Individual and extraordinary fastening solutions

By  guest author Sibylle Michel from Textile Network YKK has available a wide range of innovative fastening systems for technical textiles and applications and will showcase several new products at Techtextil, one being a smart connection solution for linking textile materials and electronic components. Furthermore, YKK will present more functional products such as the Eyelet … More Individual and extraordinary fastening solutions

Lenzing partners with TfS to build global sustainable supply chains

  Lenzing continues to focus on partnering for systemic change Clear commitment to improving the environmental footprint of textile and nonwoven industries Global initiative TfS promotes sustainable design of global supply chains The Lenzing Group, a world-leading provider of wood-based specialty fibers for the global textile and nonwoven industries, has joined the chemical industry’s sustainable … More Lenzing partners with TfS to build global sustainable supply chains

Swiss Economic forecast: recovery continues at a slower pace

The expert group has downgraded its outlook for Switzerland’s GDP growth to 2.6 % in 2022 and 1.9 % in 2023 (GDP adjusted for sporting events). The Swiss economy made a solid start to the year, but prospects for the international environment have waned. In particular, the global economy is at risk from the war … More Swiss Economic forecast: recovery continues at a slower pace

BASF expands production capacity in China for industry-leading cathode active materials and achieves multi-ton scale manufacturing for manganese-rich products

Newly expanded lines incorporate cutting-edge energy recovery technology for a leading carbon footprint Commissioning of new capacity will start from Q4 2022 to support growing market demand BASF Shanshan Battery Materials Co., Ltd. (BSBM), a BASF majority-owned company in China (BASF 51%; Shanshan 49%), is expanding its battery materials capacity in Changsha, Hunan Province, and … More BASF expands production capacity in China for industry-leading cathode active materials and achieves multi-ton scale manufacturing for manganese-rich products