Finnish Textile & Fashion's conventional fibers Textile fiber guide (only in Finnish)

Ioncell fiber biodegradable fiber made from used textiles, cellulose and newspapers without harmful chemicals.
Articles about Ioncell fiber:
– Wenwen Fang*, Emma Sairanen, Sami Vuori, Marja Rissanen, Isabella Norrbo, Mika Lastusaari, and Herbert Sixta*. 2021. UV-Sensing Cellulose Fibers Manufactured by Direct Incorporation of Photochromic Minerals. ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering.
– Haslinger, Simone; Wang, Yingfeng; Rissanen, Marja; Lossa, Miriam; Tanttu, Marjaana; Ilen,Elina; Määttänen, Marjo; Harlin, Ali; Hummel, Michael; Sixta, Herbert. 2019. Recycling of Vat and Reactive Dyed Textile Waste to New Colored Man-Made Cellulose Fibers. Green Chemistry.
– Marja Rissanen, Inge Schlapp-Hackl, Daisuke Sawada, Susanna Raiskio, Krishna Ojha, Edward Smith and Herbert Sixta. 2022. Chemical recycling of hemp waste textiles via the ionic liquid based dry-jet-wet spinning technology. Textile Research Journal 0(0) 1–13, Volume 93, Issue 11-12.

Spinnova fiber is made of wood pulp

Nordic Bioproduct Group Norratex fiber is a plant-based fiber

Selvitys selluloosamuuntokuiduista, Marja Rissanen, TAMK…tulossa


Varheenmaa M., Hännikäinen, J., Kostia, S. 2023. Kestävien ja älykkäiden tekstiilien ekosysteemin kehittäminen.

Faasimuutosmateriaaleihin liittyviä linkkejä ja tutkimuksia
– Phase change materials handbook
– Application of piezoelectrics to smart structures
– Phase Change Material
– Phase change materials: overview
– Impact-Resistant Materials and Their Potential
– Development of thermoregulating textile materials with microencapsulated Phase Change Materials (PGM). IV. Performance properties and hand of fabrics treated with PCM microcapsules
– Flexible and Electroactive Textile Actuator Enabled by PEDOT:PSS/MOF-Derivative Electrode Ink
– Numerical study of shear thickening fluid with distinct particles dispersed in carrier fluid
– Functional Fibers and Fabrics for Soft Robotics, Wearables, and Human–Robot Interface
– Experimental Investigations on the Cooling of a Motorcycle Helmet with Phase Change Material
– Moisture-responsive Fabrics Based on the Hygro Deformation of Yarns
– Dependences of Rheological and Compression Mechanical Properties on Cellular Structures for Impact-Protective Materials
– A Critical Review of Impact Resistant Materials Used in Sportswear Clothing
– Knitting and weaving artificial muscles
– Phase Change Materials for Textile Application
– Phase change materials for smart textiles – An overview
– Effects of Pressure-Induced Density Changes in the Thermal Energy Absorbed by a Micro-Encapsulated Phase-Change Material 
– Human Body Heat for Powering Wearable Devices: From Thermal Energy to Application 
– New Exosuit Fabric Could Boost Mobility in People with Disabilities
– Progress in the Applications of Smart Piezoelectric Materials for Medical Devices
– Studying a Flexible Polyurethane Elastomer with Improved Impact-Resistant Performance
– Reactive Protection Technology
– Shear Stiffening Gels for Intelligent Anti-impact Applications 
– Shear thickening fluids and their applications
– Soft Actuator Materials for Electrically Driven Haptic Interfaces
– An Assistive Soft Wrist Exosuit for Flexion Movements With an Ergonomic Reinforced Glove
– Programmable soft robotics based on nano-textured thermo-responsive actuators
– Stimuli-responsive polymers and their applications
– Wearable Actuators: An Overview
– Actuating Textiles: Next Generation of Smart Textiles
– WITHDRAWN: An overview of stimuli-responsive polymers for smart textile applications
– Energy-absorbing plastics
– Materials and Technology for Sportswear and Performance Appare
– A novel impact hardening polymer with negative Poisson’s ratio for impact protection
– Application of Ultra Smart Textiles in Sports Wear and Garments