Shepherd Filters Emerging & Micro Business Winners

Shepherd Filters Wins Emerging & Micro Business Award

Shepherd Filters is truly honoured to win the Emerging and Micro Business Award category at the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards held on Wednesday 29 July at the Southport Yacht Club. The Emerging Business Award recognises Gold Coast businesses for their innovative, unique and strong business practices and how these enhance a company’s continued growth.…

wool and fire

Wool Protects From Flames – The Right Fibre For The Job

Australian Wool Innovation Limited (AWI) has funded a new scientific study, undertaken by AgResearch, to test the fire resistance of nine fabrics used as base-layer garments for military and first responder personnel (i.e. firefighters).   The key concern with synthetic fibres (even flame-retardant ones) is that, when they are exposed to flame or extreme heat,…