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Issue 3 (135) / 2019

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Editor letter
General problems of the fibre and textile industries

Use of Industry 4.0 and Organisational Innovation Concepts in the Serbian Textile and Apparel Industry

Authors: Lalic Bojan , Rakic Slavko , Marjanovic Ugljesa

Technological and non-technological innovations represent one of the most important and sustainable sources of competitive advantages for businesses. Industry 4.0, a new fundamental paradigm shift in industrial production and organisational innovation, as new management practices, are important issues for...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0737
| Pages 10–18

Research and development

Photochromic Polypropylene Filaments: Impacts of Mechanical Properties on Kinetic Behaviour

Authors: Periyasamy Aravin Prince , Viková Martina, Vik Michal

Spiro [2H-indole-2,3’–[3H]naphth[2,1-b][1,4]oxazine],1,3-dihydro-1,3,3-trimethyl-6’–(1-piperidinyl) was incorporated onto polypropylene and photochromic polypropylene multifilaments produced through the mass coloration technique. Subsequently the polypropylene (PP) filaments were doped with a different concentration of photochromic pigment, and after producing the filaments different drawing ratios were...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0738
| Pages 19–25

Measuring the Geometrical Parameters of Slub Yarn Using a Computer Vision Based Image Sequencing Technique

Authors: Li Zhongjian, Xiang Jun , Wang Lei , Zhang Ning , Wang Jing’an, Pan Ruru, Gao Weidong

This article presents a computer vision method for measuring the geometrical parameters of slub yarn based on yarn sequence images captured from a moving slub yarn. An image segmentation method proposed by our earlier work was applied...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0739
| Pages 26–35

Investigation of the Friction Coefficient of Seersucker Woven Fabrics

Authors: Frącczak Łukasz , Matusiak Małgorzata, Zgórniak Piotr

At present, seersucker woven fabrics are increasingly used for the manufacturing of clothing. These fabrics are created in the weaving process as a result of the different tension of two sets of warp threads: basic and puckering. Seersucker...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0740
| Pages 36–42

Moisture Management Properties of Seersucker Woven Fabrics of Different Structure

Authors: Matusiak Małgorzata

Moisture management is defined as the controlled movement of water vapour and liquid water (perspiration) from the surface of the skin to the atmosphere through the fabric. The ability of moisture transport is a very important feature of...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0741
| Pages 43–50

Metallic Electroconductive Transmission Lines Obtained on Textile Substrates by Magnetron Sputtering

Authors: Nowak Iwona , Krucińska Izabella, Januszkiewicz Łukasz

The paper discusses the results of research concerning the formation of electroconductive transmission lines on textile substrates using the magnetron sputtering technique. The transmission lines developed can potentially be applied in clothing for emergency and security services to affect...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0742
| Pages 51–57

Photometric Properties of Retroreflective Materials in Dependence on their Structure and Angle of Illumination

Authors: Pościk Adam , Szkudlarek Joanna, Owczarek Grzegorz

The purpose of high visibility products is to reflect light at a low angle towards the source, such as vehicle headlights. The article presents measurements of the photometric properties of selected retroreflective materials made either of microlenses on...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0743
| Pages 58–64

Novel Approach to Dye Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Fabric in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide with Natural Curcuminoid Dyes

Authors: Mamun Kabir Shekh Md. , Hasan Md. Mahabub , Uddin Md. Zulhash

The use of natural dyes has increased in the last few decades due to the eco-friendly approach of dyeing. There are still some limitations that are associated with natural dyes, such as dyeing efficiency, reproducibility of shades, process...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0744
| Pages 65–70

Preparation of a Kind of Non-Woven Viscose Colour Absorbing Material and Research of its Colour Absorption Properties

Authors: Wang Xueyan , Liu Yuanjun, Lv Rong

A non-woven viscose material was modified with self-made cationic gelatin protein auxiliary by the padding process. The material prepared was then used as an environmentally friendly colour absorbent for the decolourisation of dye wastewater. The effects of the...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0745
| Pages 71–77

Treatment of Real Textile Wastewater by Using Potassium Ferrate(VI) and Fe(III)/H2O2. Application of Aliivibrio Fischeri and Brachionus plicatilis Tests for Toxicity Assessment

Authors: Thomas Maciej , Zdebik Dariusz

The paper presents the possibility of applying combined chemical oxidation processes using potassium ferrate(VI) (K2FeO4) and Fe(III)/H2O2 for the treatment of real wastewater from the textile industry characterised by an increased content of organic substances (COD = 1920 mg...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0746
| Pages 78–84

Improve of Footwear Comfort Sensation with Material Packages and Knitted Fabrics

Authors: Serweta Wioleta , Olejniczak Zbigniew , Matusiak Małgorzata

The main goal of this paper was to analyse the hygienic properties of textile packages used for the construction of shoe uppers. Distance fabrics with varied hygienic properties were the basis of these packages. The discomfort indexes, which...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0747
| Pages 85–90

Ceramic and Glass Fibre Reinforced Flexible Composites for Particulate Filter Walls – A Novel Approach

Authors: Prabu K. , Srinivasan J. , Prakash C.

Flexible composites from high performance fibres were developed and targeted to replace the wall of existing rigid ceramic Particulate Filters. The composites are made from E Glass fibre webs of different density in the middle, with standard SiC...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.7747
| Pages 91–97

Evaluation of the Mechanical Parameters of Ultrasonically Welded Textile Composite Structures for Protective Footwear

Authors: Irzmańska Emilia , Majchrzycka Katarzyna, Adamus-Włodarczyk Agnieszka , Brochocka Agnieszka

Textile materials are used in protective footwear due to their good mechanical and hygienic properties and to provide thermal insulation. This work presents a technological process of designing ultrasonically welded composite structures characterised by various densities of welding spots....   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0821
| Pages 99–105

Programming Periodic Fatigue Research of Composites Utilised for Ski Jumping Suits by Means of Merlin Test Profiler Software

Authors: Kobiela-Mendrek Katarzyna 

In the thesis, an example of using an Instron 5544 – a tensile testing machine for programmable fatigue research of composite material designed for ski jumping suits is described. A few basic parameters were considered in the research,...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0749
| Pages 106–110

Influence of the Spatial Structure of Carbon Fibres on the Strength Properties of a Carbon Composite

Authors: Juraszek Janusz

Advanced lightweight materials such as laminated composites with carbon fibres, cylindrical shells and laminated plates are used in modern civil engineering structures, such as wind power stations, as well as in the defence and automotive industries. This encourages...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0013.0750
| Pages 111–115

General Information


in Eastern Europe
ul. Skłodowskiej-Curie 19/27,
90-570 Łódź, Poland
e-mail: infor@lit.lukasiewicz.gov.pl

FIBRES & TEXTILES in Eastern Europe 19/27 M. Skłodowskiej-Curie Str., 90-570 Łódź, Poland e-mail: infor@lit.lukasiewicz.gov.pl; ftee@lit.lukasiewicz.gov.pl

Editor-in-Chief Dariusz Wawro, Head of Editorial Office Janusz Kazimierczak, Text Editor Geoffrey Large, Assistant Editor Anna WahlProduction Łukasiewicz-ŁIT