ExOfficio’s Sol Cool™ Performance Hoody Features NILIT® Breeze

NILIT® Breeze is the secret behind ExOfficio’s new Sol Cool™ Performance Hoody for men and women. ExOfficio designers selected the fabric made with ultra-fine NILIT® Breeze nylon fibers because they are constantly cool to the touch, breathable, and provide UPF 50 protection from ultraviolet rays.  In addition, the Sol Cool™ fabric has a rich but understated…

OEKO-TEX® Examines Supply Chain Transparency

Texworld USA Seminar Series Panel, July 14 at 1:00 PM Consumer demand is growing for home textile products that do not contain harmful levels of dangerous chemicals and are also made in socially and environmentally responsible ways. Third party, independent certifications are important tools manufacturers can use to reassure consumers and retailers that their products…

AEC Narrow Fabrics Awarded OEKO-TEX® Certification

The OEKO-TEX® Association is pleased to announce that AEC Narrow Fabrics (Asheboro Elastics Corporation) has been awarded the OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 certification, that ensures that AEC narrow fabrics have been tested to be free of harmful levels of more than 300 potentially harmful substances. AEC manufactures a broad assortment of knitted and woven narrow fabrics…