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Textile Exchange Pushes Biosynthetics, ‘Phase Out’ of Fossil-based Synthetics

Fossil-fueled polyester can't continue on its course. Biosynthetics need major attention, per Textile…

Fashion for Good’s Latest Project Spotlights Polyester Recycling

The polyester project borrows learnings from Fashion for Good's first iteration that centered on cellulosic…

Will There Be Enough Recycled Polyester for Brands to Keep Their 2030 Commitments?

It's easy to make promises when you have no idea quite how challenging they may be to keep.

Pantone’s Latest Palette Satiates Demand for Intensity, Reflects Selfie Generation

Pantone's new polyester color standards were inspired by "today's thirst for impactful color."

Applied DNA Builds Recurring Revenue in Synthetic Fiber Market

This synthetics supply chain experience has accelerated contract discussions in progress with other man-made…

Unifi Opens New Repreve Bottle Processing Center

Unifi said the center will help the company achieve its goal of vertical integration for its Repreve recycled…

Army Vet Teams With Repreve for Sustainable American Flags

Russo's company, RePatriot Flag, creates environmentally responsible flags using Repreve recycled fiber made…

Eastman Teams With Aether Global on Education Project

The Eastman Innovation Lab is a strategic program that focuses on advancing innovation through design and…

Polartec Shows Its Cool Side With Delta

Polartec Delta is based on a patent-pending technology resembling a car radiator.

Eastman Launches Avra Performance Fibers

Avra is a family of performance fibers enabled by a proprietary spinning technology.

Polyester Producer DAK Americas Acquires Selenis Canada

Selenis Canada operates a polyethylene terephthalate, or PET, plant in Montreal.

Unifi Posts Income and Sales Declines in Fourth Quarter

Net income for the fourth quarter fell 35 percent to $10.2 million, while net sales dipped 6 percent to…

Covestro Expands Position in Coating Raw Materials in China

HDI is an additive that makes materials such as polyurethane, polyester and leather softer and abrasion…

Invista Resolves Trade Secret Case in China

This result continues and builds upon Invista's track record of successful resolution of infringement cases…

Price, Currency Issues Cut Into Unifi Profits

The Greensboro, N.C., yarn maker reported net income for the second quarter ended Dec. 27 fell 31 percent to…