NatureWorks LLC is a partner with F.I.T. in developing
Ingeo™ PLA fibers. Visit the NatureWorks site to learn more about this
exciting new material. The site includes links to DyStar's
dyeability work with Ingeo™ fibers and a study by the Hohenstein Institute,
which demonstrates the fiber's superiority to PET in comfort fabrics.
F.I.T. has also published a paper on PLA fibers, available here.
SABIC Innovative Plastics
is a partner with F.I.T. in the development of Ultem fibers. For further information on SABIC Innovative Plastics' Ultem* resins, please visit the SABIC website. *Trademark of SABIC Innovative Plastics IP BV
is a partner with F.I.T. in the development of PPS fibers. Visit the Ticona website to learn more about this material.
University Research Foundation
is a partner with F.I.T. in developing Capillary Surface Materials
fibers), which was
donated to Clemson by Eastman Chemical Company in 2000. At the
Clemson site you can learn more about the world's most effective
moisture transport fibers.
is a proud member of Inda,
the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry. The Inda site
has information about their publications, conferences and
information about the nonwovens industry.
is a member of the
Nonwovens Cooperative Research Center, where we cooperate
with other nonwovens industry leaders to support groundbreaking research
to advance the state of the art in nonwovens and fiber technology.
is an industrial partner for researchers pursuing technology advances
under the auspices of the
National Textile Center.