11-01-2023 - 11-02-2023
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Join Hohenstein at Functional Fabric Fair Portland, booth #908, to gain insight on the latest in textile testing and performance, from comfort and compression to odor management and ecological impact.
Hohenstein is the show's official education partner. Preview our session details below.
Wed Nov. 1 | 1 pm | Developing a Sustainability Roadmap
Charting a Sustainability Roadmap can be a challenge for brands of any size. How you frame your efforts around materials, closed loop, water, chemistry, carbon, and more should be impactful as well as measurable in your supply chain. This session will touch on several key areas that could add depth to your company’s sustainability and innovations efforts.
Thur Nov. 2 | 1 pm | Waterproofing - Development, Claims and Legal Issues
Brands are always seeking ways to improve their durable water repellency (DWR) performance – especially as climate change brings more severe weather conditions and we transition to non-PFAS technologies. What is the right approach and how can testing represent real-world conditions? How do you interpret the results and make validated claims? We’ll explore this topic from the technical, brand and legal perspective.