INF (PL) was chosen because of its particular expertise in obtaining, processing and application of textile raw materials (flax, hemp, silk, wool and others).
Their Centre of
Excellence CELLUBAST (Natural Lignocellulosic Raw Materials) operates at
interdisciplinary scientific, development and implementation research on
obtaining, processing and application of textile raw materials carried out to
increase the competitiveness of the economy.
It is targeting
research activities to the aspects of:
· human physiology friendly textiles
· materials for industrial applications
(composites, cellulose, renewable energy)
· processing of by-products for
pharmaceutical, food and cosmetics industries.
INF, as coordinator, and TTF, as partner, have submitted
the proposal under the Call: FP7-NMP-2008-SME-2: Clothing Protecting Against UV radiation with Anti Heat Stress System
for Outdoor Workers (Cloprotect-UVheat), where TTF and large Enterprise
Cateks d.d. are partners.