December 2010

Huntsman Textile Effects has registered its three new dyes with the Colour Index
(CI), published by the
Society of Dyers and Colourists, United Kingdom, and the
American Association of Texile Chemists and Colorists, Research Triangle Park,
N.C. Avitera Yellow SE is now CI Reactive Yellow 217; Avitera Red SE is CI Reactive Red 286; and
Avitera Deep Blue SE is CI Reactive Blue 281.

Banner Engineering Corp. now offers its 2010 catalog in an interactive online
version, available at Printed versions are also available
free of charge.

The Chicago-based
Wallcoverings Association (WA) has teamed with
NSF International, Ann Arbor, Mich., to introduce the NSF/ANSI 342 Sustainability
Standard to provide environmental stewardship guidelines for wallcovering products. WA also has
granted NSF International the exclusive use of the WA Sustainability Seal.

Textile Media Services, United Kingdom, has released the publication “Asian
Automotive Textiles: Opportunities and Challenges for Leading Producers” by Chen Nan Yang. The
report covers 10 countries that represent more than 95 percent of the automotive textiles market in
Asia, and includes approximately 200 pages and 90 tables.

Aurora Specialty Textiles Group Inc., Aurora, Ill., has added Triple White FR to
its Northern Lights Printable Textiles™ fabric line. The company also reports it has recycled 17
tons of polyester scrap in 2010 through its FabRecycle™ program.

The Fairfax, Va.-based
Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has released the 2010 Product
Specialties Survey Report, which provides information on the newest products and services for the
graphic and garment communities. Doraville, Ga.-based Process Control Corp. has launched a new
website located at

December 21, 2010