Nonwovens Industry
Welcome to Nonwovens Industry
FacebookRSSTwitterLinkedIn
Print

Search Results for 'antimicrobial'

Search For:
Refine by Dates:
From: To:
Past 7 Days        Past 30 Days
Refine By Content:

Search Results:

KNH Enterprises
Published January 1, 2007
Location: Taipei, Taiwan Sales: $71 Million Description: Key Personnel J.C. Tai, chairman and owner; Dr. Kirk Hwang, president; George Wang, general manager China operations; Alvin Hu, wastewater business unit officer; Dr. Y. S. Chiu, technica… Read More »
Foss Manufacturing
Published January 1, 2007
Location: Hampton, NH Sales: $100 million Description: Plants Hampton, NH ISO Status All businesses are both QS 9000 and ISO 9001 certified and are close to ISO 14,000 (environmental registration based on efforts to reduce emissions, solid… Read More »
Defensive Drivers
By Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor
Published December 4, 2006
automotive suppliers continue to face a rocky road as they dodge cost pressures & competition Read More »
Published November 16, 2006
Dow Reichold Specialty Latex has developed novel technologies to produce emulsion polymers offering a range of antimicrobial functionality. The company is currently evaluating various end use applications that would benefit from the performance-enhan… Read More »
The Comforts Of Home
By Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor
Published October 16, 2006
nonwovens make themselves comfortable in the home furnishing sector, from bedding and window treatments to wallcovering applications Read More »
Beyond Consumer, Wipes Growth Continues
By Karen McIntyre, Editor
Published October 16, 2006
nonwovens' displacement of laundered rags continues in industrial and institutional markets Read More »
Published September 11, 2006
Foss Manufacturing Hampton, NH www.fossmfg.com $100 million Key Personnel A.J. Nassar, CEO Plants Hampton, NH ISO Status All businesses are both QS 9000 and ISO 9001 certified and are close to ISO 14,000 (environmental registration based on… Read More »
Published September 7, 2006
Hollingsworth & Vose Walpole, MA www.hollingsworth-vose.com $187 million Key Personnel Val Hollingsworth, president and CEO; David von Loesecke, vice president and general manager, engine and industrial filtration and high efficiency and… Read More »
High-Tech Hybrids
By Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor
Published August 17, 2006
By whatever name you call them, composites are proving that innovative substrate and fiber combinations are an increasingly beneficial option for new product developers Read More »
Published 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 »
Development Of Nonwoven Fabrics For Military Applications
By Stephen Szczesuil, Natick Soldier System
Published May 17, 2006
nonwoven composite technology lends key performance characteristics to uniforms, equipment Read More »
EDANA Tackles Infection Control
Published May 17, 2006
first-ever IN CONTROL! conference held in Prague Read More »
New Applications Seen At Techtextil 2006
By Nonwovens Staff, Nonwovens Staff
Published April 17, 2006
Held March 28-30, 2006 at Cobb Galleria Center in Atlanta, GA, Techtextil North America 2006 attracted 4000 visitors who viewed 288 exhibitors from a record-breaking 25 countries. Techtextil North America showcased the higher performance areas of… Read More »
Foss Manufacturing
Published January 1, 2006
Location: Hampton, NH Sales: $100 million Description: Key Personnel A.J. Nassar, CEO Plants Hampton, NH ISO Status All businesses are both QS 9000 and ISO 9001 certified and are close to ISO 14,000 (environmental registration based… Read More »
Hollingsworth & Vose
Published January 1, 2006
Location: Walpole, MA Sales: $187 Million Description: Key Personnel Val Hollingsworth, president and CEO; David von Loesecke, vice president and general manager, engine and industrial filtration and high efficiency and specialty filtration; Tom Wh… Read More »
Published December 8, 2005
PDI, Professional Disposables Inter­national, the healthcare division of Nice-Pak Products, Inc., has introduced Sani-Dex ALC antimicrobial alcohol gel hand wipes. They are proven effective at killing 99.99% of harmful bacteria but also remove so… Read More »
Published October 3, 2005
The Bioactive collection from Dyckhoff contains soft terry toweling bed covers, pillows and sheets made of 48% Trevira Bioactive and 52% cotton. The bedding products are available in several colors: pale yellow, pale blue, terra cotta, cream and whit… Read More »
Published August 24, 2005
Foss Manufacturing Company, Hampton, NH, a specialist in both synthetic fibers and nonwoven roll goods, has opened a southeast regional office in Charlotte, NC to better serve the company’s growing clientele in the specialty fabric, upholstery… Read More »
Look What Happened At INDEX 02
Published August 17, 2005
a review of the year’s largest nonwovens exposition Read More »
Harvesting The Benefits Of Natural Fibers
Published August 17, 2005
new uses and markets are constantly being established for these highly preferred fibers Read More »
Home Is Where The Nonwoven Is
Published August 17, 2005
whether for a bedroom or living room, nonwovens send customers home happy Read More »
Wipe Products Change The Way We Work And Play
Published August 17, 2005
a look at the market for nonwoven wipes Read More »
Full Speed Ahead For Nonwovens
Published August 17, 2005
auto manufacturers focus on costs, recyclability and lower weights for the future Read More »
Disposables On The Rise In The Medical Market
Published August 17, 2005
increased awareness of nonwovens’ advantages in the medical Read More »
IDEA 01 Review
Published August 17, 2005
triennial event marked as largest gathering of nonwovens industry in North America Read More »
Oh, What A Tangled Web We Weave
Published August 17, 2005
roll goods producers focus on their websites in the hope of ensnaring customers Read More »
Review & Forecast
Published August 17, 2005
executives discuss how the nonwovens industry fared in 2000 and make predictions for 2001 Read More »
Diagnosis: Nonwovens
Published August 17, 2005
nonwovens manufacturers are optimistic about the future of the medical market Read More »
Field Of Dreams
Published August 17, 2005
looking to score a home run, cotton suppliers are finding that if they grow it, customers will come Read More »
Nonwovens Make Themselves At Home
Published August 17, 2005
nonwovens strengthen their hold in homes around the world Read More »
The Little Wipe That Could
Published August 17, 2005
nonwovens begin to 'wipe up' the competition Read More »
Are We There Yet?
Published August 17, 2005
air laid manufacturers head toward a market break-through Read More »
Published August 17, 2005
our 'check-up' on recent trends and issues in the medical market Read More »
Published August 17, 2005
with a strong foothold in retail markets, cotton suppliers are turning to nonwovens as a key market for future growth Read More »
fiberglass                  continues to hold its rightful place in nonwovens despite competition                  from synthetics
By Ellen Lees Wuagneux
Published August 17, 2005
fiberglass continues to hold its rightful place in nonwovens despite competition from synthetics Read More »
Making a better nonwoven with technology
Published June 16, 2005
tips to avoid commoditization and add value using raw materials Read More »
Natural Fibers Win Laurels
Published June 14, 2005
lured by a variety of benefits, nonwovens continue to go natural in many applications Read More »
Nonwovens Flow Into Filtration
Published June 14, 2005
stringent standards and heightened awareness lead to innovation Read More »
FINDING ROOM TO BREATHE
Published June 6, 2005
breathability and barrier resistance are key requirements in the medical sector Read More »
NEEDLEPUNCH RECOVERY
Published June 6, 2005
manufacturers are finding new life for the process in specialty applications Read More »
Fiber Finishes Expanding
Published June 1, 2005
increasing scope of nonwovens is attractive to suppliers Read More »
Fiber Technology Slowly Evolved
Published June 1, 2005
rising costs are making material alternatives attractive Read More »
Safety First, Comfort Second
Published June 1, 2005
protective apparel makers try new materials to boost compliance Read More »
Foss Manufacturing
Published January 1, 2005
Location: Hampton, NH Sales: $157 million Description: Key Personnel Stephen Foss, president and CEO, David Rowell, executive vice president and COO, (New CFO to be named shortly.) Plants Hampton, NH; Pulversheim, France ISO Status All… Read More »
Hollingsworth & Vose
Published January 1, 2005
Location: Walpole, MA Sales: $175 Million Description: Key Personnel Val Hollingsworth, president and CEO; Charles Miller, vice president and general manager, engine and industrial filtration; Tom White, vice president and general manager battery p… Read More »
Published December 9, 2004
Polymer Group, Inc. and Midwest Filtration Co. will jointly market a new pool and spa filtration product in North America, bringing a high performance alternative media to the growing cartridge market segment. Aquapex is a pleatable 100% polyester (P… Read More »
Published July 6, 2004
A textile article with flame resistant properties was patented. The article features inherently flame resistant fibers formed into a fabric and a finish on the inherently flame resistant fibers of the fabric. The finish imparts a property selected fr… Read More »
Published March 30, 2004
1. Bulked continuous filament yarn consisting essentially of substantially continuous filaments and having a bulk level of about 2 to about 20%, denier of about 500 to about 3000, shrinkage of about 1 to about 15% and Plug Crush Recovery of at least… Read More »
Published March 30, 2004
A patent has been issued for bulked continuous filament yarn made up essentially of substantially continuous filaments. The yarn has a bulk level of 2-20%, denier of 500-3000. The shrinkage is 1-15% and the Plug Crush Recovery is at least 85%. The fi… Read More »
Foss Manufacturing
Published January 1, 2004
Location: Hampton, NH Sales: $157 MILLION Description: Key Personnel Stephen Foss, president and CEO; David Rowell, executive vice president and COO; Kevin Sexton, Senior Vice President and CFO Plants Hampton, New Hampshire, Pulversheim… Read More »