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breathability

(brēth″ă-bil′ĭt-ē)
The ability of a fabric or woven coating to allow moisture and gases to travel through its pores. It is an important feature in the design of clothing liners, transdermal medication patches, and wound coverings.
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Looking to regions, Asia Pacific is expected to be the largest market for breathable films with China leading the way.
For the purpose of this study, Grand View Research has segmented the global waterproof breathable textiles market on the basis of textile, product, application and region:
Laminates with breathable membranes are the high quality representatives of functional rainwear clothing.
These breathable Mould Free Jumbo Storage Bags are zipped on three sides for instant easy access and act as the perfect storage solution.
We can use our experiences and knowledge to best advise our customers on what products will be most suitable for them, as most caravan sites advise that people only have groundsheets that are breathable.
Deflexion offers premium impact protection that is flexible, breathable and washable," said Dr.
The company says that DEFLEXION technology offers textiles that are flexible, breathable, washable and durable and can be cut and sewn directly into clothing, eliminating the need to insert uncomfortable padding.
At the launch party, Inglot unveiled O2M, a breathable nail polish.
Woolrich Elite Series Tactical introduces the Elite Waterproof Breathable Parka designed to excel in brutal conditions.
Features: waterproof, windproof, breathable, taped seams, storm flap, storm cuffs, underarm ventilation zips, detachable snow skirt and one-handed adjusters.
The troops are using a breathable, shrinkable fabric that is lightweight and reusable.
Soldiers may someday find comfort as well as safety in chemical-protection gear, now that researchers have created a breathable, chemical-blocking composite material.