タンパク質素材の実用化へ向けた第一歩

Stronger than steel and more flexible than nylon, spider silk is said to be the toughest material on earth. For the past 11 years a Japanese company has been attempting to harness that strength to create a new type of material with unprecedented versatility. They’ve now unveiled their working prototype: the Moon Parka.

 現在スポーツアパレルの多くは、石油を原料として製造された合成高分子材料(ポリエステルやナイロンなど)を使用していますが、これらの材料はその製造工程で膨大なエネルギーを消費しており、膨大な温室効果ガスを排出しています。石油の枯渇が懸念されている状況において、枯渇資源に代わる持続可能な資源へ転換していくことは、現代社会に生きる私たちにとっての大きな責任です。

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What a great company! AMC Recommended

To The Fit, in France, does 3 amazing services to assist you with your collections. 

1   They will design any type of product based on your cuts and your requirements. Every project is handled with the utmost confidentiality. 
2   Their experts are available to conduct a Fit analysis for your collections, to identify their strengths and weaknesses, and to offer optimal and practical solutions.
3   Working closely with fashion designers, they continuously monitor how the market evolves in terms of volume, shape, materials, technicals product, etc. They commit to being a creative force for you and your team, in line with your needs and those of your market segment.

Learn more about To The Fit from their beautiful website, found here