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August 17, 2006
Last month, I had the pleasure of being invited to speak at the Clemson Nonwovens Forum, which for more than  30 years, has served as an introduction for nonwovens newcomers to the industry, from both a technology and a marketing perspective. Wh…  Read More »
July 18, 2006
You can't pick up a newspaper, listen to the radio or watch television these days without hearing about China's rapid development. Just this week, I heard a news story about challenges to China's water supply, which, per capita, is about…  Read More »
Karen Bitz McIntyre, Editor
June 14, 2006
One thing that is constantly reverberating throughout the pages of Nonwovens Industry is this industry‚Äôs constant search for new ideas and innovations.   Read More »
May 17, 2006
One might look at this month's cover of Nonwovens Industry and wonder what U.S. Armed Forces have to do with nonwovens. Well, the U.S. Marine Corps is investing significant resources in developing nonwoven composite fabric technology for combat utili…  Read More »
Karen Bitz McIntyre
April 17, 2006
Am I making enough money? This is the question that plagues every worker—from the hourly employee working the production line to the CEO of a major multinational company. Being fairly, and adequately, compensated for the contribution you give t…  Read More »
Karen Bitz McIntyre, Editor
March 6, 2006
This letter responds to, and agrees with, another letter submitted by Scott Tomlin of Degussa, which was published in our December 2005 issue.  Read More »
February 10, 2006
According to INDA's recent analysis of wipes, household wipes now comprise the majority of North American disposable wipes sales. Experts say that the success of this market has largely been caused by the widespread popularity of electrostatic and we…  Read More »
January 6, 2006
In the past couple of months, there has been a lot of talk in the media about a new movement, among some mothers, to toilet train their children when they are months, or even weeks, old. According to a website operated by Diaper-Free Baby, a non-prof…  Read More »
Karen Bitz McIntyre, Editor
December 8, 2005
Who Will Be Next?  Read More »
Karen Bitz McIntyre
August 30, 2005
It is interesting to note that—despite widespread reports of troubles, including unprecedented raw material price hikes, increased competition and difficulty in passing price increases on to customers—the nonwovens industry appears to be…  Read More »