Aramid fibre is a name of a specific type of stable and heat-resistant fibre introduced early in the 1960s by the chemical giant DuPont.
Hemp is a bast fiber that was probably used first in Asia. The fiber is dark tan or brown and is difficult to bleach, but it can be dyed bright and dark colors. The hemp fibers vary widely in length, depending upon their ultimate use. Industrial fibers may be several inches long, while fibers used for domestic textiles are about 1.9 to 2.5 cm. Read more..
Spandex (Elastane) is a synthetic fiber. The fibers exceptional elastic, strong and still durable, the fiber is a polyurethane-polyurea co polymer vented by DuPont chemists in 1959. When introduced into the market it revolutionized many areas within the clothing industry; sportswear, bicycling, jeans and many other types of clothing. Read more..
Viscose and Acetate, derived from cellulose were almost all the man-made fibres in existence before World War II. During the 1930s, after intensive fibre research, several new synthetic fibres were produced experimentally which led to the production of nylon.. Read more..
Nylon is a synthetic fibre invented by DuPont that was used originally for hosiery but is used in many applications. Nylon is naturally water-repellent, easy to dye, and very strong. These features have helped nylon replace cotton in many industrial uses, like bags and flags. Read more..
Planned product obsolescence or built-in obsolescence is an industrial design strategy whereof, the intention is a planned product with a limited lifespan. The most common form of product obsolescence is the fading out of product when new versions,, read more..