Miscellaneous Fabrics and Cloths

Miscellaneous Fabrics and Cloths

Flame-Resistant Fabric offers electric arc protection.

Featuring inherent flame resistance that will not diminish through laundering, bleaching, or wear, DuPont(TM) Protera(TM) fabrics are engineered to protect against electric arc hazards. They meet NFPA 70E Category 2 and National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) requirements while promoting comfort for electricians in industrial segments as well as utility workers. Garments made with this material do...

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Dow Corning® Active Protection System Wins Celebrated R&D 100 Award

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning® Active Protection System was recognized as one of the 100 most technologically significant products introduced in the past year, earning this "smart fabric" the R&D 100 honor. Sponsored by R&D Magazine, the R&D 100 Awards began 45 years ago and provide a mark of excellence known to industry, government, and academia as proof that a product is one of the...

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Microfiber Cloth provides antimicrobial protection.

WypAll Microfiber Cloths feature Microban Antimicrobial Product Protection that removes bacteria from non-porous surfaces and helps prevent cross-contamination between surfaces. When bacteria come in contact with cloth, Microban penetrates cell wall of bacteria making it unable to function, grow, and reproduce. Thick, heavy, durable, and absorbent cloths hold up to 8x their weight in liquid and...

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Dow Corning Wins Prestigious Techtextil Innovation Award

Dow Corning® Active Protection System takes New Applications prize MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - An eight-member jury of leading textile experts named the Dow Corning® Active Protection System as a 2007 Techtextil Innovation Award winner in the New Applications category. The award was presented June 11 in the Congress Center Messe in Frankfurt, Germany. The patented Active Protection...

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Ballistic Material suits both body and vehicle armor.

Transparent to radar, Spectra Shield® II fiber-based material is made from ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene using gel-spinning process. It exhibits resistance to chemicals, waters, and UV light as well as vibration damping, flex fatigue, and internal fiber-friction characteristics. Material is used for ballistic protection and security applications, from bullet-resistant vests,...

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Auburn Manufacturing Now Offers 17 Hot Work Safety Fabrics Tested to ANSI/FM 4950 Standard

MECHANIC FALLS, Maine - (June 14, 2007) - Auburn Manufacturing, Inc., the leading U.S. manufacturer of extreme temperature textiles for use in hot work/welding operations, now offers 17 fabrics tested and rated to ANSI/FM 4950 - the first performance-based standard for fire blanket. The products were tested by third-party certifier FM Approvals, a subsidiary of insurer FM Global. According to...

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Sto Corp. Advances Waterproofing Technology

ATLANTA - (March 16, 2007) Sto Corp., the innovative world leader in cladding, coating, and restoration systems, has advanced the technology of the StoGuard(TM) spray-on building wrap product line with StoGuard(TM) Fabric. Also introduced as part of this same system is a new fabric product called StoGuard RediCorner for use in rough openings. StoGuard Fabric is a non-woven cloth reinforcement...

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AGIS Adds Custom-Sewn Fabric Specialties to High Temp Product Line

AGIS, LLC, manufacturer and distributor of industrial sealing products, has added custom-sewn, heat-resistant fabric specialty items to its line-up of high temperature safety products. Among the products that Agis manufactures to customer specs or blueprints are: welding and furnace curtains, fire and insulation blankets, drape cloths, drop cloths, aprons, flue sleeves, flexible expansion joints,...

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Dow Corning to Present New Impact Protection Technology at AATCC's IC&E

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of silicone solutions for the textile industry, will present its new, patented impact protection technology - the Dow Corning® Active Protection System - at AATCC's 2006 International Conference & Exhibition this fall in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The presentation, How Silicon-based Technology Provides Defense and Comfort to...

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Textiles and Leather Solutions

SGMA invites Dow Corning to present at new sports technology meeting MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA) has invited Dow Corning Corporation, a leading global innovator in silicone materials for the textile industry, to be part of a small, select group of presenters for its first Sports and Technology Convergence. The event, designed to connect leading...

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