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2014-11-25 23:06:06

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Waterproof Breathable Textiles Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database.

2014-05-15 23:02:35

Electronic Component News has named W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.

2014-01-16 12:28:47

Company has appeared in every listing of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" NEWARK, Del., Jan.

2013-06-30 23:00:23

Motorcycle protective apparel dealer introduces brand new Klim adventure motorcycle and snow gear. West New York, NJ (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Klim is a


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2010-11-19 16:45:45

Registered to W. L. Gore, Gore-Tex is a waterproof/breathable fabric that was co-invented by Wilbert L. Gore and Rowena Taylor. In 1976, Robert Gore was granted a patent for a porous form of polytetrafluoroethylene with a micro-structure characterized by nodes interconnected by fibrils. Gore was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2006. PTFE is created by using an emulsion polymerization process that utilizes the fluorosurfactant PFOA. Gore-Tex materials are typically...

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