NEW YORK — Sustainability and environmentally friendly fabricsand production methods are going from secondary concerns to theforefront of textile sourcing.
The need for innovation andintegrating inventions and research into the mainstream of manufacturingwas a major theme at last month’s round of fall-winter 2012-13 textileand sourcing fairs here, with companies touting such materials asrecycled polyester, antibacterial fabrics, eco-dyed goods and organiccotton.
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