A Closer Look at the High-Performance Materials Used for Chlor-Alkali Processing

November 29, 2022

High-performance materials, specifically high-performance textiles, have a wide range of applications across various industries. Manufactured with the use of traditional fabric-making processes — such as spinning, weaving, and knitting — these engineered fabrics can be designed to meet specific strength and corrosion-resistance requirements and can be made to provide superior protection against natural elements. These […]

Inherent vs. Treated Flame Resistant Fabrics: What’s the Difference?

November 29, 2022

Many workers are presented with thermal hazards such as molten metals, arc flash, hot liquids, and flame. In environments where these hazards are present, flame-resistant (FR) personal protective equipment (PPE) is of paramount importance. When selecting such gear there are many important terms that one may be confronted with. The most common distinction is inherent […]

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10 Ways Polymer Coatings Improve Textile Performance

November 22, 2022

The textile industry manufactures products from a wide range of natural and synthesized materials which have typically been derived from one or more of four primary sources: animal, plant, mineral, and synthetic. These textiles are treated and shaped into myriad products, including but not limited to clothing, upholstery, and industrial fabrics. The addition of polymer […]

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Applications of Medical Fabrics

November 17, 2022

The term “medical textile” refers to materials that are engineered for use in medical applications. It includes anything

Applications of Medical Fabrics

Common Types & Uses of Medical Coatings

November 15, 2022

Medical treatment requires close contact between the patient and health workers. That’s why every product used in this industry must meet strict standards.  Medical devices often require fabrics treated with a polymer coating to impart the necessary characteristics for proper form fit and function. Tex-Tech is a leading medical fabric coating manufacturer, utilizing different polymers […]

How Do You Extinguish a Lithium Battery Fire?

October 4, 2022

Today, lithium-ion batteries are found in many electronics, from smartphones to medical devices to cars. They provide reliable power with recharging capabilities. However, the popularity of this type of battery requires knowledge of what to do in the event of a lithium battery fire. Specializing in flame-retardant materials and fabrics, Tex Tech is an industry […]

Why You Should Consider CoreFX as Your Trusted Firefighters’ Fabric

September 30, 2022

CoreFX is a cutting-edge, flame-retardant fabric solution for multilayer garments. It ensures advanced fire protection using a comfortable and lightweight material, helping firefighters stay safe and more agile on the job. Our advanced materials technology combines a 44% Kermel fiber with 55% para-aramid core and 1% antistatic material to drastically reduce the danger of fire […]

Lithium-Ion Battery Safety Applications & Solutions

July 13, 2022

Lithium-ion batteries, or li-ion batteries, are an increasingly popular choice for a variety of commercial and consumer electronics. Today, users find them in everything from smartphones and tablets to electric vehicles. There are three key reasons why li-ion batteries have become so popular: The batteries are long-lasting and allow for long device use cycles The […]

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