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Nilit

Nilit

NILIT: Brazilian nylon plant acquired from Invista   A LEADING manufacturer of PA 6.6 fibres and yarns for fabric and hosiery end uses, Nilit, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire from Invista its Americana, Brazil, facility and intends to continue the site’s nylon 6.6 operations. The Managing Director of Nilit’s Fibre Division, Fabio Kahn, commented: “In addition ...

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Contifibre

Contifibre, France

CONTIFIBRE: French operation celebrates its first 20 years   THE FRENCH mill of Italy-based Contifibre, a leading producer of nylon 6.6 yarns and speciality PE yarns as well as a coverer and distributor of Lycra yarns, celebrated its 20th anniversary on 25 and 26 September. The festivities involved a dinner with catwalk show for around 100 customers in France and ...

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Invista

Lycra by Invista

INVISTA: steps taken to protect Lycra trademark   LAWYERS representing a leading world producer of elastane stretch yarns, Invista, asked the Royal Academy of Spain to modify an entry in its Spanish dictionary, which is generally recognised as the authority on the language. An entry in the latest edition translates as: “licra (from English Lycra, registered trademark): synthetic stretch fabric ...

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Nylon

Nylon Anniversary Marker

Nylon: 75th anniversary of first nylon plant celebrated   TO MARK the 75th anniversary of the world’s first nylon plant, the State of Delaware Public Archives commissioned a marker that was unveiled at the plant site in Seaford. Work on the plant was started by DuPont de Nemours in March 1939 and the facility started up only nine months later ...

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