Synthetic Staple Fibers For An Airlaid Nonwoven Fabric

July 14, 2009

Synthetic staple fibers for an airlaid nonwoven fabric were granted a patent. The staple fibers have a fiber length of 0.1 to 45 mm and a cross-sectioned profile having 1 to 30 concavities each satisfying the requirement: D/L=0.1 to 0.5. D represents a large distance between a tangent line drawn to a pair of convexities from which an opening of the concavity is defined and a bottom of the concavity measured in a direction at right angles to the tangent line. L represents a distance between two points of contact of the pair of convexities with the tangent line.
  • Flushable Wipes Update

    Flushable Wipes Update

    Karen McIntyre, editor||April 13, 2016
    INDA president continues to make defending flushable wipes one of his top priorities.

  • Wipes Entrepreneurs Target Men

    Wipes Entrepreneurs Target Men

    Tara Olivo, associate editor||April 13, 2016
    As more men groom with personal care products, new innovators are seeing opportunities in the wipes market.

  • Germany's Dr. Schumacher Expands Personal Care Wipe Plan

    By Jaroslaw Adamowski, correspondent||April 13, 2016
    50,000 square foot facility opens four years after older site was lost in fire.