Week of Celebration

AATCC is celebrating 100 years of serving the textile industry!

Thank you to our advertisers:

AATCC Foundation 100 for 100

Help AATCC Foundation endow $100,000 worth of scholarships. Support the next generation of textile professionals and receive a limited-edition commemorative lapel pin.


Time Capsule

In 1964, AATCC created a time capsule that represented the American textile industry. In 2021, the capsule was opened and the contents revealed. Plus, a new capsule was filled to represent the modern, global textile industry!

You can get a peak at the new time capsule by watching the videos below explaining items submitted by various members.

Pivotal Publications on Textile Chemistry

Historic research with new introductions and modern context.

Centennial Celebrations

Birthday Greetings from Members & Friends

Share your own greeting! Send links or content to Diana Wyman.

Science History Institute

AATCC history and celebration of AATCC historian Herb Pratt, presented October 13, 2021. Click image to view recording.

China Textile Information Center

SDL Atlas

Textile History

A broad overview of textile history beginning in 8000 BCE, including AATCC highlights from 1921 to today.


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