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Beaulieu unveils sustainable technical fabrics at Germany’s Techtextil

22nd Jun 2022

Beaulieu Technical Textiles (BTT) is displaying sustainable technical solutions at the ongoing Techtextil 2022, in booth C43, hall 9.1, from June 21-24, 2022. BTT makes woven technical fabrics for horticultural and landscaping industries and is improving its product portfolio through R&D partnerships with agronomy experts and research institutions.

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Turkey’s Metyx glass fibre fabrics used for making GRP water pipes

28th Oct 2021

The Metyx range of multiaxial glass fibre fabrics has recently gained accreditation for being safe to use in the manufacture of unsaturated polyester, vinyl ester and epoxy resin glass fibre reinforced (GRP) drinking water pipes and GRP potable water storage systems. Metyx is a leading Turkish manufacturer of high-performance technical textiles.

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Spencer Textile Industries innovating in packaging

9th Dec 2020

Spencer Textile Industries Group has been providing personalised protection and packaging solutions through added-value and innovation. It has been producing high-quality agricultural fabrics which include products such as shade covers, anti-insect mesh, geotextile, and industrial packaging solutions such as bags and jute sacks, besides quality ropes.

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Chinese team makes electricity for agriculture

15th Jun 2020

Scientists at Zhejiang University have found a new way to convert natural resources in the agriculture environment into electricity. The team applied triboelectric nanogenerators technology to agrotextiles which can harvest raindrop energy and convert it into electricity. The development is important since it is a challenge to supply electricity in...

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Garware-Wall Ropes rebrands as Garware Technical Fibres

10th Aug 2018

Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd (GWRL), India’s leading technical textiles company, has changed corporate brand name and identity to Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (GTFL). The rebranding is a part of the company’s focused vision to double its profit over the next 5-7 years and be amongst the top 2 players globally in each of its major operating verticals.

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Low & Bonar to dispose of agro-textiles business

14th Jul 2017

Low & Bonar, the international performance materials group with leading positions in niche industrial markets, has agreed to dispose of its agro-textiles business for a cash consideration of £6.1 million to IFG Exelto, part of Swedish industrial group Duroc. IFG is a leading manufacturer of polypropylene, polyethylene, polyamide fibre and filament...

Govt pushes for agro-textiles usage in North East
Govt pushes for agro-textiles usage in North East

20th May 2016

The central government has taken up an initiative to promote usage of agro-textiles in the North Eastern region through its ambitious scheme “Promoting usages of agro-textiles in Northeastern region” to harness the tremendous potential for agricultural, horticultural, floricultural produce by augmenting them with suitable agro-textiles like shade nets,

Conwed partners European Turfgrass Producers Association
Conwed partners European Turfgrass Producers Association

16th Dec 2015

Conwed, the leading plastic netting manufacturer in the world, has joined the European Turfgrass Producers Association (ETP) based in Pisa, Italy.

Americhem makes new fishing tool with UPM & Weyerhaeuser
Americhem makes new fishing tool with UPM & Weyerhaeuser

27th Nov 2015

Americhem has developed a new fishing tool – The Fish Grip – in collaboration with UPM & Weyerhaeuser.

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