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Smart Textiles and Nanotechnologies: Applications Technologies and Markets

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Cientifica

Published Date : Jun 2012

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Apparel

No. of Pages : 255 Pages


Textiles are getting smarter, and much of this is being enabled by nanotechnology. “Smart Textiles and Nanotechnologies: Applications Technologies and Markets” provides the most in depth look to date at the impact of nanotechnology on the global textile industry. 

Over 255 pages “Smart Textiles and Nanotechnologies: Applications Technologies and Markets” looks at the technologies involved, the companies applying them, and the impact on sectors including apparel, home, military, technical and medical textiles. 

Detailed market figures are given from 2012-2022, along with an analysis of the key opportunities, illustrated with 98 figures and 30 tables. 

With over a billion Bluetooth enabled devices on the market, ranging from smartphones to set top boxes, and new technologies such as energy scavenging or piezoelectric energy generation being made possible by the use of nanotechnologies , there are opportunities for the textile industry in new markets ranging from consumer electronics to medical diagnostics
Table of Content

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

INTRODUCTION
Objectives of the Report
World Textiles and Clothing
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the EU Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the US Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Chinese Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Indian Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Japanese Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Korean Textile Industry
Textiles in the Rest of the World
Macro and Micro Value Chain of Textiles Industry
Common Textiles Industry Classifications
End Markets and Value Chain Actors
Why Textiles Go Nano
Nanotechnology in Textiles
Nanotechnology in Some Textile-related Categories
Technical & Smart Textiles
Multifunctional Textiles
High Performance Textiles
Smart/Intelligent Textiles
Nanotechnology Hype

CURRENT APPLICATIONS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN TEXTILE PRODUCTION
Nanotechnology in Fibers and Yarns
Nanotechnology in Fabrics
Nanotechnology in Textile Finishing, Dyeing and Coating
Nanotechnology In Textile Printing
Green Technology -- Nanotechnology In Textile Production Energy Saving
Electronic Textiles
Concept
Markets and Impacts
Current E-Textile Solutions and Problems
Nanotechnology in Electronic Textiles
Future and Challenges of Electronic Textiles

NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN CLOTHING/APPAREL TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Hassle-free Clothing: Stain/Oil/Water Repellence, Anti-Static, Anti-Wrinkle
Nano-Antibacterial Clothing Textiles
Nanosilver Safety Concerns
UV/Sun/Radiation Protective
Comfort Issues: Perspiration Control, Moisture Management
Creative Appearance and Scent for High Street Fashions
Nanobarcodes for Clothing Combats Counterfeiting
High Strength, Abrasion-Resistant Fabric Using Carbon Nanotube
Nanotechnology For Home Laundry
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Drivers and Barriers
Market Forecast
The Major Providers of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles

NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN HOME TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Home Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Drivers and Barriers
Market Forecast
The Major Providers of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles

NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN MILITARY/DEFENCE TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Military/Defence Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Drivers and Barriers
Market Forecast
The Major Providers of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles

NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN MEDICAL TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Medical Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles
Drivers and Barriers
Market Forecast
Roadmap
The Major Providers of Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles

NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN SPORTS/OUTDOOR TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Drivers and Barriers
Market Forecast
The Major Providers of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles

NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN TECHNICAL AND SMART TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Technical and smart textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Technical and Smart textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Technical and smart textiles
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Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Technical and smart textiles
Drivers and Barriers
Market Forecast
Roadmap
The Major Players of Nanotechnology in Technical and Smart textiles

APPENDIX I: COMPANIES/RESEARCH INSTITUTES APPLYING NANOTECHNOLOGIES TO THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY
Companies Working on Nanofiber Applications
Companies Working on Nanofabric Applications
Companies Working on Nano Finishing, Coating, Dyeing and Printing Applications
Companies Working on Green Nanotechnology In Textile Production Energy Saving Applications
Companies Working on E-textile Applications
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Clothing/Apparel Textile
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Home Textile
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Sports/Outdoor Textile
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Military/Defence Textile
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Non-conventional Textile

APPENDIX II: SELECTED COMPANY PROFILES

APPENDIX III: COMPANIES MENTIONED IN THIS REPORT

List of Table


Table 1 Nanotechnology-Enabled Market Growth in Textile by Sector (2012-22)
Table 2 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Textile Sectors
Table 3 Global Textile Market by Sector (2012-22)
Table 4 Top 20 Countries Publishing on Nanotechnology and Textiles in Scientific Journals (2009-12)
Table 5 Key Areas of Japanese Textile Research
Table 6 Exports, Imports, Production and Domestic Demand in Korea
Table 7 Comparisons between Japan, Korea and UK
Table 8 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanomaterials (Nanofinish) for Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Table 9 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Table 10 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Table 11 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanomaterials (Nanofinish) for Home Textiles
Table 12 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Home Textiles
Table 13 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Table 14 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanomaterials (Nanofinish) for Military/Defence Textiles
Table 15 world's top 15 military spenders (from SIPRI 2011)
Table 16 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Military/Defense Textiles
Table 17 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Table 18 Non-implantable Materials for Medical Textiles
Table 19 implantable Materials for Medical Textiles
Table 20 Extracorporeal Devices for Medical Textiles
Table 21 Healthcare/Hygiene Products for Medical Textiles
Table 22 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanotechnology for Medical Textiles
Table 23 Medical Products & Equipment rank 4th in terms of industry profitability (CNN Money)
Table 24 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Medical Textiles
Table 25 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanomaterials (Nanofinish) for Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Table 26 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Table 27 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Table 28 Estimated Consumption of Technical Textile in Various Applications
Table 29 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanotechnology for Technical Textiles
Table 30 Drivers and Barriers of Nanotechnology Applications in Technical and Smart Textiles

List of Chart


Figure 1 Current World Textile Market by Sector (2012-22)
Figure 2 The Global Textile Market By Sector (US$ Millions)
Figure 3 Market for Textile Products Using Nanotechnologies (2012-22)
Figure 4 Markets for Nano-enabled Textiles
Figure 5 % of Markets Impacted by Nanotechnologies
Figure 6 Nano-contribution to World Textiles by Sector (2012-22)
Figure 7 Total Value of Nanomaterials in Textiles (2012-2022)
Figure 8 Value of Nanomaterials in Textiles by Sector (2012-2022)
Figure 9 Nanotechnology Enabled Average Market Growth in Textiles by Sector (2012-2022)
Figure 10 Changes in Global Textile Markets 2012-2022
Figure 11 Relevant Product Development Stages for the Different Company Types
Figure 12 Global Textile Market by Sector (2012-22)
Figure 13 Top 10 Countries By Nanotechnology & Textile Publishing Activity 2009-12
Figure 14 Main Players in World Exports of Textiles (left) and Clothing (right)
Figure 16 Uses of artificial leather Chamude®: (a) suede, (b) bags, and (c) jackets
Figure 17 Nanotechnology at AIST: (a) tailor-made molecular tubes, (b) drug delivery systems, and (c) single electron transistors
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Figure 18 Macro-Value Chain of Textiles Industry
Figure 20 The Technical Textiles Wheel
Figure 21 Textile Technology and Function Convergence
Figure 23 Klimeo - Microcapsules containing a natural temperature-regulating ingredient are applied in and on the fabric
Figure 24 Oil resistance of Inanova®
Figure 25 The World's Shortest Piece of Nylon
Figure 26 Plasma Treatment of Cotton Fibers
Figure 27 NanoSino's 4 E Principles for Coating Trends
Figure 28: SEM images of cotton fibers, control (a), treated with bulk ZnO (b) and treated with nano-ZnO (c).
Figure 29 Antibacterial activity of cotton fabrics: untreated (a), bulk ZnO treated (b) and nano-ZnO treated (c). The dotted growth on the left-hand side corresponds to S.aureus and the mucous growth corresponds to K. pneumoniae. Arrows represent the zone of inhibition of S. aureus by nano-ZnO coated cotton fabrics.
Figure 30 The ‘lotus effect’ effectively repels dirt and moisture
Figure 31 BASF's lotus-effect aerosol spray combines nanoparticles with hydrophobic polymers such as polypropylene, polyethylene and waxes
Figure 32 Fabric Without and With the Sun-block Layer, Courtesy of Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Figure 33 SEM photograph of Functional Material Coating on Polyester Fiber Surface Courtesy of Toray Industries, Inc.
Figure 34 J-Teck nanodot inks set up on a Mimaki JV33/ JV5 Crab Feeder
Figure 35 The development of e-textiles
Figure 37 IMEC's wireless, flexible and stretchable ECG patch for comfortable cardiac monitoring
Figure 38 Conducting meanders in the non-stretched state allow up to 40% stretch
Figure 39 Stretchable thermometer demonstrating possibility of embedded components
Figure 40 Chain Mail Fabric for Smart Textiles
Figure 41 Electroplated Fabric
Figure 42 This organic electrochemical transistor was made with cotton fibers. The gate,drain and source in the device are made from cotton threads with conductive or semiconductive behavior induced by using nanoparticle-based coatings.
Figure 43 Woven fabrics containing carbon nanotubes for strength and conductivity
Figure 44 Organic field effect transistor (OFET) fully compatible with textile processing techniques
Figure 45 A Huichol girl from Mexico examines an early prototype of the solar-powered portable light. (Image: Kennedy & Violich Architecture)
Figure 46 These Aboriginal women are trying foldable versions of the prototype light source, which includes an aluminised textile to help spread the light.
Figure 47 Aboriginal man is wearing a Mexican-made bag that has the photovoltaic panels sewn into it. He is holding the light device in his hand (Image: Sheila Kennedy)
Figure 48 Sportswear with integrated sensors from Textronix
Figure 49 Functional fashion Levi’s using Schoeller’s nanosphere technology
Figure 50 The Market for Anti-Bacterial Textiles
Figure 51 How antibacterial ‘SmartSilver works
Figure 52 Typical delivery formats of nano silver (from NanoHorizons Inc.)
Figure 53 A fiber coated with silver nanoparticles
Figure 54 BASF Ultramid BS416N® with TiO2 nanoparticles for UV protection
Figure 55 Teijin’s Morphotex allows colors without the use of dyes
Figure 56 Donna Sgro’s Morphotex dress
Figure 57 Design student Olivia Ong '07 hugs two garments, treated with metallic nanoparticles through a collaboration with fiber scientists Juan Hinestroza and Hong Dong, that she designed as part of her fashion line, "Glitterati
Figure 58 Clothing designed by Olivia The dress and jacket contain nanoparticles with antibacterial and air-purifying qualities
Figure 59 A scanning electron microscope image showing a cotton fiber with palladium nanoparticle coating
Figure 60 Smart Fabrics Offer Designers New Possibilities in Fashion
Figure 61 Nanotechnology Enabled Clothing/Apparel Textiles Market 2012-2022
Figure 62 Value of Nanotech Inputs in Clothing Textiles 2012-22
Figure 64 Value and properties added by metal films
Figure 67 The Global Textile Market in 2012 (% Market Share)
Figure 68 The Global Textile Market in 2012 (US$ Millions)
Figure 69 Nanotechnology Enabled Home Textiles Market (US$ Millions)
Figure 70 Value of Nanomaterials in Home Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Million)
Figure 72 Alexium’s Cleanshell treatment has the ability to protect against Chemical Warfare Agents for days, as opposed to minutes offered by other methods
Figure 73 Self-Assembling Nanotubes in Water
Figure 74 Self-Assembling Nanocarpet
Figure 75 A forest of carbon nanotubes
Figure 76 twisted nanofibers
Figure 77 Two-ply nanofiber yarn from CSIRO Textile & Fiber Technology
Figure 78 Sandia researcher George Bachand examines an enlargement of actual images of light-emitting quantum dots
Figure 79 The Future Force Warrior system
Figure 80 Nanotechnology Enabled Military/Defense Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 81 Value of Nanomaterials in Military/Defense Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 82 Integrating bio-chemical sensors into textiles for continuous monitoring of a person's health is the goal of the EU-funded BIOTEX
Figure 83 Acticoat 7 burn dressing containing nanosilver particles from Smith & Nephew
Figure 84 Schoeller Medical’s iLoad fabric used in incontinence underwear
Figure 85 Nanotechnology Enabled Medical Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 86 Value of Nanomaterials in Medical Textiles 2021-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 87 Teijin’s Nanofront fiber used in cycling and golf gloves
Figure 88 New Balance running sock using Teijin’s Nanofront modified with nano-sized
bumps to raise frictional force and increase surface area
Figure 90 Nanotechnology Enabled Sports/Outdoor Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 91 Value of Nanomaterials in Sports/Outdoor Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 92 Scanning electron microscopic images of the chars of ABS nanocomposites
Figure 93 Potential applications of carbon nanotube coated yarns
Figure 94 A Fuji Electric employee displays the company’s flexible solar power cell ‘Fwave’, a light, thin and flexible modules that can be mounted on curved surfaces
Figure 95 Conducting cotton creates a simple circuit at Cornell University
Figure 96 Energy harvesting textiles at the University of Southampton
Figure 97 Nanotechnology Enabled Technical and smart textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Million)
Figure 98 Value of Nanomaterials in Technical and smart textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)

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