Jonathan Roberts, Roberts Media February 11, 2009 || In a unique project called WooDi, Sodra Cell, SCA and Chalmers University have joined forces to produce a diaper that could one day be made entirely of wood-based fibers
Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor January 19, 2009 || Considering the current economic environment, maybe equipment suppliers' description of today's hygiene market as evolutionary (rather than revolutionary) isn't so bad after all.
Karen McIntyre, Editor January 19, 2009 || The disposable diaper market continues to be dominated by two multinational companies-Kimberly-Clark and Procter & Gamble-however, these two giants continue to feel pressure from competing store brands as cash-strapped consumers are favoring private label products.
David Backhouse and Lynne Webster, School of Design, University of Leeds, UK December 11, 2008 || an innovative collection of garments constructed from nonwoven fabrics researched, designed and produced by UK fashion students
Seshadri Ramkumar and Arvind Purushothaman, Nonwovens Staff November 10, 2008 || Imagine a solider wearing five pounds of chemical protection suit and 25 pounds of anti-ballistic SWAT suit. Although these suits provide the necessary protection to the wearer, weight and lack of comfort are important issues that are critical for t…
Adrian Atterby, Euromonitor International November 10, 2008 || Volume growth in the overall sanitary protection market is being restricted by long-term demographic changes, and, in recent years this has resulted in declining volumes, with overall unit sales down by 1% since 2002.