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79th ICAC Plenary Meeting

This years ICAC Plenary meeting has the theme, ‘Fortifying the Cotton Supply Chain: New Approaches to New Challenges’. The first day starts with the report of the Chair of the …

Dr Maryam Naebe Wins 2021 DNFI Award

Dr. Maryam Naebe from Deakin University, Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM), Victoria, Australia has won the 2021 Discover Natural Fibres Initiative Innovation Award. Together with her team at IFM she …

World Cotton Day 2021

For this year’s World Cotton Day on October 7, 2021, the global cotton community is once again drawing attention to the importance of cotton as a raw material with numerous …

The Great Green Washing Machine Part 1

In the first of what will be a series of reports by Veronica Bates-Kassatly, together with Dorothee Baumann-Pauly, she questions the sustainability efforts of fast fashion retail brands. “The Great …

DNFI Award Jury 2021 started its work

The Discover Natural Fibres Initiative (DNFI) will announce the winner of the Innovation in Natural Fibre Research Award soon. This year’s award is kindly sponsored by ITMF. The aim of …