Main JEC World 2019 Programmes

JEC Innovation Awards to identify, promote and reward the most innovative composite projects worldwide. They celebrate the fruitful cooperation between players of the Composite community. Over the past 15 years, the JEC Innovation Awards have brought in 1,800 companies worldwide. 177 companies and 433 partners have been rewarded for the excellence of their composite innovations. … More Main JEC World 2019 Programmes

Lifting the barriers to incorporating 3D Printing in Fashion Design Education

By guest author Claire Scott 3D printing is working its way more and more into the worldof fashion. Whether it’s on the runways, in wearable collections or both, 3Dprinting is appearing in a variety of designers’ work. Just how important is 3Dprinting to the fashion industry, however? Will the technology truly changefashion design on a … More Lifting the barriers to incorporating 3D Printing in Fashion Design Education

Global Cotton Stocks expected to decrease – China’s Reserves at lowest levels in years

Executive Summary Highlights from the December edition regarding the 2018/19 season: •             Global cotton area projected to hold steady at 33 million hectares •             Global production expected to decrease 2% to 26.1 million tonnes •             By the end of the season, stocks in China could be at their lowest level since 2011/12 •             Consumption, which … More Global Cotton Stocks expected to decrease – China’s Reserves at lowest levels in years

Clariant and Saudi Kayan to evaluate alkoxylates joint venture

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Saudi Kayan, a Saudi joint stock company leading in the field of chemicals, polymers and specialty products. As defined by the MoU, both parties have agreed to evaluate the formation of a joint venture with the … More Clariant and Saudi Kayan to evaluate alkoxylates joint venture