|Business Textiles and Nonwovens Resources|
Business Textiles and Nonwovens Resources sites
|BIR. Bureau of International Recycling|
Belgium. International trade federation for the recycling industry , focused on ferrous and non-ferrous metals , paper , textiles , plastics and rubber.
|BTTG. British Textile Technology Group|
UK. Independent textile and nonwovens research and technology center , also providing services to a range of other spheres of industry and commerce.
|CSIR. Fiber & Textile|
South Africa. Statutory research council of the South African government , providing technology solutions to the industry , establishing ventures , and licensing intellectual property. Research and development activities in fiber , textiles and clothing tec
|CSIRO Textile and Fiber Technology|
Australia. Institution for applied research , development , consulting and education services to the global wool , cotton , textile , clothing and leather industries. Business arm of the Australian Cotton Cooperative Research Organization.
|DVS. German Welding Society|
Non-profit technical and scientific society for individuals and companies , involved in research and education on matters relating to the joining , cutting and coating of metallic and non-metallic materials , composite materials and technical textiles and
|Fiber and Fabric|
Education and information resource for children and students about natural and synthetic fibers , and textile , nonwovens and printing technologies. Links to fiber sites. EduScape site , created by Anette Lamb and Larry Johnson.
|International Textile Center|
USA. Non-profit organization of the Texas Tech University , dedicated to applied research , testing and evaluation of textile fabrics , fibers and processes. Extensive library of articles on cotton growing and processing.
|IPFDD. Institute for Polymer Research Dresden|
Germany. Public institute for application oriented fundamental research in polymer architecture , interaction mechanisms , and fundamental materials. Activities in fiber reinforced composites , modified polymer membranes , and meltspun nonwovens. List of le
|ITA. Institut für Textiltechnik|
Germany. Competence center and research institute for man-made fiber , nonwovens and textile technology , and mechanical engineering. Links to related sites. Multi-lingual site.
|ITCF. Institute for Textile Chemistry and Chemical Fibers Denkendorf|
Germany. Government funded institute for fundamental and applied research , and technology transfer in the field of fibers and textiles with regard to manufacturing , modification , characterization and processing. English and German.
|National Textile Center|
USA. Federally funded consortium of universities , dedicated to applied research on fibers , textiles and related subjects. Searchable database of past and present research projects.
|SAMPE. Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering|
USA. International professional member society , provides information on new materials and process technologies through forums , publications and books.
|SATRA Technology Centre|
UK. Authority on the technical aspects of footwear , leathergoods , apparel , toys , safety products , furniture , floorcoverings , construction products and homeware. Involved in product research and development , material and component evaluation , quality ass
|Saxon Textile Research Institute|
Germany. Application oriented research and development projects for the textile and nonwovens industries. Also , laboratory testing and certification services. English and German.
Karen Miller's blog and encyclopedia presenting photos and entries about textile fibers , yarns and fabrics , dyeing , printing and finishing technologies , textile design and designers , machinery and applications.