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  • Diaper, Baby
    Diaper Makers Report Category Softness

    Diaper Makers Report Category Softness

    Lower birth rates, increased competition blamed for sales declines
    Online Exclusives Karen McIntyre, editor 07.27.17

  • Shows / Events
    Fourteenth Edition of Techtextil North America Shows Growth

    Fourteenth Edition of Techtextil North America Shows Growth

    This year's event in Chicago saw a 15% increase in the total number of exhibitors over 2015 edition
    Online Exclusives07.13.17

  • Associations | Shows / Events | Wipes
    World of Wipes Conference Hailed a Success

    World of Wipes Conference Hailed a Success

    Over 470 participants spanning the entire wipes supply chain attended the event in Nashville
    Online Exclusives06.29.17


  • Shows / Events | Wetlaid | Wipes
    Flushability is a Hot Topic at WOW

    Flushability is a Hot Topic at WOW

    Nonwovens industry will focus on consumer education as efforts to reach accord with wastewater agencies stall
    Online Exclusives Karen McIntyre, editor 06.16.17

  • Gerold Fleissner Passes Away at Age 92

    Gerold Fleissner Passes Away at Age 92

    Pioneer of the textile, man-made fiber and nonwovens industries
    Online Exclusives Alfred Watzl, former vice president, Fleissner 06.15.17

  • Adult Incontinence | Diaper, Baby
    Wearable Technology: The Next Big Thing in Hygiene?

    Wearable Technology: The Next Big Thing in Hygiene?

    More and more companies are developing sensors for baby and adult diapers.
    Online Exclusives Tara Olivo, associate editor 06.13.17


  • Wipes
    A New Wave of Wipes

    A New Wave of Wipes

    Several innovative products have launched in the first half of 2017.
    Slideshows06.06.17

  • Air Through Bonding | Carded/Carding | Education | Facilities / Capacity | R&D/Basic Research | Spunbond | Spunlace
    Nonwovens Institute Unveils New Investment

    Nonwovens Institute Unveils New Investment

    New advanced spunmelt line starts up on NC State campus
    Videos

  • INDEX ‘17: The Biggest Ever

    INDEX ‘17: The Biggest Ever

    Nonwovens companies launch new products, form partnerships in Geneva.
    05.31.17


  • Chemicals / Adhesives | Flame Retardance

    Raw Materials Help Nonwoven Producers Meet Their Goals

    Innovation in polymers, treatments and additives offer new possibilities in substrate technology.
    05.31.17

  • Fibers
    Fibers in Nonwovens

    Fibers in Nonwovens

    Suppliers to the nonwovens industry continue to develop technologically advanced fibers that address consumer needs.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 05.31.17

  • Wipes
    Household Wipes: Consumers Choose Convenience

    Household Wipes: Consumers Choose Convenience

    This segment of the wipes market continues to see innovation and growth.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 05.31.17

  • Air Through Bonding | Carded/Carding | Education | Facilities / Capacity | Meltblown | R&D/Basic Research | Spunbond | Spunlace
    NWI Celebrates New Investment

    NWI Celebrates New Investment

    Advanced spunbond line opening attracts hundreds of industry members
    Online Exclusives05.25.17

  • Fibers
    The Fiber Year Reports on 2016 World Fiber Market

    The Fiber Year Reports on 2016 World Fiber Market

    Consulting firm says the market surpassed 100 million tons.
    Online Exclusives05.23.17

  • 2017 COMPANY CAPABILITIES

    2017 COMPANY CAPABILITIES

    Welcome to Nonwovens Industry’s 2017 Company Capabilities. This special annual section features advertising and advertorial material written by industry suppliers. Designed to give Nonwovens Industry readers the opportunity to learn more abo…
    05.15.17