Entries by nonwoven

INDEX™17 Awards Entries Open

EDANA, the leading international association representing the nonwovens and related industries has announced the categories for the prestigious INDEX™17 Awards. These awards recognise innovative, cooperative, creative and sustainable achievements in nonwovens. They are open to any EDANA member company or INDEX™17 exhibitor. From today, companies can download an application form from the dedicated INDEX™17 page […]

Dyneema® Carbon: A Perfect Marriage For Lightweight Performance

Dyneema® Carbon hybrid composites represent a leap in the evolution of carbon. The world’s strongest fiber significantly improves the performance of pure carbon composites in terms of weight, impact resistance, ductility and vibrational dampening. The lightweight performance power of Dyneema® Carbon hybrid composites were presented at the plastics and rubber K Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, […]

Supply Contract Between Trüetzschler And Zhejiang Wang Jin

Trüetzschler and Zhejiang Wang Jin Signed an agreement to supply 2 Nonwoven fabric production lines. Trüetzschler and Zhejiang Wang Jin signed an agreement to supply 2 spunlace lines. One line is a high speed carding line including the well-known random roller technology. This line will fulfill highest demands and will deliver outstanding web quality at […]

Dornier Presents Its “Green Technologies” At ITME India

Dornier’s “Green Machines” provide the highest weaving quality for technical textiles, sophisticated decorative fabrics and excellent clothing fabrics. Lindauer Dornier GmbH presents innovative machine concepts for the production of highly sophisticated fabrics at the ITME in Mumbai. Under Dornier’s sustainability motto “The Green Machine”, the family company, which manufactures the machines exclusively in Germany, will […]

Meeting Point In Technical Textiles Techtextile 2017

Techtextil Symposium 2017 is an informative and visionary expert forum revolving around the subjects of technical textiles, functional garment fabrics and their multifarious applications. At the 19th edition of the symposium from 9 to 12 May 2017, which is held concurrently with the two leading international trade fairs, Techtextil and Texprocess, renowned experts will present […]

Meltblown Nonwovens Report

One of nonwovens’ oldest manufacturing processes and, some say, its most turbulent, meltblown nonwovens has been overshadowed by its more popular relative—spunmelt nonwovens—which has grown to become the world’s largest nonwovens technology. However, meltblown continues to be valued for its fine fiber profile, its ability to offer high absorbency and its compatibility with other nonwovens […]

Schoeller Launches New Online Presence

Schoeller Textil AG, a global leader in high-performance textile manufacturing, is unveiling its new online presence with a completely redesigned website that guides visitors through the virtual world of the innovative textile and textile technology provider and its nearly 150-year old heritage. With fresh imagery, clear structure and a responsive design, the Schoeller site visitor […]

Clariant Mevopur® Line Adds Color, Functional Additive Options For Nonwoven Medical Products

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and its Masterbatches business unit, announced a specific range of Mevopur® color and functional additives for use in high-performance, spun bond fibers used in medical applications. Nonwoven fibers are used in applications including surgical gowns and masks, sterilization bags, medical filtration products, and a range of sanitary and […]

Airbag Yarns On The Rise In The Automotive Sector With Growth Potential

According to estimates from Business Wire, the demand for airbags will increase by 5 percent annually over the next five years. To date, airbags have been predominantly manufactured using polyamide 6.6 yarns. However, there is a noticeable trend with these challenging industrial filament yarns towards polyester. Industrial yarn producers are increasingly perceiving the airbag yarn […]