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State Govt firm on shutting down Wool Garment Lab
15
Oct '10
The State Government is firm on its decision to close down its Wool Garment Laboratory. The Western Australian Farmers Federation has expressed its resentment over the issue. The laboratory was set up in 2005, with the objective of innovating various ways and means by which wool can be integrated into high-quality as well as expensive fashion garments.

Although the laboratory has been engaged in making pioneering research in woolen garments, yet it has been forced to shut down. The laboratory has been involved in practical research and not in something unrealistic. The research in this area has been an incessant process and frequently new innovations have been appearing.

The laboratory was supposed to be funded by the government till a private company could be traced for the purpose of funding it.

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