August 12, 2019

Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Agriculture and DITF agree on research collaboration. In the planned research center for hardwoods, DITF scientists will investigate production processes for cellulose and lignin fibers.

July 23, 2019

Instead of disturbing power cables or polluting batteries: Research project makes smart wallpapers and carpets usable for communication and power supply.

February 25, 2019

The European Space Agency ESA launches the project "PEXTEX". DITF test novel textiles for use in space.


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November 20, 2018

New ForschungsKUBUS: Space for the development of smart lighting management, vertical greening and textile surfaces for architecture.

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November 8, 2018

DITF are developing a new textile class that combines high flame retardancy with improved physical properties.

October 17, 2018

The Show Stopper Awards acknowledge the most popular products from the exhibitors. Reinhold Schneider received the prize for textile-based sensors.

September 26, 2018

For the development of individually adapted clothing: DITF develop new measuring tool for heat balancing.

June 28, 2018

"SensHand" project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research completed.


March 8, 2018

The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy supports a consortium for the development of an energy optimized finest fiber technology.

December 1, 2017

600 participants from 28 countries at the ADD International Textile Conference.