New Products


  • Web guide

    TheFIFE-500 web guide for narrow web and nonwoven applications is the latest introduction from Maxcess.
    02.29.12

  • Wipes

    Vaopometer cup

    Thwing-Albert Instrument Company has redesigned the Vapometer Cup for easier sample setup in the lab.
    02.29.12

  • Carpet yarn machine

    Oerlikon Neumag’s carpet yarn machine S+ was the company’s most successful machine in 2011, covering 85% of the sold BCF polypropylene capacity.
    02.29.12

  • Automatic Core Cutter

    The CM10 from Core Systems is a high-speed automatic core cutter with a fully automated cutting cycle.
    02.29.12

  • Absorbable scaffold

    Biomedical Structures, LLC (BMS), a designer, developer and manufacturer of biomedical textiles for medical devices and other advanced clinical applications, has launched Biofelt, an absorbable scaffold for implant devices in orthopedics, cardiology and general surgery, as well as other in vivo applications.
    02.29.12

  • Slitter/Rewinder

    The latest REM Model 15000 center-surface slitter/rewinder from Webex incorporates a number of innovative, custom features designed to produce uniform, narrow width, 40-inch diameter rolls from multisubstrate films run at tensions as low as 0.5 PLI.
    02.29.12

  • Airlaid | Spunbond

    Printing options

    Larsen Converting offers up to 10 color printing on web widths up to 65 inches, inline slitting, trimming and rewinding and specialty water-based inks and coatings on film to nonwovens, paper, airlaid, spunbond, woven fabrics, tissues, boards and other substrates.
    02.28.12

  • Fibers | Filtration

    Elmarco to demo new machine

    Nanofiber technology suitable for many markets.
    02.21.12

  • Barrier film

    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…
    12.14.11

  • Tank cleaning nozzles

    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…
    12.14.11

  • Honeywell Safety device

    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…
    12.14.11

  • Absorbent Core | Adult Incontinence | Feminine Hygiene | Fibers | Spunlace

    Feminine Hygiene cotton spunlace

    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…
    12.14.11

  • Apparel | Fibers

    Multifunctional fiber

    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…
    12.14.11

  • Filtration

    Green filter cartridge

    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…
    12.14.11

  • Medical adhesive

    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…
    12.13.11

  • Femcare stacker

    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…
    11.15.11

  • Viba Laboaratories Halogen-free additives

    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…
    11.08.11

  • Optima Palletizer

    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…
    11.08.11

  • Appleton Manufacturing Core recycler

    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…
    11.08.11

  • Fluorochemical application process

    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…
    11.08.11