Teijin to Participate in Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014
Tokyo, Japan, July 28, 2014
--- Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd.
, the Teijin Group's fiber-products converting company, announced today that it will showcase high-performance polyester products at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014
, a leading international sports trade fair to be held at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, U.S.A. from August 6 to 9.
The Teijin Frontier’s booth (stand: MR150C) will feature a number of advanced hybrid products, including the new DELTA 2000 fabric that adds comfortable texture and fashionable appearance to high-performance sportswear. This and the other two principle exhibits planned by Teijin Frontier are environmentally friendly materials that can be recycled with Teijin's ECO CIRCLE, the world's first closed-loop recycling system for turning used polyester into new fibers that offer the quality of petroleum-derived fibers.
This brand-new polyester fabric features a distinctive structure that achieves 2,000 mmH20 of water resistance without any coating. It offers excellent moisture permeability, a high degree of water repellency and lightness, as well as a comfortably soft hand and luxurious surface appearance.
Teijin Frontier’s next-generation fabric enables a highly integrated combination of physicality, functionality and quality. It offers softness, durability, a number of other useful functions such as stretching, ultraviolet protection and anti-transparency as well as snag resistance property due to its dense, flat-knit surface.
This water repelling polyester layer fabric from Teijin Frontier does a superb job of preventing emergency water mark. It’s effectively absorbing sweat, and making water mark invisible from the outside. It also maintains its performance despite repeated washings.
About the Teijin Group
Teijin (TSE: 3401) is a technology-driven global group offering advanced solutions in the areas of sustainable transportation, information and electronics, safety and protection, environment and energy, and healthcare. Its main fields of operation are high-performance fibers such as aramid, carbon fibers & composites, healthcare, films, resin & plastic processing, polyester fibers, products converting and IT. The group has some 150 companies and around 16,000 employees spread out over 20 countries worldwide. It posted consolidated sales of JPY784.4 billion (USD 7.7 billion) and total assets of JPY 768.4 billion (USD 7.5 billion) in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2014.
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