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Coating makes seat covers stain-resistant and antimicrobial

Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries, has developed a coating for fabrics that keeps automotive seats clean and hygienic. The coating repels dirt and liquid, and protects passengers from microbes and static.

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Lightweight comfort a key feature of Aircraft Interiors Expo 2014

With more than 9,000 visitors and over 500 exhibitors, the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2014 in Hamburg, Germany marked a 10% increase in exhibition space compared with 2013.

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Innovative fibres and textiles in automotive interiors

The automotive industry is the biggest user of technical textiles, about 20 kg of textiles in each of the 65m cars produced worldwide in 2012. By 2020, 35 kg of textiles per vehicle is predicted to be used.

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Sales growth for nonwovens in automotive interiors

European sales of nonwovens to the automotive interiors market continued to increase in 2013 with growth of 4.1% in 2013 compared with the previous year.

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