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2014-09-30 16:22:27

Products are third-party certified to conform to standards created by NSF/ANSI 336 SAINT-GEORGES, Quebec, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Victor Group announced today it recently completed a comprehensive third party certification project based on the new Facts sustainability certification program for its commercial fabrics using patented Crypton® performance technology. To achieve Facts certification, products must meet the rigorous, multi-attribute requirements of the NSF/ANSI 336...

2014-09-12 08:21:56

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Flame Retardant Market by Type and End-User Industry - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Flame retardant chemicals find major use in different end-user industries. This enables their use in variety of consumer and industrial applications. The major end-user industry of flame retardant chemicals is building &...

2014-09-10 20:20:28

LONDON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Top 16 Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) Composites Companies 2014: Leaders in Aerospace, Automotive, Energy, Construction & Sporting Goodshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2360611/Top-16-Carbon-Fibre-Reinforced-Plastic-CFRP-Composites-Companies-2014-Leaders-in-Aerospace-Automotive-Energy-Construction--Sporting-Goods.html Report DetailsThe carbon fibre composites market will...

2014-09-04 16:28:54

Doubles Size, Employment at Manufacturing and Distribution Center That Produces Pillows and Other Filled Articles for Major Retailers DUQUESNE, Pa., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Textile Company, a leading provider of innovative sleep solutions since 1925, has doubled the size and expected employment of its Manufacturing and Distribution Center in Tifton, Ga. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140904/143147 The Tifton facility today employs 200, and American Textile...

2014-08-14 08:32:19

DUBLIN, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Dyestuff Market for Nylon Textile Fibers for Home Textiles, Apparels and Other End-users - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Textile dyestuffs typically include dyes such as acid dyes, basic dyes, direct dyes, disperse dyes, reactive dyes, sulfur dyes and vat dyes. These textile...

2014-08-11 08:23:10

RnRMarketResearch.com offers "Flame Retardant Market by Type (Aluminum Trihydrate, Antimony Oxide, Brominated, Chlorinated, Organphosphorous) and End-User Industry (Building & Construction, Electronics, Wire & Cables, Automotive) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" research report in its store. DALLAS, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The flame retardant chemicals market has a significant number of small as well as few big manufacturers. Some of the manufacturers focus on...

2014-08-01 23:06:57

Textile Exchange’s new Organic Cotton Report, “will be the industry go-to for organic cotton information” according to Elayne Masterson, TE Board Chair. Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 For the first time, Textile Exchange (TE) has combined their Organic Cotton Farm & Fiber Report and the Organic Cotton Market Report to provide one compelling resource for the entire organic cotton supply chain resulting in the 2013 Organic Cotton Report. LaRhea Pepper, the organization’s...

2014-07-23 23:27:28

Evalino, a New York-based, multi-functional apparel brand sets out to create another dimension in designer clothing; a dimension that sparks a new question in apparel: what does your clothing do for you? New York, NY (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Evalino is combining technology and style to revolutionize the fashion industry. Evalino’s innovations make for exceptional performance in everyday items: they resist water, repel stains, enhance appearance, provide protection, improve comfort,...

2014-07-19 23:01:40

ReportsnReports.com adds latest report on “Coated Fabrics to 2018” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 US Demand to Rise 3.8% Annually Through 2018 Demand for coated fabrics in the US is projected to advance 3.8 percent per year to 725 million square yards in 2018, an acceleration from sluggish gains posted during the 2008 to 2013 period. Rebounding construction expenditures will provide opportunities for coated fabrics used in products that are closely tied to building...

2014-07-18 08:21:40

420 exhibitors from 18 countries and regions TOKYO, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan is one of the largest, most affluent and -- importantly -- consistently strong jewelery markets in the world. To put it in perspective, Japanese consumers have accumulated savings of a staggering USD 14 trillion, and Tokyo has the largest GDP of any city in the world, exceeding even that of New York. The Japan Jewelery Fair (JJF), co-organised by UBM and the Japan Jewelery Association, has...


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  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'