips in Thailand

Teijin Frontier, the Teijin Group’s fibres and products converting company, has announced that its core base for polyester fibre manufacturing, Teijin Polyester (Thailand), will build...

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Labour rights abuses in Myanmar's garment sector

With women accounting for around 90% of the garment sector labour force, a recent study by the International Labour Organization indicated that around 250,000 workers...

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Feasibility study launched for textile waste recycling machine in Cambodia

A machine for recycling blended textile waste could soon be deployed in Cambodia.

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