Originally Posted by Wightdiver
Not forgetting that the tube maker is the customer of the material supplier. Its a small industry in the UK, word would soon spread, they will certainly not want to loose a customer or damage their reputation.
Unless of course this is just one of many claims they may have and resolving all of them would send the under.
I'm just pointing out, the tube maker is at the mercy of the material supplier.
It may be a small industry, but the amount of synthetic textile producers in the world is even smaller. The only 3 that come to mind are ARZ, Pennel & Flipo, and Achilles.