• Nanofiber

    Seshadri Ramkumar and Vinit Singh, Nonwovens & Advanced Materials Laboratory, Texas Tech University, USA || April 7, 2011
    New Developments

  • Reap What You Sow

    Reap What You Sow

    April 7, 2011
    Nonwovens face challenges but continue to grow in the agriculture market

  • New Applications for Nonwovens

    New Applications for Nonwovens

    April 7, 2011
    Technical markets show how nonwovens arent just for disposables anymore.

  • Silence Is Golden

    Silence Is Golden

    April 7, 2011
    quiet, please�nonwovens are concentrating on the acoustics market where they are gaining clout for their cost-effective performance at lower weights.

  • INDEX 2011 Preview

    March 16, 2011
    INDEX 2011 Preview rn rnAplix rnBooth 1250 rnAplix makes mechanical fasteners for baby diapers and adult incontinence products with plants in France, the U.S. and China. Aplix will exhibit its complete line of innovative fastening solutions at INDEX…

  • Techtextil North American Preview

    March 16, 2011
    Techtextil North America will be held March 15-17, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. Over 150 exhibitors will showcase their company’s capabilities to more than 2000 attendees.    The entire spectrum of tec…

  • Spunlace Showdown

    Spunlace Showdown

    March 16, 2011
    Manufacturers balance catering to the wipes markets ever changing needs with the never ending search for new markets.

  • Coming Home

    Coming Home

    March 16, 2011
    Impending flammability rules for upholstered furniture and top of bed may fire up opportunities for nonwovens suppliers.

  • Homeward Bound

    Homeward Bound

    March 16, 2011
    The home furnishings sector is rolling out a welcome mat and nonwovens suppliers are making themselves right at home.

  • Incontinence, An Embarrassment Of Riches

    Incontinence, An Embarrassment Of Riches

    March 15, 2011
    Incontinence, An Embarrassment Of Riches by Ian Bell, head of global tissue and research, Euromonitor International Incontinence, although still not a subject that sits easily with many consumers, is ironically the future for many of the world&rsqu…

  • Nonwovens In Food Packaging: It's A Wrap

    February 16, 2011
    Food industry has an appetite for airlaid when it comes to packaging and pads.

  • Spunmelt Explosion

    Sandra Levy, Associate Editor || February 16, 2011
    With an estimated 400,000 tons of capacity coming onstream, the industry waits to see if good times are ahead for spunmelt manufacturers.

  • The Game Changer: Sustainability

    February 16, 2011
    Following a green path is quickly becoming the cornerstone of nonwovens producers strategies for gaining a foothold in the market.

  • Russian Nonwovens Industry

    February 16, 2011
    Puts Big Hopes for New State Strategy

  • INDA Names Finalists for 2011 Visionary Awards

    Leah Genuario , Contributor || January 24, 2011
    Although few consumers understand the engineering behind their favorite products, most have come to depend—unwittingly or not—on the nonwoven fabrics behind their “must-have” brands. This is certainly the case with the finalis…