• Meltblown Nonwovens Report

    Meltblown Nonwovens Report

    Karen McIntyre, editor || November 11, 2015
    Often overshadowed by its older brother, spunbond, meltblown nonwovens continue to expand in a number of areas.

  • Filtration  Market Update

    Filtration Market Update

    Karen McIntyre || November 11, 2015
    Growth continues to be robust across all categories as new products and investments boost innovation.

  • The Feminine Hygiene Market

    The Feminine Hygiene Market

    Tara Olivo, associate editor || November 11, 2015
    Manufacturers of femcare products are overcoming growth challenges with marketing, education and new technologies.

  • Creating Flushable Products – Squaring the Circle

    Creating Flushable Products – Squaring the Circle

    Sebastian Basel, Roland Scholz, Kelheim || November 11, 2015
    Currently the product category of “flushable wipes” represents one of the most dominating topics in the world of paper and nonwoven production: wipes that can be flushed down the wastewater system without adversely impacting plumbing or w…

  • North America Report

    North America Report

    November 4, 2015
    INDA’s director of market research and statistics discusses the state of the nonwovens industry in North America.

  • Suominen CEO discusses strategy, investments and more

    October 22, 2015
    Nina Kopola discusses strategy, investments and more

  • The Industrial Wipes Market

    The Industrial Wipes Market

    Karen McIntyre, Editor || October 13, 2015
    Users are getting wise to the benefits of using disposable wipes in manufacturing settings.

  • Converter Round Up

    Converter Round Up

    Tara Olivo, associate editor || October 13, 2015
    A look at the latest from providers of finishing, packaging, slitting, winding and other services for the nonwovens industry.

  • UP CLOSE WITH Kleen Test Products

    UP CLOSE WITH Kleen Test Products

    October 13, 2015
    In 1943, Kleen Test Products Corporation was founded in downtown Milwaukee to provide filtration products to Wisconsin’s dairy industry. Since then, the company has grown and greatly expanded its product and service offerings to include contrac…

  • A Conversation with Kansan

    A Conversation with Kansan

    October 13, 2015
    Being flexible, listening to customers, offering variety of solutions are key to converting machinery manufacturer’s success

  • Airlaid Market Report

    Airlaid Market Report

    Tara Olivo, associate editor || October 13, 2015
    Feminine hygiene and adult incontinence segments expected to drive airlaid into the future.

  • Southeast Asia Nonwoven Capacity and Demand Development

    David Price, Price Hanna Associates || October 13, 2015
    Nonwoven capacity and demand development in Southeast Asia has been growing impressively since 2003 to supply durable end uses and more recently disposable hygiene markets.  Up until the mid-1990’s, nonwoven capacity in SE Asia was small a…

  • PLA Nonwovens for Personal Protection Equipment Applications

    PLA Nonwovens for Personal Protection Equipment Applications

    Kerem Durdag, CEO, Biovation || October 13, 2015
    PLA offers a “greener” profile for single-use nonwovens used for medical devices such as drapes and gowns.

  • Facing Flushablity— What Are We Thinking and How Are We Doing in China?

    John Xuan, Yancheng Technical College || October 13, 2015
    Capacity for flushable wipes continues to ramp up in China but which regions are these new lines serving?

  • Southeast Asia's Major Players

    Karen McIntyre, editor || October 13, 2015
    The countries of Southeast Asia have been experiencing an investment boom during the last decade as nonwovens producers have followed hygiene manufacturers’ expansion into these markets. While new lines for nonwovens have slowed down in Japan&m…