New Vistamaxx Grades for Spunbond Processing Deliver Enhanced Elasticity

HOUSTON -- April 12, 2005--ExxonMobil Chemical today announced the addition of two new grades to its family of Vistamaxx(TM) specialty elastomers, both specifically designed to bring greater elasticity to the spunbond processing of nonwoven fabrics. Today's announcement demonstrates the breadth and depth of the revolutionary Vistamaxx product platform, which is derived from the company's...

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Flame Resistant Fabrics provide electric arc protection.

Engineered to meet NFPA 70E Category 2 requirements, DuPont(TM) Protera(TM) Fabrics provide more comfort and longer lifecycle than FR cotton nylon blends. Inherent flame resistance will not diminish through laundering or bleaching and will not require special laundry processing. Available in fabric weights of 6.5 and 8.0 oz/sq-yd, Protera fabrics come in medium blue, khaki, and navy blue colors.

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Polo Custom Products Offers Thermoforming of Fabrics & Foam

Polo Custom Products Offers Thermoforming of Fabrics & Foam

Polo Custom Products announces a New Capability . . .Thermoforming of Fabrics and Foam. Topeka, KS, October 2006. Polo Custom Products is pleased to offer custom thermoformed fabric and foam products to our customers. Demand for thermoformed products for the industries in which our customers operate has increased. The capability is a natural compliment to our extensive custom sewing and sealing...

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New Dyneema-® SB61 Provides More Stopping Power for Soft Body Armor Applications

Next generation DSM technology selected by American Body Armor for Top Protective Vest Model BOSTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2006 - DSM, a worldwide company active in performance materials, announced today it is introducing its newest and strongest ballistic material for soft body armor. The new Dyneema® SB61 offers ultra-high energy absorption to provide significantly increased stopping power, as well...

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Flame Resistant Garments do not deteriorate over time.

Offering natural flame resistance with no melt or drip characteristics, driFIRE(TM) line of hybrid performance wear is engineered to provide moisture management and comfort. They utilize moisture management performance of Dri-releaseÂ-® technology to deliver optimum balance of moisture-wicking and fast-drying performance. Garments combine soft feel with environmentally friendly odor...

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Antimicrobial protects upholstery and bedding fabrics.

With Dimensions Fabrics featuring Nanocide(TM) Antimicrobial, hospitals, clinics, dental offices, and nursing homes can provide environment that is essentially risk-free of contamination. Nanotechnology permanently embeds nanoparticles into surface area of product. When recommended cleaning instructions are followed, nanoparticles cannot be washed away, worn off, or depleted over time.

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Owens Corning Announces Breakthrough Single-End Roving for Wind Energy

WindStrand(TM) Allows Longer, Stiffer, Lighter Blades for up to 20 Percent Less Cost Than Other High-Performance Materials Product is First Application of Company's New Stronger, Lighter High-Performance Reinforcement Platform, HiPer-tex(TM) TOLEDO, Ohio, Feb. 28 -- Owens Corning (BULLETIN BOARD: OWENQ) announced at the European Wind Energy Conference and Exhibition in Athens, Greece, a...

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Fabrics offer anti-odor/antimicrobial properties.

Featuring Smart Silver(TM) nanotechnology, Anti-Odor Fabrics include single-ply polyester at 4-5.5 oz/yd; plaited or double-ply polyester at 4-5.5 oz/yd; fleece in 100, 200, and 300 g, micro-denier and 4-way stretch; and athletic woven and twill at 5-9 oz/yd. SmartSilver additive permanently bonds to fibers without altering native characteristics. Applications include footwear, sporting goods,...

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