Entries by nonwoven

AKXY Acquired Sage Automotive

At a press conference in Düsseldorf, Germany, Asahi Kasei unveiled its AKXY concept car in Europe for the first
time and its plans for expansion within the automotive sector. A number of advanced nonwovens and technical textiles are to be found among the vehicle’s innovations for lightweighting, as well as concepts for electrification and autonomous driving.

OUTLOOK™ 2018 Signed as Most Successful Editon Ever

Over 500 key stakeholders gather for premier nonwoven personal care products and hygiene conference. With 510 delegates from across the nonwovens and related industries in attendance, OUTLOOK™, the primary conference for the nonwovens hygiene and personal care industry, was again confirmed as a key industry event for the sector, showcasing EDANA’s mission to support the […]

First at the Finishing Line For 150 Years

Swiss fabric innovator Schoeller Textil has taken the finishing of two-layer laminates for protective clothing and outdoor and active sportswear to a new level of production efficiency with the installation of a Monforts Eco Applicator unit. The innovations over the decades from this company – which celebrates its 150th anniversary this year – are too […]

Huntsman Introduces High IQ Sun Protect

Huntsman Textile Effects has extended the High IQ performance assurance scheme to help mills, brands and retailers meet consumer demand for garments and accessories with built-in sun protection. High IQ Sun Protect provides an Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) of up to 50 and above, providing the wearer with the highest level of protection for the […]

Our Priority is Nonwoven Production with Biodegradable Polymers

With the advancements of textile technology and synthetic fibers, smart textiles now covers the fields of nanotechnology, material science, design and textile engineering. Emerged as a result of interdisciplinary researches in electronics and computer engineering and medicine, smart textiles started to occupy  have begun to gain an important place in the textiles and ready-to-wear industries […]