Month: December 2017

Travel In Style With DTMX Odorless Travel Socks

So often when people think of travel socks, they think of the compression socks that are meant to keep your feet from becoming fatigued and sore during long flights or extensive periods of travel. Or they think of the socks that are fast drying, making it easy to wash and dry them while staying in […]


How do DTMX odorless socks work?

Why do feet smell? How do chemists help to provide a solution to the problem? Why do modern washing practices make the smells worse than they used to be? What have bacteria got to do with it? In this activity you will find out how chemists are helping to solve an unpleasant problem and investigate […]


Cotton – Questions and Answers

What is cotton? Cotton is a soft, fluffy staple fiber that grows in a boll, or protective capsule, around the seeds of cotton plants of the genus Gossypium. The fiber is almost pure cellulose. Under natural conditions, the cotton bolls will tend to increase the dispersion of the seeds. What is mercerized cotton? John Mercer […]