Patents

Thermally Stable Polytetrafluoroethylene fiber and method of Making Same

January 20, 2009

A polytetrafluoroethylene fiber was recently granted a patent. The polytetrafluoroethylene fiber exhibits less than 9% shrinkage when subjected to a temperature of 300°C for 30 minutes. The polytetrafluoroethylene fiber is a dispersion spun fiber.

  • Fibers Market Outlook

    Fibers Market Outlook

    Tara Olivo, associate editor||June 8, 2015
    Natural and synthetic fiber producers create unique solutions for all nonwovens applications.

  • Keeping It Clean

    Keeping It Clean

    Tara Olivo, associate editor||June 8, 2015
    Convenience and continued innovation keeps the household wipes market thriving.

  • Raw Materials Round Up

    Raw Materials Round Up

    Karen McIntyre, editor||June 8, 2015
    Suppliers create additives, preservatives and other specialties to help nonwovens makers meet their goals.