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Covestro, Trans-Textil Team for Breathable, Waterproof Synthetic Coating

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Covestro and Trans-Textil have collaborated to create a textile coating made of breathable water-based synthetic materials. Dubbed Aquair, the coated textiles are also waterproof and adaptable to many product categories, the companies said, including footwear and apparel. “The microporous structure of the synthetics is permeable to water vapor and provides the greatest possible comfort in…

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