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2019 EDANA Nonwoven Statistics Released

Despite low growth in last two years, Greater European Nonwovens Production reaches 4.4% Annual Average Growth over the last decade. EDANA, the International Association Serving the Nonwovens and Related Industries today released European annual statistics for 2019. As a result of the recent economic conditions and, in particular, the downturn in several end-use sectors, figures […]

Nonwoven Products Contributing in the Struggle Against the COVID-19 Pandemic

According to declaration published by Edana; the current global health crisis caused by the COVID-19 virus has highlighted the importance of face masks, disinfecting wipes and personal protective clothing, as well as the need to keep the supply chain going to ensure the production and supply of those products. In this context it is interesting to look at the […]

Covid-19 Spikes Demand For Surgical & Face Masks

The continuing novel coronavirus (Covid-19) scare the world over has resulted in high demand for surgical and face masks. There is also a steep rise in the price of the masks, along with a spike in raw material prices. Manufacturing companies are now working round the clock to cater to the rising demand for disposable […]

Kordsa Proceeds with Its Development Story

Kordsa, the reinforcement leader in Turkey, continues its investments in composite technologies and achieved to end another year with successful financial results. Kordsa increased its turnover by 30.2% in 2019 amounting to 5,137 million TL, compared to the previous year, and its net profit is increased by 11.8%, which amounts to 378 million TL. The […]

Brückner Signed Contract for a Major Project with Dinarsu

Brückner, with a 70-year history of textile finishing, is known worldwide as a technology partner for all companies working in the drying, coating and finishing of web-shaped materials. The variety of materials to be processed with Brückner technologies, from clothing fabrics to nonwovens to carpets, glass or coatings, has never been limited. Brückner can offer […]

Ajman University Develops Garment System to Help Autistic People

Two lecturers at Ajman University (AU) have developed a smart garment ecosystem which can determine the wearer’s stress level and trigger clothes and accessories’ functionalities accordingly to help understand and better control overwhelming situations and emotions. This may help in monitoring physiological parameters indicating stress in autistic people. The system ‘Sensewear’, has been developed by […]

Bcnonwovens Expanding Capacity to Meet Growing Customer Needs

BCNonwovens is investing into a new production line, machine hall and warehouse at its Sant Quinti de Mediona (Barcelona) plant to meet growing needs from customers globally. The investment comprises a state-of-the-art production line and necessary auxiliary equipment to position BCNonwovens for current and changing requirements in the market place. The investment is a logical […]

VEOCEL™ Takes Initiative With ‘Hands On’ Motto To Draw Attention To Hidden Plastics In Wet Wipes

Intriguing information is shared regarding the plastics hidden inside wet wipes that are widely used in our everyday lives during the press conference held by Lenzing Group to raise environmental awareness. Accordingly, less than 10% of the consumers are aware of the fact that most of the wet wipes have considerable amount of plastic material inside them. […]

IITD to Host Conference on Functional Textiles & Clothing

The second international conference on Functional Textiles & Clothing (FTC) is being organised by Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) from February 7-9, 2020, in New Delhi. FTC will be held in partnership with World University of Design, Haryana—a budding design university of India, and PSG Tech. A biannual international conference, FTC provides a platform […]