Bonnigheim, Germany – Modern textiles promise a great deal: some of them are strong performers when it comes to heat and moisture management. A huge amount of scientific research and development work lies behind this functionality. The Hohenstein Institute plays its part as a leading research institution in the field of clothing physiology for the […]Read More →
Bonnigheim, Germany – Whether for sports or outdoor wear, personal protective clothing or for bed linen: PCM textiles are becoming increasingly popular. But the greater the number of applications, the greater the demands made on textiles containing PCM.Read More →
Bonnigheim, Germany – In a joint project called “AlBioTex”, researchers at the Hohenstein Institute, and Kelheim Fibers GmbH have successfully developed wound dressings made from bacterial alginate.Read More →
Bonnigheim, Germany – For some time now, people who are allergic to house dust have had the pleasure of knowing when the textiles around them offer proven and effective protection against dust mites. In future,Read More →
Bonnigheim, Germany – Any company who wants long-term success must regularly put themselves to the test: What is most often needed in our globalized world economy? How can I overcome international competition? How can I achieve maximum customer satisfaction and also customer loyalty?Read More →
Bonnigheim, Germany – Earlier this year, the European research project “Touché” was set up, with the title “Boosting innovation through application of a basic understanding of the process and testing of textile touch and fabric feel”.Read More →
Now Children’s Cothing will be Even Safer – The Revised DIN EN 14 682:2015-03 Intended to Help Prevent Accidents Due to Drawstrings and Cords.
Bonnigheim, Germany – According to the European Commission, “clothing, textiles and fashion items” was the product category which posed the second most frequent threat to the health and safety of consumers in 2014.Read More →
Boennigheim, Germany – In a joint AiF research project (IGF-No. 17680 N), the Deutsches Textilforschungszentrum Nord-West gGmbH (DTNW) in Krefeld and the Hohenstein Institute in Boennigheim studied new finishes for protective clothing for welders that would be repellent to splashes of molten metal.Read More →
Camouflage is Critical – “Invisibility” During Daytime and Night-Time Military Operations Can Be Tested.
Bonnigheim, Germany – Camouflage plays a vital role in daytime and night-time military operations. The use of camouflage prints and special dyes ensures that people and equipment are hard to detect because they blend in with the surrounding terrain. Since all bodies emit heat, known as infrared radiationRead More →
An Appealing Label for Safe Toys You Can Trust – The New “Tested Quality Toys” Label Issued by Hohenstein.
Bonnigheim, Germany – If a toy is going to be sold in Europe, it must be safe for the user. This is regulated by EU directives such as the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC. In future, parents and children will be able to tell whether a toy is also of high quality from the new quality […]Read More →