May 5, 2022

Detect defects already during the production process and prevent rejects: The DITF are developing a global "Industry 4.0 approach" for process management that already begins with yarn production and extends along all process chains.

April 7, 2022

Researchers at DITF are showing ways to replace the harmful formaldehyde with technically equivalent substances that are harmless to health.


March 30, 2022

How were materials used and processed? Why was flax so popular? The Service Center Testing Technologies set out on a fascinating journey through time.

March 14, 2022

Not only leg fractures and ligament strains are currently in season. Serious cuts are also a danger in skiing accidents. Cut-resistant ski undergarment protects against these. The DITF carry out material tests for the FIS.

February 22, 2022

Let's celebrate the textile future: One year late due to the Corona pandemic, the DITF celebrated 100 years of successful research and welcomed guests to the Haus der Wirtschaft in Stuttgart.


4. Februar 2022

For the second time, the nova Institute for Ecology and Innovation honored outstanding scientific research. The DITF received the first prize with the topic "Carbon fibers from wood".


January 11, 2022

The DITF have signed an agreement with Saint-Gobain Ceramics (France) on cooperation and joint development.


November 25, 2021

Tree covers protect young plants as they grow. If they are not removed afterwards, plastic and metal pollute the environment. The DITF have therefore developed a suitable biodegradable yarn.

November 11, 2021

This year's international meeting ground for experts of industry and science took place digitally. Over 60 presentations in three parallel sessions were broadcast from Stuttgart's Liederhalle to the 360 participants in 25 countries.

September 14, 2021

High quality yarn from the undercoat of dogs. The raw material is regularly combed out - and usually ends up in the trash.