28 November 2013 Smart fabrics developed at NPL NPL has developed a new method to produce conductive textiles. The technique could make integrating electronics into clothing simple and practical, by enabling lightweight circuits to be printed directly onto complete garments. The nano silver material is chemically bonded to the fabric, encapsulating the fibres and providing full coverage. The resulting textile is said to demonstrate good adhesion, flexibility and excellent resistivity of 0.2O/sq. Author Laura Hopperton Comment on this article Websites http://www.npl.co.uk/ Companies NPL Management Ltd This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.