“What does wool allergy mean for the future of wool?”

The word wool is not a medical term.It is a word with a scientific meaning, but one which, to the uninitiated, can be confused with other medical terms such as a virus or cancer.In a recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, researchers from the University of Sheffield and the University Hospital, Bristol, […]

Why wool allergies are on the rise

Wool allergies are an epidemic, with a rise in cases in the U.S. over the past five years, according to a report released Wednesday by the American Conservative.The conservative publication, which is owned by the conservative-leaning American Family Association, said the number of wool allergies had grown to nearly 6.5 million, up from about 1.4 […]

Australia wool supplier Kimberly Woolen to expand into more products

Kimberly Woolen, a Sydney-based wool supplier, announced plans to expand its business to produce other Australian wool products in a blog post.“We have a number of exciting initiatives in the pipeline,” Kimberly Woolens CEO, Karen Stott, said.“Among these, our new facility will be able to produce Australian wool fabrics in our new mill, which will […]