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At the European Coatings Show 2019 and Techtextil 2019, Covestro will showcase a new solution for breathable yet waterproof outdoor textiles based on its INSQIN® technology. The coatings are purely water-based.

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At the European Coatings Show 2019, Covestro will present outdoor clothing that owes its functional properties to the company’s INSQIN coating technology at its City of Sustainnovation booth. Read more

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IPC, the Industrial Technical Centre with expertise dedicated to plastic and composite innovation, is presenting two prototypes on its stand at this year’s JEC World in Paris: an intelligent motorcycle helmet and a multifunctional wind turbine blade. Read more

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Riddell and Carbon 3D printed sports helmet liner

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Riddell, a US-based designer and developer of American football helmets, has collaborated with Carbon to bring customised, digital design innovation to head protection through Riddell’s new Diamond helmet platform. Read more

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Evonik introduces TROGAMID® myCX high flow, a new transparent polyamide for demanding optical applications such as premium lenses or high-end visors for ski and snowboard goggles

Evonik

Evonik has developed a new polyamide moulding compound for optical applications. TROGAMID myCX high flow offers clear transparency, excellent wear comfort and high durability along with improved processing capabilities. Read more

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Fish nets are making an appearance on the football pitch – as recycled plastic materials thanks to adidas’s push to bring more recycled plastics into sportswear. Read more

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New materials from Lubrizol, Estane TRX and BounCell-X, allow for innovative solutions for sports and recreation. Read more

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Is your dirty laundry poisoning our marine life?

Tiny fibres from sportswear are polluting sea life from our washing machines - but how to stop it? Read more

11 Jan 2018 09:02 editor's blog

The football World Cup, kicking off in Moscow on June 14th 2018, will feature Adidas balls with a bio-rubber from Arlanxeo. Read more

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Evonik has launched a winter sports high-impact polyamide, Vestamid, on show at Fakuma. Read more

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Airpaq

Airpaq, a backpack firm based in Cologne, has smashed a crowdfunding target by nearly 400 per cent as its pack design proves popular. Read more

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Nike

Nike

Global sportswear brand Nike has revealed that its new Jerseys for the National Basketball Association (NBA) in the US will be made with 20 per cent waste plastic bottles. Read more

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Puma and Covestro team up for sustainable boot. Read more

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Carbon

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Adidas has harnessed Carbon Digital Light Synthesis technology in its Futurecraft 4D trainers, with thousands of these sports shoes entering the market this year. Read more

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Huntsman's new TPU material for sports footwear will be unveiled on the first day of K2016. Read more

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Nike has designed a super-lightweight sprinting shoe with spikes on the sole using 3D printing to increase the overall chances for Allyson Felix in the 2016 Olympics. Read more

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Under Armour's 3D-printed sports shoe sold out shortly after its March 2016 launch and some credit for the breakthrough trainer must go to Lehmann&Voss&Co's tailor-made LUVOSINT TPU for laser sintering. Read more

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Adidas

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Stars come out for recycled plastics in fashion

Are celebrity endorsements the key to ensuring the success of recycled plastics in fashion or is the 'green factor' enough? Or maybe good design holds the most weight with the consumer? EPPM Editor Rose Brooke considers this tri-cornered matter. Read more

14 Apr 2016 11:23 editor's blog

Guest blog: I'll drink to that

Considering the unsung heroes of food and beverage packaging. Jonathan Wilkins, Marketing Director at European Automation, explores the potential of nanotechnology in manufacturing. Read more

23 Nov 2015 11:00 guest blogs

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag's injection moulding expertise is the kingpin in producing high-spec ski boots carrying the prestigious Salomon and Atomic labels, enabling precise, complex manufacturing. Read more

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Sports shoes and 3D printing: a perfect fit?

Training shoes made with 3D printing technology could be a perfect fit for runners around the world. EPPM's Editor and running enthusiast Rose Brooke explores the idea of additive manufacturing the perfect trainers. Read more

9 Nov 2015 16:54 editor's blog

  • At the European Coatings Show 2019 and Techtextil 2019, Covestro will showcase a new solution for breathable yet waterproof outdoor textiles based on its INSQIN® technology. The coatings are purely water-based.

    Covestro

    At the European Coatings Show 2019 and Techtextil 2019, Covestro will showcase a new solution for breathable yet waterproof outdoor textiles based on its INSQIN® technology. The coatings are purely water-based.

    At the European Coatings Show 2019 and Techtextil 2019, Covestro will showcase a new solution for breathable yet waterproof outdoor textiles based on its INSQIN technology. The coatings are purely water-based.

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  • Riddell and Carbon 3D printed sports helmet liner

    Business Wire

    Riddell and Carbon 3D printed sports helmet liner

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