New Products

  • Bolger & O’Hearn introduces Altopel F³

    December 11, 2013
    Committed to advancing environmentally sound technologies for the textile marketplace, Bolger & O’Hearn's latest innovation based on these principles is Altopel F³, a durable fluorine-free water repellent finish. Altopel F³ co…


  • Invista expands Xpure polyester product range

    Tim Wright||December 2, 2013
    Invista has expanded its Xpure portfolio of polyester products made with a next generation catalyst system. Recent additions to this portfolio include the Xpure 7001 and 701K polyester copolymers. Xpure 7001 polyester is an amorphous resin while Xpu…


  • Alexium introduces halogen-free FR treatment for nylon-cotton

    November 15, 2013
    Alexium International has introduced a halogen-free flame retardant treatment for nylon-cotton blends under the Nycolon product series. This achievement is born from Alexium’s proprietary Nycolon technology and further extends the application r…


  • B-Sure Absorbent Pads aid in ABL relief

    November 7, 2013
    Pads provide alternative to bulky, diaper-like undergarments


  • Adhesive cleaning issues resolved

    Adhesive cleaning issues resolved

    October 17, 2013
    Gard Chemicals has launched a new product range of Adhesive Cleaners and Release Agents for both hot and cold glues for use within the nonwoven and associated industries. This range of technologically advanced and industry approved formulated produc…


  • Ahlstrom introduces ReliaFlow

    October 16, 2013
    Pretreated release pad aids lateral flow diagnostics


  • Mobile Clean & Go products

    Mobile Clean & Go products

    October 15, 2013
    Mobile device cleaner safely and effectively cleans touch screens and marine electronics.


  • Dermalogica introduces PreCleanse wipes

    Dermalogica introduces PreCleanse wipes

    October 14, 2013
    New towelettes make cleansing skin easy while on-the-go.


  • Americhem introduces mBrace softening technology

    October 10, 2013
    Americhem Inc., a color and additive masterbatch supplier to the nonwoven industry, unveiled its mBrace softening additive at the RISE Conference in Colorado. The company says mBrace is a first-of-its-kind softening technology that can be combined wi…


  • Bolger & O’Hearn develops eco friendly water repellent finish

    October 10, 2013
    Bolger & O’Hearn has developed a fluorine-free water repellent finish for performance textiles. Altopel F3 is a completely fluorine-free water repellent with outstanding durability and a remarkable environmental profile says the company. Br…


  • Medline debuts moist healing wound dressings

    October 10, 2013
    Research shows that maintaining a moist wound environment is optimal to the healing process. To help manage moisture and promote autolytic debridement—the body’s way of getting rid of dead tissue and keeping healthy tissue—Medline I…


  • Medline launches incontinence care products

    October 9, 2013
    According to Medline Industries, Inc., for the first time the senior group 65 years of age and older is now the largest in terms of size and percent of the U.S. population. Given recent reimbursement changes impacting the home medical equipment (HME)…


  • schülke introduces sensiva PA 40

    October 8, 2013
    Like the wings on maple seeds that boost seed dispersal, natural evolution produces organisms uniquely suited for their environment or function. Inspired by this efficiency, schülke has created sensiva PA 40, an antimicrobial stabilizer blend su…


  • DuPont launches latest innovation in FR fabric

    October 1, 2013
    DuPont has introduced Nomex MHP fabrics, the latest breakthrough in flame resistant innovations. Nomex MHP offers inherent, multi-hazard protection that can help keep wearers safe from a variety of thermal hazards, including heat and flame, arc flas…


  • New Ingeo grades for fibers and nonwovens

    September 26, 2013
    NatureWorks announced the commercial availability of two new Ingeo high performance biopolymer grades designed for fibers and nonwovens applications. The two grades deliver lower shrinkage, faster crystallization, and higher melting points across the…