AirDye is a brand new revolutionary technology that manages the application of colour to textiles without the use of water, developed and patented by the Californian based company Colorep. Colorep works with sustainable technology and has developed several other designs colour to dye products for textile industry under the AirDye umbrella. Read more..
Bioleather or bio based leather is a term used to describe a bio-based material intentionally made from substances derived from once-living organisms. These are also called biomaterials. Read more..
Hydrogels can be formed from reprocessed silkworm silk . These gels are formed with aqueous solutions of the fibroin prepared as outlined earlier. The rate of sol–gel transition is directly dependent on temperature (higher the temperature the more rapid the gelation), pH (lower the pH the more rapid the gelation), and solids content (higher the solids higher the rates of gelation). Read more..
Jute is the name given to the fibers found on certain plants, which grow principally in India, and the East Indian Islands. The common jute comes mainly from Bengal, the province east of India, where it was first known to science around.. read more..
The perennial stalk producing ramie plant has been cultivated in eastern Asia for fibre since prehistoric times. Growing 3-8 feet high, with heart-shaped leaves, the plant’s fibre was used in fabric in ancient Egypt and was known in Europe during the middle Ages. Read more..