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New criteria on flame retardants

It's been reported that Oeko-Tex Standard 100, an international testing and certification system for textiles, limiting the use of certain chemicals has banned the use of two types of fabric flame retardants and have also restricted the use of certain phthalates in interior textiles and outerwear.

New StampaJet textile digital printer launched

Digifab of the USA have launched a new StampaJet, a digital textile printer that they claim is a new generation high speed textile printer that utilises a self-cleaning adhesive belt transport system.

Conect in Melbourne to have Open Day to showcase Heat Transfer products

Conect is pleased to confirm that we will have an open day on December Monday the 8th in Melbourne in conjunction with Siser Heat Transfer products to show case their range of products and how they can add value to the sports garment and clothing markets.

Green does not necessarily equal ecological

Many manufacturers label their products “green” without really being able to furnish proof of ecological harmlessness. The Oeko-Tex Standard has clearly raised the bar for the textiles industry in this regard.

Azon introduce their Texpro

Croation company Azon have introduced a textile printer cal TexPro, a unit that they claim will print up to 70 light T-Shirts an hour. If white ink is being used, the production rate falls to about 12-15 shirts per hours.

Silicon inks make the difference

Xtep, a Chinese clothing manufacturer have launched a new screen printed sportswear line using silicone textile printing inks from Dow Corning that have a good performance and environmental profile.

Japan's Dai Nippon Printing to offer solar cells

It's been reported in Japan that Japanese printing company Dai Nippon Printing Co and textile maker Gunze Ltd are each working to commercialise inexpensive, pigment-sensitised solar cells as early as 2010, joining the ranks of nonelectronics companies trying to break into the solar cell business.

Gandi and 3P fabrics team up for Tokyo show

At Sign & Display 2008 Tokyo/Japan (August 28-30, 2008) Gandinnovations will partner with3P InkJet Textiles AG to produce output that will show both products off to best advantage.

Sawgrass Technologies Earns International Accolades

Sawgrass Technologies was recently honoured by two European printing industry trade organisations for its printing innovations and environmentally friendly products.

Kornit 933 ends beta site period

Kornit Digital has announced the successful conclusion of the Kornit 933 beta site period and its availability for sale.

Market research report on the textile printing market

The evolution of textile printing market has been driven by market opportunities created by digital printing, large format printers, innovation in inks and unique colour management standards.