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  • Elmarco Executives Talk Nanotechnology

    October 29, 2009
    From Filtration and Beyond, Nonwovens Applications for This Technology are Endless

  • Oerlikon Adds Meltblown Pilot

    October 27, 2009
    New technology to aid internal development, customer trials.

  • Status Check On Pending Policy Matters

    Peter Mayberry and Jessica Franken || October 2, 2009
    several issues impacting nonwovens still under microscope as Bush administration prepares to leave the White House

  • High Bulk Composite Sheets

    September 15, 2009
    Patented is a multi-layer composite sheet comprised of a shrinkable layer intermittently bonded to a gatherable layer with the bonds separated by a specified distance so that the shrinkable layer can shrink and at the same time gather the gatherable…

  • Mogul Adding Meltblown

    September 1, 2009
    New capacity to go after filtration, face mask applications.

  • Techtextil's Lucky 13

    August 18, 2009
    latest edition of Frankfurt show demonstrates industry innovation despite economic downturn

  • Disposable Diaper With a Hip Belt

    August 4, 2009
    Patented is a disposable diaper for incontinent care. The diaper comprises a main diaper section and has a front region, a rear region having first and second side regions, and a crotch region disposed between the front region and the rear region. Th…

  • Resin Technology

    August 1, 2009
    SABIC Innovative Plastics has leap-frogged its Ultem resin technology to advanced new levels of extreme performance with last weeks launch of new leading-edge Ultem composite, fiber and foam technologies at NPE 2009. These new products have been spe…

  • Adhesive Article, Composite Article And Methods Of Making The Same

    July 14, 2009
    A method of making an adhesive article was recently. The method comprises adhering a pressure sensitive adhesive layer to at least a portion of a major surface of a fluorothermoplastic film. The pressure sensitive adhesive comprises a silicone polyur…

  • Technology Innovations & New Business Opportunities: A New Session At INTC

    Mark Snider, Principal: Smith, Johnson & Associates || June 10, 2009
    This is a challenging year for global nonwovens and technical textile in­dustries and everyone is scrambling for a position in the global market during an economic downturn. The New York Times reported that the competitive edge of the U.S. econo…

  • Techtextil 2009: Exhibitor Spotlight

    Nonwovens Staff, Nonwovens Staff || June 10, 2009
    nonwovens companies prepare for Frankfurt show this month

  • FR_Film Adhesive

    June 1, 2009
    The Transportation Division of Bostik, Inc. has introduced a strippable high performance, fire retardant film adhesive. It re_places solvent-based ad_hesives used to bond decorative laminates to composite panels for in_terior aerospace appli_ca_tion…

  • Dan-Web has appointed Sorin Crainic to the position of director-European sales

    May 1, 2009
    Dan-Web has appointed Sorin Crainic to the position of director-European sales. Mr. Crainic brings almost 20 years of nonwoven and hygiene business experience to Dan-Web, including direct experience in airlaid, carded and spunlace technologies and th…

  • Reinforcement

    May 1, 2009
    Composites based on Ticonas Fortron PPS are used wherever reinforcement is needed to cuts costs and weight without sacrificing strength and stability. The excellent mechanical and chemical properties of composites make them attractive to other marke…

  • Nice 2 B Niche

    Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor || April 14, 2009
    small pockets like acoustics stay strong even in the face of unprecedented economic challenges

  • Nonwovens Study Published

    April 6, 2009
    Growth forecast to climb 6.9% per year.

  • Release Liners

    April 1, 2009
    Mondis full range of silicone-coated specialty release liners and extrusion coated materials target the fiber composite market as well as automotive, building and aerospace industries.To answer the growing demand towards environmentally friendlier a…

  • Owens Corning Introduces AdVeil Nonwoven

    March 26, 2009
    Pre-filled nonwoven glass veil reduces plastisol use by up to 30%.

  • Fiberweb To Acquire Full Stake In Coronor JV

    March 23, 2009
    Composites maker to be solely owned by Fiberweb.

  • ANEX09 and SINCE09: It's China's Turn

    Nonwovens Staff, Nonwovens Staff || March 17, 2009
    as demand for nonwovens grows in China, the rest of the world heads east

  • Needled Nonwoven Textile Composite

    February 17, 2009
    A layered textile composite with a pile was patented. The composite has a nonwoven needled layer, which is comprised of mechanically interlocked staple fibers. The nonwoven needled layer has a first pile-containing side and a second side opposite the…

  • Adhesive Composition And Sheet Having An Adhesive Layer Of The Composition

    February 10, 2009
    Patented is a dicing and die bonding sheet comprising a substrate, a pressure sensitive silicone adhesive layer on the substrate and an adhesive layer on the pressure sensitive silicone adhesive layer. The latter adhesive layer is prepared from an ad…

  • Organic-inorganic Composite Particle And Process For Preparation Thereof

    February 10, 2009
    An aqueous dispersion comprising organic-inorganic composite particles was granted a patent. Each organic-inorganic composite particle comprises a primary composite particle with an inorganic particle, a plurality of polymer particles covalently bond…

  • DuPont To Reduce Old Hickory Operation

    January 26, 2009
    One of three nonwovens lines to be shuttered.

  • INDA Hosts Filtration 2008

    Nonwovens Staff, Nonwovens Staff || January 19, 2009
    filtration industry meets in Philly to discuss recent developments

  • Avgol To Add Chinese Line

    January 5, 2009
    Company also announced NC line upgrades.

  • Unitika


    January 1, 2009
    Location: OSAKA, JAPAN Sales: $97 Million Description: Key Personnel Masaru Tsugawa, general manager, nonwoven fabrics division; Hiroshi Kawasaki, general manager, nonwoven fabrics sales Plants Okasaki and Tarui Brand Names Marix,…

  • Textilgruppe Hof

    Textilgruppe Hof

    January 1, 2009
    Location: HOF/SAALE, GERMANY Sales: $98 Million Description: Key Personnel Harald Stini, managing director; Detlev Käppel, managing director—Techtex and Global sales director eswegee, technical nonwovens; Lothar Hackler, president&mdas…

  • Lydall Inc

    Lydall Inc

    January 1, 2009
    Location: MANCHESTER, CT Sales: $112 Million Description: Key Personnel W. Leslie Duffy, chairman of the board; Dale Barnhart, president and CEO; Thomas Smith, vice president, CFO and treasurer; Mona Estey, vice president—Human Resources; M…

  • Sandler


    January 1, 2009
    Location: SCHWARTZENBACH/SAALE, GERMANY Sales: $232 Million Description: Key Personnel Christian Heinrich Sandler, chief executive officer; Dipl. Kfm. Christian Heinrich Sandler, Dieter Magiera, members of the management board Plant Schwarzenbac…

  • Hollingsworth & Vose

    Hollingsworth & Vose

    January 1, 2009
    Location: WALPOLE, MA Sales: $240 Million Description: Key Personnel Val Hollingsworth, president and CEO; David von Loesecke, vice president and general manager, engine and industrial filtration; Mike Clark, vice president and general manager, h…

  • Johns Manville

    Johns Manville

    January 1, 2009
    Location: DENVER, CO Sales: $670 Million Description: Key Personnel Bob Wamboldt, vice president & general manager, Engineered Products North America (EPNA) Enno Henze, vice president & general manager, Engineered Products Europe/Asia (EP…

  • Ahlstrom


    January 1, 2009
    Location: HELSINKI, FINLAND Sales: $1.3 billion Description: ∫Key Personnel Jan Lang, president and CEO; Risto Anttonen, deputy of the president and CEO, senior vice president, Advanced Nonwovens (interim); Jean-Marie Becker, senior vice presi…

  • DuPont


    January 1, 2009
    Location: WILMINGTON, DE Sales: $1.4 Billion Description: Key Personnel Thomas Powell, vice president and general manager of DuPont Protection Technologies; Nigel Budden, global market leader, DuPont Protection Technologies; Roger K. Siemionko, g…

  • Lydall Lauches Membrane Air Media

    December 17, 2008
    Technology obtained through DSM acquisition.

  • General Nonwovens Expands Into Filtration

    December 16, 2008
    FilterGen rolled out for first time in U.S.

  • Many Shapes And Forms

    Karen McIntyre, Editor || December 11, 2008
    no matter how you define it, composite technology is allowing nonwovens to penetrate new markets.

  • Sitting Pretty

    Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor || December 11, 2008
    hygiene component suppliers prepare for pricing let-up

  • General Nonwovens Expands Into Filtration

    December 10, 2008
    FilterGen rolled out for first time in U.S.

  • Mixed Polymer Superabsorbent Fibers

    November 25, 2008
    A mixed polymer composite fiber has been granted a patent. It features a carboxyalkyl cellulose and a galactomannan polymer or a glucomannan polymer and a plurality of non-permanent intra-fiber metal crosslinks.…

  • Anti-adhesive Coating For Treating Bandages

    November 25, 2008
    A composite comprising a wound dressing has been patented. It includes an anti-adhesive layer with a xerogel with silica and at least one hydrophobic organic silicon compound. The anti-adhesive layer has a relative coating weight on the wound dressin…

  • Article Having Composite Hard Coat Layer and Method For Forming Composite Hard Coat Layer

    November 18, 2008
    Patented is an article comprising a composite hard coat layer. The composite hard coat layer has a hard coat layer on a surface of the article and an anti-staining surface layer directly on a surface of the hard coat layer. The hard coat layer compri…

  • Record Sales For Glatfelter

    November 10, 2008
    Quarterly net sales of $339.8 million a 16.4% increase.

  • What's Next In The Nanotechnology Wave?

    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…

  • Coming Clean

    Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor || November 10, 2008
    can nonwoven filters answer the call for better air & water quality?

  • Polypropylene Fiber For Reinforcement Of Matrix Materials

    November 4, 2008
    Patented is a composite material comprising a matrix material and a plurality of discrete polymeric fibers defining a length of less than about five inches dispersed throughout the matrix material. The polymeric component of the fibers is selected fr…

  • Molded Product of Fiber Reinforced Composite Material and Method

    November 4, 2008
    Patented is a molded product of fiber reinforced composite material plate including holding parts defining a triangular area on a surface of the fiber reinforced composite material plate. It comprises a flat portion and a shaping portion that is mold…

  • General Nonwovens To Exhibit At Filtrex08

    September 29, 2008
    Turkish roll goods specialist to be a first-time exhibitor at next week's event.

  • PGI Targets Acoustic Market

    September 16, 2008
    Spunmelt fabric designed to improve sound absorption.

  • Medical Market Maturation

    Ellen Wuagneux, Associate Editor || August 13, 2008
    flat volumes in North America have producers turning to Europe and Asia for growth