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How Lycra’s Evolution Has Reshaped Performance Textiles

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The original Lycra spandex has evolved to suit modern performance demands in the 60 years since the fiber was first introduced by Dupont. Jean Hegedus, Apparel & Advanced Textiles’ global segment leader for denim at Invista, the successor company to Dupont Textiles & Apparel, detailed Lycra’s path and its latest incarnations at a seminar dubbed…

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