2006 - 2010
Serial Number: 6
 
Name of the Project : Development of Aroma Based Home Textiles
Sponsored by : MoT
Abstract : To impart multiple fragrances to natural and blended fabric based products for developing aroma textiles.
Highlight : Project approved by the MoT and started in Sep 2009. The aim is to:-

(a) To impart multiple fragrance to natural and blended fabric based products for developing aroma textiles.

(b) To develop a niche market of some textiles with high end functionalities and increase its market acceptance through product diversification.

(c) To develop durable aroma finished natural and blended home textiles (with wash fastness upto 30 normal washing cycles)

Expected outcome:-

(a) Aroma Textiles based on natural and blended fabric of using high end Textiles.

(b) A reliable knowledge bank on the possibilities of using high end specialties finishes for development of smart textiles with natural and blended fabrics.

Area of Applicability : Jute Industries/Jute entrepreneurs
Contact Persons : Dr SK Chakrabarti
Target Beneficiaries : DJP units/Home textile sector
Locations where it is already implemented : Pilot scale trial continuing