IFAI announces agreement with BCH in India

IFAI, the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) is pleased to announce an agreement with Business Co-ordination House (BCH) to provide representation of IFAI in India. “We believe BCH is uniquely positioned to help IFAI expand the opportunities for our organization with the emerging Indian market for technical textiles.” Said Mary Hennessy, President and CEO of … More IFAI announces agreement with BCH in India

Adient sponsors 12th annual JetToy Challenge, brings STEM to the classroom

Adient, the world’s largest automotive seating supplier, sponsored the 12th annual JetToy Challenge at Cobo Center in Detroit. More than 500 students from Southeast Michigan make balloon-powered toy cars, competing in distance, accuracy, weight carrying and timed events Students were part of SAE International’s “A World in Motion” (AWIM) program, which brings together science, technology, … More Adient sponsors 12th annual JetToy Challenge, brings STEM to the classroom

Today’s Chic Look? ‘Upcycled’ Clothes

Many designers are ‘upcycling’—putting luxury spins on second-hand clothing, repurposing them under the mantle of sustainability to appeal to socially conscious customers   What’s a hot trend in high-end fashion? Getting shoppers to pay just as much for used clothes as they do for new ones. Many designers are putting luxury spins on second-hand clothing, … More Today’s Chic Look? ‘Upcycled’ Clothes

Yara and BASF open world-scale ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas, USA

Yara International ASA and BASF today celebrated the opening of a new world-scale ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas, USA. The $600-million, state-of-the-art facility uses a cost-efficient and sustainable production process, based on by-product hydrogen instead of natural gas Yara Freeport LLC is owned 68 % by Yara and 32 % by BASF. The plant, located … More Yara and BASF open world-scale ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas, USA

Porcher Industries’ Charlie Exton to run London Marathon in new blast resistant fabric

Charlie Exton, a defence specialist at Porcher Industries, believes his company’s newly developed next generation blast resistant fabric is so light and comfortable that he plans to run this weekend’s London Marathon (April 22, 2018) in a T-shirt and socks made from the material In response to the long term demand and requests of soldier’s … More Porcher Industries’ Charlie Exton to run London Marathon in new blast resistant fabric