Bluesign® technologies is a leader in the new and rapidly growing market of environmental health and safety (EHS) management and has developed corresponding tools and techniques for their partners.
DWR (DURABLE WATER REPELLENT)
Durable water repellent treatments protect fabrics from moisture saturation.
Fabric woven with double thread at regular intervals to achieve small squares that prevent tears from spreading. Usually a nylon or polyester. Used for outerwear, sleeping bags, kites, packs, and tents. Ripstop was originally used in parachutes and sails.