The Department of Fiber Science & Apparel Design (FSAD) has a broad outreach effort built on its research base. We also produce a wide variety of resources, such as our popular downloadable tipsheet on Removing Stains at Home. Please explore our programs or contact our outreach faculty and staff.
You may also wish to visit the Cornell Cooperative Extension pages. Our faculty work with local Cooperative Extension educators and staff to implement applied research projects.
The Department of Fiber Science & Apparel Design (FSAD) has a broad outreach effort built on its research base with programs related directly to fiber science and apparel design.
The Youth Program develops and implements textile-related programs for youth. The programs emphasize science exploration, skill building, and community service.
The Personal Pesticide Protection program identifies ways to use personal protective equipment to reduce human exposure to pesticides and provides this information to appropriate audiences.
The Water Quality program seeks to educate individuals, families, and communities about drinking water quality, private water supplies, onsite waste water systems, home water treatment, and household chemicals.