Archive: 2022


Range of super-tough carbon fibre composites launched

Xenia Materials, a producer of fibre reinforced thermoplastic composites and functional additives, has launched a new range of super-tough carbon fibre composites.

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BMW to use recycled fishing nets in its Neue Klasse cars from 2025

The BMW Group is using recycled marine waste to produce interior and exterior trim pieces.

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Tyre cord made from eco-friendly adhesive and recycled polyester

A tyre cord made from an adhesive that does not contain resorcinol formaldehyde, which is harmful to the human body and the environment, and also...

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Asahi Kasei AKXY2 Concept interior

Asahi Kasei to present new concept car with diversified material solutions

Asahi Kasei will present its latest concept car, the AKXY2, for the first time in Europe at the K 2022 trade fair from 19–26 October...

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Camira launches design collection from the archives

To celebrate its 200th anniversary in transport textiles, Camira Fabrics has released New Heritage – an exclusive collection of 20 designs from its archives, available...

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Interior upgrades for Emirates aircraft

Emirates has announced an investment of more than US$2bn to enhance its inflight customer experience.

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Interior of new Mercedes EQE SUV previewed

Mercedes-Benz has provided a first glimpse of the interior of its new EQE sport-utility vehicle, the multi-purpose variant of the company’s EQE executive sedan.

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Printed and flexible electronics in smart textiles for the auto industry

In recent years, the research institute CeNTI – Centre for Nanotechnology and Smart Materials based in Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal, has collaborated with several...

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Sustainable design in next-generation electric bus

Envisage Technologies has worked with Switch Mobility to deliver its 4th-generation Switch e1 bus.

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Fire-retardant upholstery system launched

High-end performance fabric manufacturer Ultrafabrics has partnered with Tapis and Franklin Products to create Atago, which was launched earlier this year at Aircraft Interiors Expo...

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