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Tech Absorbents Shows Apps for SAF

April 18, 2011

Technology has uses in food packaging, hygiene, dental and medical.

At INDEX Technical Absorbents featured a diverse range of applications for its Super Absorbent Fiber (SAF) technology. Technical Absorbents highlighted the opportunities on how to use SAF technology within various markets and applications, including food packaging, diagnostic packaging, hygiene products, dental, medical applications such as wound care, performance apparel, coolant technology, cable yarns and tapes, geo/agro-textiles and filtration. SAF is produced in a range of fiber absorbency grades, lengths and dtex and also in filament and polymer solution form. As a fibrous superabsorbent, it can be converted via the traditional nonwoven, textile and yarn manufacturing routes, offering ease of handling and delivering superior final fabric distribution profiles and integrity.