New Products

  • Elmarco to demo new machine

    February 21, 2012
    Nanofiber technology suitable for many markets.


  • Barrier film

    December 14, 2011
    A new barrier film for ostomy applications constructed of novel materials and designed for user confidence and comfort is now available from Avery Dennison Medical Solutions. InteliShield Barrier Film is PVC-, PVdC- and plasticizer-free, which makes…


  • Tank cleaning nozzles

    December 14, 2011
    For tank cleaning applications that require adherence to 3A sanitary standards, Lechler, Inc. offers two separate lines of tank cleaning nozzles. Each product uses a sanitary slip-on pin to connect to the inlet and has a smooth, slick finish to ensur…


  • Honeywell Safety device

    December 14, 2011
    Honeywell has introduced its new Safety Manager Field Device Unit (FDU), which allows process manufacturers to more easily implement small, standalone safety applications in their facilities. The offering combines Honeywell Process Solutions' (HP…


  • Feminine Hygiene cotton spunlace

    December 14, 2011
    Ihsan Sons of Pakistan has announced a new, innovative nonwoven product. Since the start-up of the Fleissner spunlace line in 2006, Ihsan has has been successfully selling its 100% Cotton Spunlace under the brand "BELCOT" into a wide variet…


  • Multifunctional fiber

    December 14, 2011
    Polyester fibers producer Teijin Fibers has developed a polyester fiber with a distinctive, highly modified cross-section with eight projections aligned in a radial pattern around a hollow fiber. The new fiber, named Octa, after its octopus-like appe…


  • Green filter cartridge

    December 14, 2011
    Freudenberg North America has introduced Viledon Hydrotexx ECO, a green filtration media made with post-consumer recycled (PCR) polyester. "Hydrotexx ECO was designed to respond to the green-minded consumers in the pool and spa marketplace,&quo…


  • Medical adhesive

    December 13, 2011
    A new medical adhesive formulation from Avery Dennison Medical Solutions provides manufacturers of temporary adherent medical devices with improved performance over conventional acrylic adhesives and rubber-based hydrocolloid dressings. The Avery De…


  • Femcare stacker

    November 15, 2011
    Focke & Co.'s General Packaging division has introduced the new FSX high-speed stacker for femcare products, which the company says raises the bar and sets a new standard in packaging technology. The FSX femcare stacker features high operatin…


  • Viba Laboaratories Halogen-free additives

    November 8, 2011
    Viba Laboaratories has developed two halogen-free additives – Halogen Free 04109 and Vibatan PE flame retardant halogen-free 04063. As for 04109, working temperatures do not have to exceed 190-200 degrees while as for 04063 they do not have to…


  • Optima Palletizer

    November 8, 2011
    Optima has developed the first palletizer specifically designed for nonwovens. The robot of the Optima RTP 25 has a motor-driven gripper equipped with angled edges at the bottom. This increases gripping security and operating speeds. The angled edges…


  • Appleton Manufacturing Core recycler

    November 8, 2011
    Appleton Manufacturing Division has expanded its Safe-Slab Core Recycler product line to include Light and Heavy-Duty models. The Safe-Slab Core Recycler is designed to make it safer and easier to remove excess materials from a core without using bla…


  • Fluorochemical application process

    November 8, 2011
    Commission finisher TSG Finishing LLC has developed a new process to apply C6-based fluorochemicals to nonwoven medical fabrics used in disposable gowns, drapes and instrument wraps. This technique responds to a growing interest in providing more env…


  • BASF Green latex

    November 8, 2011
    BASF has developed the first latex for carpet backing adhesives to be made with a minimum of 10% renewable materials. Styrofan ECO 4810 will enable carpet manufacturers to develop new, sustainable products with ingredients that reduce energy and reso…


  • Lechler Cleaning nozzle

    November 8, 2011
    Lechler Inc.'s Gyro Tank Cleaning Nozzle is its largest free spinning model and is designed to clean medium to large size tanks from 10-20 feet in diameter. It is the high capacity workhorse of the Lechler tank cleaning product line. This long-la…