• PLMA Show

    Susan Stansbury, Contributing Editor || January 14, 2010
    Widens Its Scope

  • Diaper Sales Remain Strong

    Magdalena Kondej, Euromonitor International || January 14, 2010
    despite recent economic woes emerging markets and product innovations deliver success

  • 2009 2010 State of the Industry

    December 8, 2009
    as we head into a new year, a look back on the past 12 months in nonwovens

  • Awaiting Apparel

    December 8, 2009
    despite a lot of interest, nonwovens have not yet made inroads in clothing

  • Crazy about cars

    December 8, 2009
    doing business in automotives is more challenging than ever, but nonwovens are proving themselves vital to the next generation of cars

  • The Hygiene Market

    December 8, 2009
    component suppliers are raising the bar on innovation while keeping costs at bay

  • Far East Report

    December 4, 2009
    Battery Separators In Japan

  • Far East Report

    Kin Ohmura, Chemical Marketing Center || December 2, 2009
    Superabsorbent Polymer Manufacturers In The World

  • Far East Report

    Kin Ohmura, Chemical Marketing Center || December 1, 2009
    There are currently about 13 known manufacturers of spunbond nonwovens headquartered in Japan. These manufacturers, and their production capacities, are shown in Table 1. The total production capacity of these manufacturers was 139,800 tons per year…

  • EDANA's Outlook Held in Malta

    November 17, 2009
    sustainability, polymer technology among the topics discussed at annual conferene

  • Indian Minister Predicts Growth in Technical Textiles

    November 17, 2009
    with growth of 11%, market size predicted to reach Rs. 66,414 by 2012

  • Where do the opportunities lie in Feminine Hygiene?

    November 17, 2009
    Sanitary protection currently stands at $22 billion globally and registered 10% growth in 2008, with rising uptake in emerging markets countering slowing sales in developed markets.

  • Nonwovens Go Nuts for Nanofibers?

    November 17, 2009
    Nonwovens Go Nuts for Nanofibers? rn rn rn by Karen Bitz McIntyre rn rn rnThey say good things come in small packages, and anyone who has worked with nanofibers in nonwovens is likely to agree. While these small denier fibers have been the recipi…

  • 2009 Filtration Show Preview

    November 17, 2009
    2009 Filtration Show Preview rn rn rn by Sandra Levy rn rn rnThis year’s Filtration Show and Exposition will be held November 17-19 at Navy Pier in Chicago, IL. The event will include a three-day conference lineup as well as a two-day expos…

  • The Boom In The Filtration Market

    November 17, 2009
    Nonwovens filter players are hitting a home run in the filtration arena with innovative technology and cost efficiencies