A new material for furniture optimizes the added value of the hop plant: hop chaff residues are converted into energy and the resulting digestate is made into furniture.
The ecological concept from the cultivation of hemp to the manufacture of textile products was recognized at the International Conference on Natural Fibers (INCF) 2021.
Withstanding the force of 120 kilometers per hour: DITF and their partner T1TAN develop goalkeeper gloves with finger overstretch protection.
The DITF are developing textile materials for active CO2 capture from the air.
In 1921, the cornerstone was laid in Reutlingen with the foundation of the German Research Institute for the Textile Industry. Today, the DITF form the largest textile research center in Europe.
The innovation project will develop bio-based recyclable textiles
Boosting performance with functional sportswear: The DITF develop textiles that combine compression with active warmth using heatable yarns.