The textile company Tintex Textiles SA, Vila Nova de Cerveira/Portugal, has garnered its 2nd ‘Ispo best product award’ in TexTrends for 2018 in the Soft Equipment category with Article 4691TC. It is a circular economy centric material, branded B.Cork, a unique technology that sources certified pre-consumer cork waste. Following a patent pending hi-tech lamination of a water based, formaldehyde and solvent free coating, a breathable, natural and waterproof super-soft touch is achieved.
The Jury also chose 2 new Tintex fabrics for the top 10 Ispo qualities, selecting one for the Eco Era section and one other for the Membranes & Coatings category.
7 further Tintex fabrics were selected as runners up and include: 1 more for the Eco Era selection, 2 more for Membranes & Coatings 3 for Base-layer innovation, and 1 for the Street Sport category.
Twice a year, the Ispo trade fair (January 28-31, 2018) in Munich/Germany, recognizes innovative fabrics and components that are used to manufacture sports apparel with Ispo Textrends.