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Dangerous Denim

The textile industry is a major polluter of the environment.  This isn’t new and we’ve posted about it before, see that article HERE. Retaildive.com recently posted an article about the dangers of Denim, how it’s made and how it will need to change in order to save the planet.  Denim is actually one of the largest contributors to the…

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DPW Holdings First Investor Conference

On February 11th, DPW Holdings, Inc. (NYSE American: DPW) a diversified holding company announced it opened registration for its first investor conference on February 25, 2019, with presentations beginning at approximately 9:00am ET.  The presentations introduced DPW to those who are new to the Company, its subsidiaries and investees while updating those more familiar with the Company on the latest…

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Can Fashion Be Sustainable?

BBC Earth recently published a short video entitled “Can Fashion Be Sustainable?” drawing further needed attention to the harmful influence of fast fashion. The fast fashion industry releases waste and chemicals into our rivers, landfills, oceans and the air we breath.  It pollutes environments and drives species to the brink of extinction. BBC Earth asks if there is a…

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11th Annual LD Micro Main Event

MTIX to Present at the 11th Annual LD Micro Main Event Avalanche International, Corp d/b/a MTIX International (OTCBB:AVLP), the parent of MTIX Ltd., the developer and owner of the patented MLSE® (Multiplexed Laser Surface Enhancement) technology, today announced that Phil Mansour, CEO, will present at the LD Micro Main Event XI in Los Angeles, CA, on Thursday, December 6, 2018…

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Innovate Textile & Apparel – Amsterdam

Wednesday, November 7th 2018, marked the kickoff of the inaugural Innovate Textile & Apparel conference presented by the World Textile Innovation Network (WTIN).  Phil Mansour (CEO, MTIX International) and Jahr Turchan (Vice President of Business Development, MTIX Ltd.) gave the closing presentation for the opening day.  Here is the abstract for the presentation. MLSE® (multiplex laser surface enhancement) is…

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Liquid Silk secures $30M funding

Another alternative finishing company has secured funding that was necessary for it to scale up its operations.  US based Silk Inc. is the developer of Liquid Silk, a solution derived from natural silk and is marketed as a green alternative to some synthetic coatings. This Series B funding raised $30 Million and the major investors are names like Kraft,…

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Multi-faceted Textile Conference to Explore Industry 4.0 and Smart Innovation

WTIN issued a press release on PRNewswire today discussing the details of it’s upcoming Textile Conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands.  In a previous post, we mentioned that MTIX is both sponsoring and presenting at this conference.  Here’s a link to that post. This Multi-faceted conference has two main segments.  Textile 4.0 will explore the latest developments, market trends and future…

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MTIX to Sponsor 2018 Future Textile Awards

Technical innovation and imagination will be recognised at the Future Textile Awards, whose finalists have been announced. Winners will be revealed at a special reception during the Innovate Textile & Apparel Europe event, held in Amsterdam on 7 November.  MTIX International is a key sponsor for the Re:Think Textiles and Textile 4.0 conferences. MTIX will also be presenting the…

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Dangers of Fast Fashion

Stacey Dooley is an investigative journalist for BBC. Recently she has done a number of reports on the negative environmental impact of Fast Fashion. In the Tweet below there is a link to a video where she visits an area that used to be the Aral sea. What used to be one of the largest bodies of freshwater in…

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Protective Wear article talks about MLSE®

The World Textile Information Network released an industry report about Protective Wear on September 3, 2018.  This article featured a section focused on using MLSE® for the finishing of textiles.  Here is that section. Finishing with MLSE® MLSE® (multiplex laser surface enhancement) is a patented novel textile technology for finishing applications, such as the functionalisation of fabric, which supports…

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