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Flammability in Textiles and Polymers

Join AATCC for Flammability in Textiles and Polymers on June 16-17, 2021. This  two-day virtual event will feature industry leaders and academic experts discussing a variety of topics including innovation, research, technology, and challenges in the world of FR and flammability.

E-Textiles Exploratory Series

Join AATCC and a talented group of subject matter experts for the E-Textiles Exploratory Series taking place July 21 – September 15, 2021 This 5-part virtual series will feature industry experts presenting a variety of topics including safety, data privacy, standards, methodology, cyber security, commercialization, as well as E-Textiles fundamentals. All five presentations will be […]

Natural Dyes for Textiles

Join AATCC for Natural Dyes for Textiles on May 19-20, 2021! This two-day virtual event will be hosted by industry leaders, innovative creators, and top experts in the world of natural dyes. Discussions will explore market intel, dyestuff innovation, quality management, transparency, product development, and more!

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Flammability in Textiles and Polymers

Join AATCC for Flammability in Textiles and Polymers on June 16-17, 2021. This  two-day virtual event will feature industry leaders and academic experts discussing a variety of topics including innovation, research, technology, and challenges in the world of FR and flammability.

E-Textiles Exploratory Series

Join AATCC and a talented group of subject matter experts for the E-Textiles Exploratory Series taking place July 21 – September 15, 2021 This 5-part virtual series will feature industry experts presenting a variety of topics including safety, data privacy, standards, methodology, cyber security, commercialization, as well as E-Textiles fundamentals. All five presentations will be […]

Natural Dyes for Textiles

Join AATCC for Natural Dyes for Textiles on May 19-20, 2021! This two-day virtual event will be hosted by industry leaders, innovative creators, and top experts in the world of natural dyes. Discussions will explore market intel, dyestuff innovation, quality management, transparency, product development, and more!

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Simulation for Textile Design

Simulation for Textile Design Recorded April 28, 2021 Presented by  Traci Lamar, PhD, and Lisa Chapman, PhD,  North Carolina State University Simulation has the potential to replace all or part of the prototyping process and is increasingly considered a pre-production strategy for reducing time and cost. Faculty at NC State University are incorporating simulation technology […]

Digital Printing Color Management and Evaluation

Digital Printing Color Management and Evaluation Recorded April 21, 2021 Presented by Jiajun Liu, PhD, and Lisa Chapman, PhD, North Carolina State University Digital printing is increasingly considered an important process in reproduction of colored substrates in the textile sector. Compared to conventional screen printing technologies, the advantages of digital textile printing include speed to […]

Rebuilding the Textile Talent Pipeline

Rebuilding the Textile Talent Pipeline:  A conversation on ways to recruit and retain talent in our industry Recorded March 24, 2021 Moderator: Jasmine Cox, Textile Technology Center at Gaston College Panelists: Apurba Banerjee, PhD, Milwaukee Tool; Sara Chester, The Industrial Commons; Monica Jackson-Buxton, PhD, Parkdale Inc. This digital lab is offered at no cost to […]

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Introduction to 4D Textiles

Introduction to 4D Textiles Recorded March 4, 2021 Presented by Chris Pastore, PhD, Professor of Transdisciplinary Studies and Engineering, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, Thomas Jefferson University 4D Textiles are structures that respond to environment forces.  Typically these are produced by combining 3D printing with textile materials.  The behavior is achieved by storing […]

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Overview of Color and Colorants for Textiles

Overview of Color and Colorants for Textiles Recorded February 18, 2021 Presented by Tova N. Williams, PhD, Southeast Reagent Sales Account Manager, TCI America Color is ubiquitous and can be produced for aesthetic and/or functional purposes.  Both natural and synthetic (man-made) colorants can be used to apply color to a variety of materials including textiles, […]

Efficacy Testing of Antimicrobial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Efficacy Testing of Antimicrobial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Recorded February 10, 2021 Presented by Matthew Hardwick, PhD, President/CEO, ResInnova Laboratories This digital lab is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. AATCC is pleased to […]

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Fit Technology: Balancing Shareholder and Stakeholder Value

Fit Technology: Balancing Shareholder and Stakeholder Value – The new rules of fit as a consumer-centric practice Recorded January 27, 2021 Presented by Jessica Couch, Founder, Luxor + Finch Consulting This presentation will focus on how fit based technology and strategies are the future of digital and physical retail. It will explore conventional and unconventional fit solutions addressing fit as […]

EBSCO Presents: Textile Technology Complete

EBSCO Presents: Textile Technology Complete Recorded January 12, 2021 Presented by Greg Weyman, EBSCO Information Services  Did you know AATCC members receive free access to the EBSCO Textile Technology Complete database?  This full-text database covers the scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing. Formerly the Institute of Textile Technology’s Textile Technology Digest, this resource […]

Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing Recorded December 3, 2020 Presented […]

Fate of Textile Microfibers Released During Home Laundering in Aquatic Environments: The Effect of Fabric Type, Washing Conditions, and Finishes

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Fate of Textile Microfibers Released During Home Laundering in Aquatic Environments: The Effect […]

What is Sustainability?

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. What is Sustainability? Recorded November 5, 2020 Presented by Renee Lamb, Assistant Professor, […]

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How does LED Lighting Impact Supply Chain Color Control?

How does LED Lighting Impact Supply Chain Color Control? Recorded October 28, 2020 Presented by Ann Laidlaw, ACL Color Consulting LLC LED light sources are an important part of the retail environment. This presentation will provide an overview of the application of LED sources in retail, including managing color in a global supply chain and […]

Go Straight to Production – Eliminate Lab Dip Submissions

Go Straight to Production – Eliminate Lab Dip Submissions Recorded October 22, 2020 Presented by Keith Dartley, Swisstex Direct This presentation will address the following: Eliminate lab dip and bulk submits Definable capability Traceable performance Open transparency ROI & value About the Speaker Keith Dartley is the president and co-founder of Swisstex Direct, LLC, a […]

LEDs – What, Why and How

LEDs – What, Why and How Recorded October 21, 2020 Presented by Roland Connelly, RoLyn Group Color Consultants As LEDs become more ubiquitous in everyday life, it is critical to understand the impact they have on our perception of color, especially in textiles. This session will explore fundamentals of lighting, how color is affected by […]

Low-cost Measurement of Facemask Efficacy for Filtering Expelled Droplets During Speech

Research Discussion and Live Q&A: Low-cost Measurement of Facemask Efficacy for Filtering Expelled Droplets During Speech Recorded September 24, 2020 Presented by Dr. David Grass, Research Associate, Warren Group, Dept of Chemistry, Duke University This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for […]

Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team Webinar

Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team Webinar Recorded August 26, 2020 Presented by Jean Hoskin, former Director of Color Services at Macy’s Join Jean Hoskin, former Director of Color Services at Macy’s, as she presents Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team. Visual approval of color for production requires the evaluation of lab dyeings, print strike […]

How to Reduce Risk in Major R&D Projects… With Confidence Webinar

How to Reduce Risk in Major R&D Projects… With Confidence Webinar Recorded July 23, 2020 Presented by Dan Adams, President of The AIM Institute Dan and his team have recently developed a whole new approach to managing large, high-impact R&D projects. With this method, you’ll confidently uncover and defuse “landmines” that blow up schedules, projects […]

Overview of Surgical Mask and Respirator Requirements Webinar

Overview of Surgical Mask and Respirator Requirements Webinar Recorded July 9, 2020 Presented by Matthew McGarrity, SGS – North America, Inc. This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. AATCC is pleased to announce […]

Drive Organic Growth… with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews Webinar

Drive Organic Growth… with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews Webinar Recorded June 29, 2020 Presented by Dan Adams, President of The AIM Institute Learn how to put your B2B advantages to work, so you can go beyond “hand-me-down” consumer voice-of-customer methods. Great interviewing leads to better customer insights and then superior new products… and ultimately rapid, profitable, […]

Hydrostatic Pressure Testing for Textiles Webinar

Hydrostatic Pressure Testing for Textiles Webinar Recorded June 3, 2020 Presented by Erika Simmons, AATCC Technical Director This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. Hydrostatic pressure testing is required for level 2 and […]

Impact Penetration Testing for Textiles Webinar

Impact Penetration Testing for Textile Webinar Recorded May 28, 2020 Presented by Diana Wyman, AATCC Executive Vice President This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. Impact penetration testing measures the amount of […]

Application of Fiber Reactive Dyes by the Exhaust Process

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2010 Presented by Doug Blanton, Huntsman International, LLC The presentation focuses on the structure, attributes, performance characteristics, and end use benefits of fiber reactive dyes. It includes a discussion of the mechanism by which fiber reactive dyes bond […]

Determine Stretch, Recovery and Growth of Elastic Fabrics – A Review on Different Test Methods Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 26, 2018 Presented by Min Zhu, Technical Director, Softlines, SGS North America, Inc. In this webinar, multiple test methods of stretch properties of knitted and woven fabrics will be introduced, and the detailed testing process of each will be explained. […]

Cracking the Care Label Code Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 28, 2018 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS Consumer and Retail Services This presentation is an introduction to FTC Care Labelling rules and how they impact the retailer.  Test methods used to determine and verify care instructions, such as dimensional stability, […]

Pigment Applications for Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 26, 2017 Presented by Gerald (Jerry) Fitzpatrick, Sales Manager, First Source Worldwide and Doug Thompson, Product Manager, First Source Worldwide Key points to be addressed in this webinar include: Insight of the chemical basis of pigmentation Discussion of pigment types […]

Natural Dyes and the “Farm to Fashion” Movement Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 4, 2017 Presented by Ajoy K. Sarkar and Jeffrey Silberman, Fashion Institute of Technology As a growing way to compete with large brands, and as a means for designers to produce unique products, farm-to-fashion circular economy is a growing movement […]

Understanding High Visibility Safety Apparel – The ANSI/ISEA 107-2015 HVSA Performance Specification Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 29, 2017 Presented by Adam R. Varley and Patrick A. Ayers, Vartest Laboratories ANSI/ISEA 107 compliant High Visibility Safety Apparel are required by the Federal Highway Administration to be worn by all workers on any public access roadway and are […]

Sustainable Approaches to Textile Processing: Where are We and What’s Next Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2016 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar Ph.D., Texas Tech University Sustainability 360 should take into account environmental, economic and energy sustainability. Within these three pillars of sustainability, factors such as processing, material cost, and labor need careful consideration. Sustainable approaches, […]

ITMA 2015: Advances in Textile Wet Processing Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 12, 2016 Presented by Peter J. Hauser Ph.D., North Carolina State University The textile wet processing industry is a major user of the world’s resources of water and energy.  Recognizing that these resources are limited, the textile industry is developing […]

Fundamentals of Yarn and Fabric Preparation Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded January 28, 2016 Presented by Edwin T. Turner, Associate Director, Technical Services, Cotton Incorporated The preparation webinar will cover yarn and fabric lubricants/finishes and/or sizes that must be removed before subsequent processing, analysis to aid identification of materials to be […]

Testing Stretch and Recovery – What Do the Numbers Mean? Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 1, 2015 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS, Consumer Testing Services This webinar will review in detail four test methods currently used in the apparel industry for measuring stretch, growth, and recovery properties of knit and woven fabrics made with elastic yarns. […]

Basics of Sulfur Dyeing Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded September 10, 2015 Presented by Leon Moser, Consultant This webinar will provide a brief overview of the history and early development of sulfur dyes as well as a discussion of the basic properties of the modern dyes. The advantages and disadvantages of using these […]

Merging Compliance and Regulatory Requirements into Textile R&D Webinar

Register  (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded April 23, 2015 Presented by Joe Walkuski, TEXbase The increasing demands of social compliance and regulatory requirements are forcing the industry to rethink our approach to textile research and development.It’s a brave new world out there, with increasing complexity above […]

UV Protective Clothing – Best Practices Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded April 30, 2014 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS, Consumer Testing Services This webinar will cover: General background on UPF, what it is, why it’s importance is increasing globally Review of test methods used to determine UPF value, as well as sample […]

Filtration by Fibrous Materials Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded April 23, 2014 Presented by Seshadri S. Ramkumar, Texas Tech University The need for efficient and cost effective filters is growing in significance with the unpredictable changes in climatic conditions world over. Additionally, recent pollution related problems in developing countries […]

Enzymes, Fibers, and Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded August 29, 2013 Presented by Ian R. Hardin, Georgia Power Company Professor Emeritus of Textile Science University of Georgia This webinar will introduce the participants to enzymes as catalysts for the reactions that occur in plants and animals. The major classes […]

Color Standards Update Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 20, 2013 Presented by Roland L. Connelly, Sr., RoLyn Group The understanding and proper use of color standards is vital to successfully dealing with an international supply chain and production of quality color products. This presentation is designed to help […]

Nanotechnology in Textiles Webinar

Register  (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded March 7, 2013 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Nanotechnology has practical and commercial applications in textiles particularly in the area of functional finishing and defense. This presentation will provide an overview of the field and discuss new applications that […]

Protective Textiles Webinar

Register  (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded January 23, 2013 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Protective Textiles and formulations are ubiquitous these days whether in a hospital or a restroom environment. A good understanding of the importance of textiles and related materials for providing improvements in […]

Color & Lighting: Best Practices Today Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded August 30, 2012 Presented by Ann C. Laidlaw, X-Rite Inc. Light sources are changing. Regulations around the world are driving improved energy efficiency, technological developments result in more choices, and businesses respond to on-going pressure to reduce operating costs. In the […]

Nonwoven Processes & Products Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 26, 2012 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Nonwovens is a growth sector with a growth estimated to be 3-5 percent. Single-use and semi durable textile products are predominantly made using nonwoven processes. The webinar will focus on the […]

Technical Textiles Opportunities Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded May 3, 2012 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Technical textiles are value-added textile materials that find predominantly non-commodity applications. This encompasses the entire textile supply chain from fiber to fashion and is a growth segment within the textile industry. […]

Processing Fundamentals of Stretch Fabrics Containing Spandex Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded March 2, 2012 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA Fabrics containing spandex elastomeric fibers are increasingly popular is all types of apparel. This webinar will include the properties of spandex, typical wet processing routes, and processing issues such as […]

Mechanical Finishing in Textile Processing Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded January 19, 2012 Presented by Len Farias, Cotton Incorporated Mechanical finishing can impart specific attributes to a fabric with respect to shrinkage control, surface appearance and surface effects to impact fabric softness and hand. This webinar will review the various mechanical […]

Introduction to Color Evaluation Part 2 Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded August 11, 2011 Presented by Ann C. Laidlaw, X-Rite Inc. This presentation will include specific aspects of both visual and instrumental color evaluation, including metamerism, color inconstancy, more on color difference, UV control, and sample presentation. Ann C. Laidlaw, X-Rite Inc. […]

Chemical Finishing of Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 28, 2011 Presented by Len Farias, Cotton Incorporated Chemical finishes can impart various performance features and characteristics to textile fabrics. An overview will be discussed for various softener types and finishes that can provide soil/oil repellency, flame retardancy, antimicrobial and […]

AATCC Printing Color Test Methods, Printer printing on fabric

Digital Textile Printing, Part 2 – Opportunities, Challenges, and Strategies Webinar sponsored by AATCC and [TC]2

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 11, 2011 Presented by Mary Ankeny, Cotton Incorporated; Richard Malachowski; and Chris Moore, Strada Verde There has been tremendous advancement in digital textile printing solutions over recent years. Once again, AATCC and [TC]² have partnered to provide an update on […]

AATCC Printing Color Test Methods, Printer printing on fabric

Digital Textile Printing, Part 1 – Bigger, Stronger, Faster Webinar sponsored by AATCC and [TC]2

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 28, 2011 Presented by Kerry King, [TC]2 and Carly Spano, Cotton Incorporated In digital printing there are many variables that can influence color reproduction. Profiling is one area that receives a lot of attention. However there are many other issues […]

Fundamentals of Direct Dyes

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded March 31, 2011 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA The presentation will cover dyeing cellulosics (cotton, rayon) and their blends. The advantages and limitations, markets, dyeing chemistry and mechanisms, dye selection and parameters, and generalized dyeing procedures for direct […]

Fundamentals of Cationic (Basic) Dyes

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded February 24, 2011 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA The Fundamentals of Cationic (Basic) Dyes will cover their application to acrylic, modacrylic, cationic-dyeable polyester, and aramids. Opening with a general overview of cationic dyes, the presentation will focus on […]

Dyeing with Vat Dyes Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded January 27, 2011 Presented by Don Carrigan, Passaic Color & Chemical The presentation on vat dyes will cover both exhaust and continuous applications. A discussion of the various sub-classes of vats along with application chemistry and parameters will be included. The […]

Dyeing with Acid Dyes

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded December 16, 2010 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA The webinar focus on nylon with related comments to other acid dyeable fibers. Included in this presentation will be an understanding of the different types of acid dyes as […]

Application of Fiber Reactive Dyes by the Exhaust Process

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2010 Presented by Doug Blanton, Huntsman International, LLC The presentation focuses on the structure, attributes, performance characteristics, and end use benefits of fiber reactive dyes. It includes a discussion of the mechanism by which fiber reactive dyes bond […]

Fundamentals of Disperse Dyes in Exhaust Application

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 28, 2010 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA The webinar covers applicable fibers, with emphasis on polyester. Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA Nelson E. Houser is Vice-President of Technical Services for M. Dohmen USA. A 1967 […]

Overview of Dye Classes and Methods of Coloration

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded September 30, 2010 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA The first in a series of AATCC Webinars focused on the fundamentals of wet processing, this presentation is an overview of the major fibers and dye classes involved, general […]

Chemical Processes & Applications

Flammability in Textiles and Polymers

Join AATCC for Flammability in Textiles and Polymers on June 16-17, 2021. This  two-day virtual event will feature industry leaders and academic experts discussing a variety of topics including innovation, research, technology, and challenges in the world of FR and flammability.

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Overview of Color and Colorants for Textiles

Overview of Color and Colorants for Textiles Recorded February 18, 2021 Presented by Tova N. Williams, PhD, Southeast Reagent Sales Account Manager, TCI America Color is ubiquitous and can be produced for aesthetic and/or functional purposes.  Both natural and synthetic (man-made) colorants can be used to apply color to a variety of materials including textiles, […]

Application of Fiber Reactive Dyes by the Exhaust Process

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2010 Presented by Doug Blanton, Huntsman International, LLC The presentation focuses on the structure, attributes, performance characteristics, and end use benefits of fiber reactive dyes. It includes a discussion of the mechanism by which fiber reactive dyes bond […]

Pigment Applications for Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 26, 2017 Presented by Gerald (Jerry) Fitzpatrick, Sales Manager, First Source Worldwide and Doug Thompson, Product Manager, First Source Worldwide Key points to be addressed in this webinar include: Insight of the chemical basis of pigmentation Discussion of pigment types […]

ITMA 2015: Advances in Textile Wet Processing Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 12, 2016 Presented by Peter J. Hauser Ph.D., North Carolina State University The textile wet processing industry is a major user of the world’s resources of water and energy.  Recognizing that these resources are limited, the textile industry is developing […]

Basics of Sulfur Dyeing Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded September 10, 2015 Presented by Leon Moser, Consultant This webinar will provide a brief overview of the history and early development of sulfur dyes as well as a discussion of the basic properties of the modern dyes. The advantages and disadvantages of using these […]

Processing Fundamentals of Stretch Fabrics Containing Spandex Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded March 2, 2012 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA Fabrics containing spandex elastomeric fibers are increasingly popular is all types of apparel. This webinar will include the properties of spandex, typical wet processing routes, and processing issues such as […]

Mechanical Finishing in Textile Processing Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded January 19, 2012 Presented by Len Farias, Cotton Incorporated Mechanical finishing can impart specific attributes to a fabric with respect to shrinkage control, surface appearance and surface effects to impact fabric softness and hand. This webinar will review the various mechanical […]

Chemical Finishing of Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 28, 2011 Presented by Len Farias, Cotton Incorporated Chemical finishes can impart various performance features and characteristics to textile fabrics. An overview will be discussed for various softener types and finishes that can provide soil/oil repellency, flame retardancy, antimicrobial and […]

Fundamentals of Direct Dyes

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded March 31, 2011 Presented by Nelson E. Houser, M. Dohmen USA The presentation will cover dyeing cellulosics (cotton, rayon) and their blends. The advantages and limitations, markets, dyeing chemistry and mechanisms, dye selection and parameters, and generalized dyeing procedures for direct […]

Color Science & Applications

Natural Dyes for Textiles

Join AATCC for Natural Dyes for Textiles on May 19-20, 2021! This two-day virtual event will be hosted by industry leaders, innovative creators, and top experts in the world of natural dyes. Discussions will explore market intel, dyestuff innovation, quality management, transparency, product development, and more!

Digital Printing Color Management and Evaluation

Digital Printing Color Management and Evaluation Recorded April 21, 2021 Presented by Jiajun Liu, PhD, and Lisa Chapman, PhD, North Carolina State University Digital printing is increasingly considered an important process in reproduction of colored substrates in the textile sector. Compared to conventional screen printing technologies, the advantages of digital textile printing include speed to […]

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Overview of Color and Colorants for Textiles

Overview of Color and Colorants for Textiles Recorded February 18, 2021 Presented by Tova N. Williams, PhD, Southeast Reagent Sales Account Manager, TCI America Color is ubiquitous and can be produced for aesthetic and/or functional purposes.  Both natural and synthetic (man-made) colorants can be used to apply color to a variety of materials including textiles, […]

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How does LED Lighting Impact Supply Chain Color Control?

How does LED Lighting Impact Supply Chain Color Control? Recorded October 28, 2020 Presented by Ann Laidlaw, ACL Color Consulting LLC LED light sources are an important part of the retail environment. This presentation will provide an overview of the application of LED sources in retail, including managing color in a global supply chain and […]

Go Straight to Production – Eliminate Lab Dip Submissions

Go Straight to Production – Eliminate Lab Dip Submissions Recorded October 22, 2020 Presented by Keith Dartley, Swisstex Direct This presentation will address the following: Eliminate lab dip and bulk submits Definable capability Traceable performance Open transparency ROI & value About the Speaker Keith Dartley is the president and co-founder of Swisstex Direct, LLC, a […]

LEDs – What, Why and How

LEDs – What, Why and How Recorded October 21, 2020 Presented by Roland Connelly, RoLyn Group Color Consultants As LEDs become more ubiquitous in everyday life, it is critical to understand the impact they have on our perception of color, especially in textiles. This session will explore fundamentals of lighting, how color is affected by […]

Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team Webinar

Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team Webinar Recorded August 26, 2020 Presented by Jean Hoskin, former Director of Color Services at Macy’s Join Jean Hoskin, former Director of Color Services at Macy’s, as she presents Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team. Visual approval of color for production requires the evaluation of lab dyeings, print strike […]

Application of Fiber Reactive Dyes by the Exhaust Process

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2010 Presented by Doug Blanton, Huntsman International, LLC The presentation focuses on the structure, attributes, performance characteristics, and end use benefits of fiber reactive dyes. It includes a discussion of the mechanism by which fiber reactive dyes bond […]

Pigment Applications for Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 26, 2017 Presented by Gerald (Jerry) Fitzpatrick, Sales Manager, First Source Worldwide and Doug Thompson, Product Manager, First Source Worldwide Key points to be addressed in this webinar include: Insight of the chemical basis of pigmentation Discussion of pigment types […]

Natural Dyes and the “Farm to Fashion” Movement Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 4, 2017 Presented by Ajoy K. Sarkar and Jeffrey Silberman, Fashion Institute of Technology As a growing way to compete with large brands, and as a means for designers to produce unique products, farm-to-fashion circular economy is a growing movement […]

Consumers & Commerce

Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing Recorded December 3, 2020 Presented […]

Fate of Textile Microfibers Released During Home Laundering in Aquatic Environments: The Effect of Fabric Type, Washing Conditions, and Finishes

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Fate of Textile Microfibers Released During Home Laundering in Aquatic Environments: The Effect […]

What is Sustainability?

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. What is Sustainability? Recorded November 5, 2020 Presented by Renee Lamb, Assistant Professor, […]

Drive Organic Growth… with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews Webinar

Drive Organic Growth… with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews Webinar Recorded June 29, 2020 Presented by Dan Adams, President of The AIM Institute Learn how to put your B2B advantages to work, so you can go beyond “hand-me-down” consumer voice-of-customer methods. Great interviewing leads to better customer insights and then superior new products… and ultimately rapid, profitable, […]

Natural Dyes and the “Farm to Fashion” Movement Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 4, 2017 Presented by Ajoy K. Sarkar and Jeffrey Silberman, Fashion Institute of Technology As a growing way to compete with large brands, and as a means for designers to produce unique products, farm-to-fashion circular economy is a growing movement […]

Emerging Technology

E-Textiles Exploratory Series

Join AATCC and a talented group of subject matter experts for the E-Textiles Exploratory Series taking place July 21 – September 15, 2021 This 5-part virtual series will feature industry experts presenting a variety of topics including safety, data privacy, standards, methodology, cyber security, commercialization, as well as E-Textiles fundamentals. All five presentations will be […]

magazine, newsletters, journals, articles, AJOR, Order Publications, Blog, Historical/ADR, AJOR/Journal

Simulation for Textile Design

Simulation for Textile Design Recorded April 28, 2021 Presented by  Traci Lamar, PhD, and Lisa Chapman, PhD,  North Carolina State University Simulation has the potential to replace all or part of the prototyping process and is increasingly considered a pre-production strategy for reducing time and cost. Faculty at NC State University are incorporating simulation technology […]

meeting, course, lab, chemistry, learning, online, event, information, demonstration, view, module, learn,

Introduction to 4D Textiles

Introduction to 4D Textiles Recorded March 4, 2021 Presented by Chris Pastore, PhD, Professor of Transdisciplinary Studies and Engineering, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, Thomas Jefferson University 4D Textiles are structures that respond to environment forces.  Typically these are produced by combining 3D printing with textile materials.  The behavior is achieved by storing […]

meeting, course, lab, chemistry, learning, online, event, information, demonstration, view, module, learn,

Fit Technology: Balancing Shareholder and Stakeholder Value

Fit Technology: Balancing Shareholder and Stakeholder Value – The new rules of fit as a consumer-centric practice Recorded January 27, 2021 Presented by Jessica Couch, Founder, Luxor + Finch Consulting This presentation will focus on how fit based technology and strategies are the future of digital and physical retail. It will explore conventional and unconventional fit solutions addressing fit as […]

LEDs – What, Why and How

LEDs – What, Why and How Recorded October 21, 2020 Presented by Roland Connelly, RoLyn Group Color Consultants As LEDs become more ubiquitous in everyday life, it is critical to understand the impact they have on our perception of color, especially in textiles. This session will explore fundamentals of lighting, how color is affected by […]

Marketing & Claim Substantiation

Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing Recorded December 3, 2020 Presented […]

Professional Development

Rebuilding the Textile Talent Pipeline

Rebuilding the Textile Talent Pipeline:  A conversation on ways to recruit and retain talent in our industry Recorded March 24, 2021 Moderator: Jasmine Cox, Textile Technology Center at Gaston College Panelists: Apurba Banerjee, PhD, Milwaukee Tool; Sara Chester, The Industrial Commons; Monica Jackson-Buxton, PhD, Parkdale Inc. This digital lab is offered at no cost to […]

EBSCO Presents: Textile Technology Complete

EBSCO Presents: Textile Technology Complete Recorded January 12, 2021 Presented by Greg Weyman, EBSCO Information Services  Did you know AATCC members receive free access to the EBSCO Textile Technology Complete database?  This full-text database covers the scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing. Formerly the Institute of Textile Technology’s Textile Technology Digest, this resource […]

Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team Webinar

Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team Webinar Recorded August 26, 2020 Presented by Jean Hoskin, former Director of Color Services at Macy’s Join Jean Hoskin, former Director of Color Services at Macy’s, as she presents Training Your Visual Color Apparel Team. Visual approval of color for production requires the evaluation of lab dyeings, print strike […]

How to Reduce Risk in Major R&D Projects… With Confidence Webinar

How to Reduce Risk in Major R&D Projects… With Confidence Webinar Recorded July 23, 2020 Presented by Dan Adams, President of The AIM Institute Dan and his team have recently developed a whole new approach to managing large, high-impact R&D projects. With this method, you’ll confidently uncover and defuse “landmines” that blow up schedules, projects […]

Drive Organic Growth… with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews Webinar

Drive Organic Growth… with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews Webinar Recorded June 29, 2020 Presented by Dan Adams, President of The AIM Institute Learn how to put your B2B advantages to work, so you can go beyond “hand-me-down” consumer voice-of-customer methods. Great interviewing leads to better customer insights and then superior new products… and ultimately rapid, profitable, […]

Introduction to Color Evaluation Part 2 Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded August 11, 2011 Presented by Ann C. Laidlaw, X-Rite Inc. This presentation will include specific aspects of both visual and instrumental color evaluation, including metamerism, color inconstancy, more on color difference, UV control, and sample presentation. Ann C. Laidlaw, X-Rite Inc. […]

Specialized & Functional Textiles

Flammability in Textiles and Polymers

Join AATCC for Flammability in Textiles and Polymers on June 16-17, 2021. This  two-day virtual event will feature industry leaders and academic experts discussing a variety of topics including innovation, research, technology, and challenges in the world of FR and flammability.

E-Textiles Exploratory Series

Join AATCC and a talented group of subject matter experts for the E-Textiles Exploratory Series taking place July 21 – September 15, 2021 This 5-part virtual series will feature industry experts presenting a variety of topics including safety, data privacy, standards, methodology, cyber security, commercialization, as well as E-Textiles fundamentals. All five presentations will be […]

meeting, course, lab, chemistry, learning, online, event, information, demonstration, view, module, learn,

Introduction to 4D Textiles

Introduction to 4D Textiles Recorded March 4, 2021 Presented by Chris Pastore, PhD, Professor of Transdisciplinary Studies and Engineering, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, Thomas Jefferson University 4D Textiles are structures that respond to environment forces.  Typically these are produced by combining 3D printing with textile materials.  The behavior is achieved by storing […]

Efficacy Testing of Antimicrobial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Efficacy Testing of Antimicrobial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Recorded February 10, 2021 Presented by Matthew Hardwick, PhD, President/CEO, ResInnova Laboratories This digital lab is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. AATCC is pleased to […]

Low-cost Measurement of Facemask Efficacy for Filtering Expelled Droplets During Speech

Research Discussion and Live Q&A: Low-cost Measurement of Facemask Efficacy for Filtering Expelled Droplets During Speech Recorded September 24, 2020 Presented by Dr. David Grass, Research Associate, Warren Group, Dept of Chemistry, Duke University This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for […]

Overview of Surgical Mask and Respirator Requirements Webinar

Overview of Surgical Mask and Respirator Requirements Webinar Recorded July 9, 2020 Presented by Matthew McGarrity, SGS – North America, Inc. This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. AATCC is pleased to announce […]

Hydrostatic Pressure Testing for Textiles Webinar

Hydrostatic Pressure Testing for Textiles Webinar Recorded June 3, 2020 Presented by Erika Simmons, AATCC Technical Director This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. Hydrostatic pressure testing is required for level 2 and […]

Impact Penetration Testing for Textiles Webinar

Impact Penetration Testing for Textile Webinar Recorded May 28, 2020 Presented by Diana Wyman, AATCC Executive Vice President This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. Impact penetration testing measures the amount of […]

Understanding High Visibility Safety Apparel – The ANSI/ISEA 107-2015 HVSA Performance Specification Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 29, 2017 Presented by Adam R. Varley and Patrick A. Ayers, Vartest Laboratories ANSI/ISEA 107 compliant High Visibility Safety Apparel are required by the Federal Highway Administration to be worn by all workers on any public access roadway and are […]

UV Protective Clothing – Best Practices Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded April 30, 2014 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS, Consumer Testing Services This webinar will cover: General background on UPF, what it is, why it’s importance is increasing globally Review of test methods used to determine UPF value, as well as sample […]

Supply Chain & Manufacturing

Digital Printing Color Management and Evaluation

Digital Printing Color Management and Evaluation Recorded April 21, 2021 Presented by Jiajun Liu, PhD, and Lisa Chapman, PhD, North Carolina State University Digital printing is increasingly considered an important process in reproduction of colored substrates in the textile sector. Compared to conventional screen printing technologies, the advantages of digital textile printing include speed to […]

Rebuilding the Textile Talent Pipeline

Rebuilding the Textile Talent Pipeline:  A conversation on ways to recruit and retain talent in our industry Recorded March 24, 2021 Moderator: Jasmine Cox, Textile Technology Center at Gaston College Panelists: Apurba Banerjee, PhD, Milwaukee Tool; Sara Chester, The Industrial Commons; Monica Jackson-Buxton, PhD, Parkdale Inc. This digital lab is offered at no cost to […]

meeting, course, lab, chemistry, learning, online, event, information, demonstration, view, module, learn,

Fit Technology: Balancing Shareholder and Stakeholder Value

Fit Technology: Balancing Shareholder and Stakeholder Value – The new rules of fit as a consumer-centric practice Recorded January 27, 2021 Presented by Jessica Couch, Founder, Luxor + Finch Consulting This presentation will focus on how fit based technology and strategies are the future of digital and physical retail. It will explore conventional and unconventional fit solutions addressing fit as […]

Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing Recorded December 3, 2020 Presented […]

workshops, conferences, test method training, Committee Meetings, upcoming, textile discovery summit, summit, textile,

How does LED Lighting Impact Supply Chain Color Control?

How does LED Lighting Impact Supply Chain Color Control? Recorded October 28, 2020 Presented by Ann Laidlaw, ACL Color Consulting LLC LED light sources are an important part of the retail environment. This presentation will provide an overview of the application of LED sources in retail, including managing color in a global supply chain and […]

Go Straight to Production – Eliminate Lab Dip Submissions

Go Straight to Production – Eliminate Lab Dip Submissions Recorded October 22, 2020 Presented by Keith Dartley, Swisstex Direct This presentation will address the following: Eliminate lab dip and bulk submits Definable capability Traceable performance Open transparency ROI & value About the Speaker Keith Dartley is the president and co-founder of Swisstex Direct, LLC, a […]

Application of Fiber Reactive Dyes by the Exhaust Process

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2010 Presented by Doug Blanton, Huntsman International, LLC The presentation focuses on the structure, attributes, performance characteristics, and end use benefits of fiber reactive dyes. It includes a discussion of the mechanism by which fiber reactive dyes bond […]

Cracking the Care Label Code Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 28, 2018 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS Consumer and Retail Services This presentation is an introduction to FTC Care Labelling rules and how they impact the retailer.  Test methods used to determine and verify care instructions, such as dimensional stability, […]

Pigment Applications for Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 26, 2017 Presented by Gerald (Jerry) Fitzpatrick, Sales Manager, First Source Worldwide and Doug Thompson, Product Manager, First Source Worldwide Key points to be addressed in this webinar include: Insight of the chemical basis of pigmentation Discussion of pigment types […]

Sustainable Approaches to Textile Processing: Where are We and What’s Next Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2016 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar Ph.D., Texas Tech University Sustainability 360 should take into account environmental, economic and energy sustainability. Within these three pillars of sustainability, factors such as processing, material cost, and labor need careful consideration. Sustainable approaches, […]

Sustainability

Natural Dyes for Textiles

Join AATCC for Natural Dyes for Textiles on May 19-20, 2021! This two-day virtual event will be hosted by industry leaders, innovative creators, and top experts in the world of natural dyes. Discussions will explore market intel, dyestuff innovation, quality management, transparency, product development, and more!

Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Recycled Content Products – From Manufacturing to Marketing Recorded December 3, 2020 Presented […]

Fate of Textile Microfibers Released During Home Laundering in Aquatic Environments: The Effect of Fabric Type, Washing Conditions, and Finishes

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. Fate of Textile Microfibers Released During Home Laundering in Aquatic Environments: The Effect […]

What is Sustainability?

Why has sustainability suddenly become so popular? Are you concerned about microplastics pollution? What is the key terminology of material recycling and the best industry practices. Join AATCC for our Sustainable Digital Series to learn the answers to these questions and more. What is Sustainability? Recorded November 5, 2020 Presented by Renee Lamb, Assistant Professor, […]

Natural Dyes and the “Farm to Fashion” Movement Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 4, 2017 Presented by Ajoy K. Sarkar and Jeffrey Silberman, Fashion Institute of Technology As a growing way to compete with large brands, and as a means for designers to produce unique products, farm-to-fashion circular economy is a growing movement […]

Sustainable Approaches to Textile Processing: Where are We and What’s Next Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded November 30, 2016 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar Ph.D., Texas Tech University Sustainability 360 should take into account environmental, economic and energy sustainability. Within these three pillars of sustainability, factors such as processing, material cost, and labor need careful consideration. Sustainable approaches, […]

Textile Structures & Design

E-Textiles Exploratory Series

Join AATCC and a talented group of subject matter experts for the E-Textiles Exploratory Series taking place July 21 – September 15, 2021 This 5-part virtual series will feature industry experts presenting a variety of topics including safety, data privacy, standards, methodology, cyber security, commercialization, as well as E-Textiles fundamentals. All five presentations will be […]

magazine, newsletters, journals, articles, AJOR, Order Publications, Blog, Historical/ADR, AJOR/Journal

Simulation for Textile Design

Simulation for Textile Design Recorded April 28, 2021 Presented by  Traci Lamar, PhD, and Lisa Chapman, PhD,  North Carolina State University Simulation has the potential to replace all or part of the prototyping process and is increasingly considered a pre-production strategy for reducing time and cost. Faculty at NC State University are incorporating simulation technology […]

meeting, course, lab, chemistry, learning, online, event, information, demonstration, view, module, learn,

Introduction to 4D Textiles

Introduction to 4D Textiles Recorded March 4, 2021 Presented by Chris Pastore, PhD, Professor of Transdisciplinary Studies and Engineering, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, Thomas Jefferson University 4D Textiles are structures that respond to environment forces.  Typically these are produced by combining 3D printing with textile materials.  The behavior is achieved by storing […]

Enzymes, Fibers, and Textiles Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded August 29, 2013 Presented by Ian R. Hardin, Georgia Power Company Professor Emeritus of Textile Science University of Georgia This webinar will introduce the participants to enzymes as catalysts for the reactions that occur in plants and animals. The major classes […]

Nanotechnology in Textiles Webinar

Register  (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded March 7, 2013 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Nanotechnology has practical and commercial applications in textiles particularly in the area of functional finishing and defense. This presentation will provide an overview of the field and discuss new applications that […]

Protective Textiles Webinar

Register  (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded January 23, 2013 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Protective Textiles and formulations are ubiquitous these days whether in a hospital or a restroom environment. A good understanding of the importance of textiles and related materials for providing improvements in […]

Nonwoven Processes & Products Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 26, 2012 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Nonwovens is a growth sector with a growth estimated to be 3-5 percent. Single-use and semi durable textile products are predominantly made using nonwoven processes. The webinar will focus on the […]

Technical Textiles Opportunities Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded May 3, 2012 Presented by Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University Technical textiles are value-added textile materials that find predominantly non-commodity applications. This encompasses the entire textile supply chain from fiber to fashion and is a growth segment within the textile industry. […]

AATCC Printing Color Test Methods, Printer printing on fabric

Digital Textile Printing, Part 2 – Opportunities, Challenges, and Strategies Webinar sponsored by AATCC and [TC]2

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 11, 2011 Presented by Mary Ankeny, Cotton Incorporated; Richard Malachowski; and Chris Moore, Strada Verde There has been tremendous advancement in digital textile printing solutions over recent years. Once again, AATCC and [TC]² have partnered to provide an update on […]

AATCC Printing Color Test Methods, Printer printing on fabric

Digital Textile Printing, Part 1 – Bigger, Stronger, Faster Webinar sponsored by AATCC and [TC]2

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 28, 2011 Presented by Kerry King, [TC]2 and Carly Spano, Cotton Incorporated In digital printing there are many variables that can influence color reproduction. Profiling is one area that receives a lot of attention. However there are many other issues […]

Textile Testing

Efficacy Testing of Antimicrobial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Efficacy Testing of Antimicrobial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Recorded February 10, 2021 Presented by Matthew Hardwick, PhD, President/CEO, ResInnova Laboratories This digital lab is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. AATCC is pleased to […]

Overview of Surgical Mask and Respirator Requirements Webinar

Overview of Surgical Mask and Respirator Requirements Webinar Recorded July 9, 2020 Presented by Matthew McGarrity, SGS – North America, Inc. This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. AATCC is pleased to announce […]

Hydrostatic Pressure Testing for Textiles Webinar

Hydrostatic Pressure Testing for Textiles Webinar Recorded June 3, 2020 Presented by Erika Simmons, AATCC Technical Director This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. Hydrostatic pressure testing is required for level 2 and […]

Impact Penetration Testing for Textiles Webinar

Impact Penetration Testing for Textile Webinar Recorded May 28, 2020 Presented by Diana Wyman, AATCC Executive Vice President This webinar is offered at no cost to individual and corporate members of AATCC and at a 70% discount ($45) for nonmembers. Corporate members must contact Kim Nicholson to register offline. Impact penetration testing measures the amount of […]

Determine Stretch, Recovery and Growth of Elastic Fabrics – A Review on Different Test Methods Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded July 26, 2018 Presented by Min Zhu, Technical Director, Softlines, SGS North America, Inc. In this webinar, multiple test methods of stretch properties of knitted and woven fabrics will be introduced, and the detailed testing process of each will be explained. […]

Understanding High Visibility Safety Apparel – The ANSI/ISEA 107-2015 HVSA Performance Specification Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 29, 2017 Presented by Adam R. Varley and Patrick A. Ayers, Vartest Laboratories ANSI/ISEA 107 compliant High Visibility Safety Apparel are required by the Federal Highway Administration to be worn by all workers on any public access roadway and are […]

Testing Stretch and Recovery – What Do the Numbers Mean? Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded October 1, 2015 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS, Consumer Testing Services This webinar will review in detail four test methods currently used in the apparel industry for measuring stretch, growth, and recovery properties of knit and woven fabrics made with elastic yarns. […]

Trade, Regulation, & Compliance

Cracking the Care Label Code Webinar

Register (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded June 28, 2018 Presented by Louann Spirito, SGS Consumer and Retail Services This presentation is an introduction to FTC Care Labelling rules and how they impact the retailer.  Test methods used to determine and verify care instructions, such as dimensional stability, […]

Merging Compliance and Regulatory Requirements into Textile R&D Webinar

Register  (from the WebEx site, click “View Session Recordings” located in upper right corner) Recorded April 23, 2015 Presented by Joe Walkuski, TEXbase The increasing demands of social compliance and regulatory requirements are forcing the industry to rethink our approach to textile research and development.It’s a brave new world out there, with increasing complexity above […]

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