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Delighted exhibitors and a good mood at TechTextil 2013
By Helena Engqvist, Engqvist Consulting
Published September 6, 2013
Numerous innovations underscored the willingness of exhibitors to invest and act as visitor magnets at TechTextil 2013 in Frankfurt from June 10-13. Read More »
Published September 5, 2013
Shows commitment to community and environment with disposition of surplus furnishing to charities and to recycling. Read More »
Published September 3, 2013
Also plans to open new carpet tile plant in China. Read More »
Published August 28, 2013
The biggest event on CO2 as chemical feedstock will bring new insights into the utilization of carbon dioxide. Read More »
Published August 12, 2013
Will be held Nov. 19, 2013 in Sao Paulo. Read More »
Published August 9, 2013
Focus on business strategy and product innovation. Read More »
Ahlstrom Innovates Medical Nonwovens Technology
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published August 8, 2013
Q&A with the nonwovens supplier on trends in the medical nonwovens market. Read More »
Machinery & Equipment Review
By Compiled by Nonwovens Industry staff
Published August 7, 2013
Major suppliers of nonwovens machinery offer new technological developments. Read More »
Published July 19, 2013
Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. (MCP) continues to develop an extensive product line of Acrylic Polymer Emulsions to meet market demands. Also, the company has introduced a new line of natural/synthetic hybrids to align with market sustainability initia… Read More »
Published June 28, 2013
Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. (MCP) continues to develop its product line of acrylic polymer emulsions to meet market demands. Also, the company has introduced a new line of natural/synthetic hybrids to align with market sustainability initiatives. No… Read More »
2013 IDEA Show Review
Published June 12, 2013
IDEA13 International Engineered Fabrics Conference and Exposition featured a record number of exhibitors and attendees. Read More »
Fiber Makers Offer Sustainable Solutions
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published June 12, 2013
Fiber innovation is tied closely with consumer trends and new product developments. Read More »
Published May 17, 2013
Unit to recycled rejected materials added in Kaiserslauter Read More »
EDANA Hosts Nonwovens Symposium in Russia
Published May 16, 2013
Topics covered in St. Petersburg cover the entire spectrum of the nonwovens value chain. Read More »
Published May 13, 2013
Parvi to assume responsibility for food and beverage. Read More »
Published May 2, 2013
Goal is to expand an effort that has so far diverted 70,000 pounds of waste from landfills. Read More »
Published April 24, 2013
Program focuses on people, the environment and the marketplace. Read More »
Ian Bell
Published April 24, 2013
Director of homecare and tissue research for Euromonitor International discusses sustainability trends. Read More »
Published April 23, 2013
Made with Repreve recycled PET resin. Read More »
Published April 23, 2013
Infuse is a cost-effective solution that offers improved elasticity, stretch and sustainability. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published April 22, 2013
First class global market data for strategic planning. Read More »
Up Close with Brazilian Diaper Maker Ever Green
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published April 17, 2013
Exploring Brazil’s baby diaper market with Ever Green’s director, Amauri Hong. Read More »
Second Chance
By Karen McIntyre, Senior Editor
Published April 17, 2013
Recycling gives textiles, plastic bottles a new life in nonwovens. Read More »
Nonwovens in Graphics
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published April 17, 2013
Nonwovens continue to gain use in graphics applications Read More »
Nonwovens for Roofing & Construction In Demand
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published April 17, 2013
As construction activity heats up in the U.S., opportunities abound for nonwovens producers that sell into these markets. Read More »
IDEA 2013 Show Preview
Published April 17, 2013
A look at what some exhibitors will highlight at IDEA. Read More »
Published April 17, 2013
Kenactiv Innovations Inc. 7077 E. Marilyn Road, Ste. 140 Scottsdale, AZ 85254 United States 888-999-6772 www.kenactiv.com Kenactiv Innovations Inc. was founded in 2008 to develop and commercialize industrial and commercial products from kenaf, a rap… Read More »
Published April 10, 2013
The Lenzing Group has published a new sustainability report entitled, “Focus Sustainability – Taking Responsibility for Our Business.” The report focuses on fibers, the core segment of the Lenzing Group, which accounts for 90% of co… Read More »
Published April 9, 2013
AATCC, USA has partnered with Bangalore-India based TecniTex Nonwovens Pvt. Ltd., to conduct a major international conference titled, “Advances in Fibers, Finishes, Technical Textiles and Nonwovens (AFFTTN),” and will be held October 1-2,… Read More »
Published April 2, 2013
Only 1% of P&G's output is wastestream. Read More »
Published March 26, 2013
100% natural biodegradable wipe proven to kill bacteria within three minutes Read More »
Published March 13, 2013
Plymouth Mill to produce bio-material with wide range of industrial applications as petrochemical alternative. Read More »
IDEA 2013 Preview
Published March 11, 2013
A look at what some exhibitors will bring to Miami Beach next month. Read More »
Spunlace: Life Beyond Wipes
By Karen McIntyre, Senior Editor
Published March 11, 2013
While the wipes market continues to dominate, more spunlace makers are looking for new application areas to fuel growth. Read More »
Mattex Geosynthetics Pushes Into Nonwovens
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published March 11, 2013
The company looks to capitalize on a booming Middle East construction market. Read More »
Published March 11, 2013
H.B. Fuller has been named one of the Ethisphere Institute's 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies. The international organization dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, governance, anti-corrupt… Read More »
Published March 11, 2013
Bring Tencel capacity to 50,000 tons in Mobile. Read More »
Published March 6, 2013
Ethisphere Institute recognizes K-C for global commitment to integrity, good governance and ethical business practices. Read More »
Published March 5, 2013
Company presents Easylife range at China Wallpaper Exposition Read More »
Ahlstrom Continues Its Focus On Wallcoverings
By Karen McIntyre , Senior Editor
Published February 7, 2013
Technology developments, consumer preferences drive growth forward in the wallcoverings market. Read More »
Published February 7, 2013
The fear of global warming. The uncertainty of future oil supplies. Overflowing landfills. Am I sounding paranoid? Wait, sorry. Let me explain. Last night before falling asleep I watched part of a film called Collapse and woke up on the alarmist side… Read More »
Published February 5, 2013
Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) has appointed Vicki Barbur as its senior vice president and chief technical officer. Barbur, who has more than 20 years of experience in research, development and manufacturing in the private sector, will be… Read More »
Published January 30, 2013
Rockline Industries has named Glatfelter’s Gatineau, Quebec City facility and Jacob Holm Industries as the recipients of its Nonwovens Supplier Excellence Award (NSEA) and Supplier Innovation Award (SIA) respectively for 2012. The NSEA award w… Read More »
Published January 18, 2013
Huntsman Textile Effects and DyTech Taiwan have formed a collaboration that is set to drive sustainable excellence and world-class standards of high quality dyes and specialty chemicals for the Taiwan textile industry. Huntsman Textile Effects will… Read More »
Published January 17, 2013
Conference registrations and presentation bookings open. Read More »
Published January 14, 2013
Lycra brand owner Invista has joined the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC). The SAC is a group representing more than 60 leading apparel and footwear brands, retailers, suppliers, nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations working to reduce the… Read More »
China
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published January 7, 2013
Chinese consumers express greater confidence in green products than North American consumers. Read More »
2012 PLMA: The Biggest Ever
By Susan Stansbury, Contributing Editor
Published January 7, 2013
Exhibitors in food, non-food categories showcase their innovations to retailers at annual event. Read More »
Performance and Fit
By Dr. Ulrich Hornfeck, member of the management board, Sandler AG & Dipl.-Ingenieur (FH) Uwe Bernhuber, senior manager product development, Sandler AG
Published January 7, 2013
Evolution of stretch applications in hygiene products and new solutions for optimum performance. Read More »
Equipment Review: Hygiene Machinery
By Karen McIntyre, Senior Editor
Published January 7, 2013
Machinery suppliers answer the call for increased flexibility, greener products. Read More »