With the 2012-2013 influenza season reaching epidemic levels across the U.S., Kimberly-Clark is continuing to increase production of face masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE) products in response to increased customer demand from acute… Read More »
At the end of September, Mathec delivered its first complete automatic machine for the production of FFP2 face masks against bird flu (flat mask, type “duck beak” shape). The Thuasne group (a global supplier in narrow elastic textile… Read More »
Converting companies are an integral of the nonwovens supply chain. For all of the advantages the industry’s products provide, a lot has to happen prior to their end use. Nonwovens need to be cut into a variety of shapes and sizes, scaled down… Read More »
Elsner Engineering Works, Hanover, PA, has introduced its GS-4 High Speed Roll Packaging system for gift wrap papers and films.
The system reportedly provides users with the ability to run metallized films at the same high production rates as pap… Read More »