New Products

  • Advanced Sulfopolyesters

    November 30, -0001
    Kingsport, TN-based Eastman Chemical Company has introduced Eastman AQ Polymers, advanced, high-performance water-dispersible sulfopolyesters for use in nonwoven hygiene app­lications.     Eastman AQ polymers enable the produc…


  • Drum Dryers

    November 30, -0001
    Multiple drum dryers, developed by National Drying/Aeroglide, are ideal for applications requiring high line speed, extended dwell time, inline temperature profiling for heat setting, thermal bonding or cooling. Multizone airflow option allows proces…


  • Textured Laminate

    November 30, -0001
    The Performance Films Division of Avery Dennison Corporation, Troy, MI, introduced its new Textured Laminate. These laminates reportedly give the look and feel of metal-stamped finishes and dimensional technical patterns, giving vehicle manufacturers…


  • Cartridge-less Filter System

    November 30, -0001
    The Filstar cartridge-less filter system takes filtration to new levels of ease and effectiveness, separating solids from liquid using the flow. Each compact unit is maintenance-free, having no moving parts and no element to clog. 49-5331-978516…


  • Screen Winder

    November 30, -0001
    Hanover, PA-based Elsner Engineering Works has introduced its new model ESW-48 screen winder and wrapper for rewinding and wrapping aluminum wire screen or fiberglass insect window screening. Up to 20 rolls per minute can be produced with an aver…


  • Baghouse Filter Media

    November 30, -0001
    Foss-EX Baghouse filter media T3179A features greater resistance to hot moist heat than standard polyester and is more economical than 100% aramid fabrics. This product was produced to provide a balance to improve the life of the fabric. Meanwhile, F…


  • Plastic Converter Literature

    November 30, -0001
    New literature from trim waste and scrap solution provider Precision AirConvey, Newark, DE, introduces the WastePAC Densifier, a machine that converts plastic film, foil, poly-coated paper, loose scrap and other waste into valuable, manageable bricks…


  • Spunbond Nonwovens

    November 30, -0001
    Spirit nylon 6,6 spunbond nonwovens offer strength and uniformity as well as nylons' resistance to many chemicals solvents. Developed by BBA Fiberweb, Spirit will be available in developmental quantities in 2005. It can be used as a support scrim or…


  • Printing Technology

    November 30, -0001
    Mactac Printing Products has introduced its PressGold 710VHP printing technology. Designed to increase label converting and dispensing speeds, PressGold 710VHP features converting characteristics normally attributed to acrylic emulsion adhesives.…


  • Technical Polymers

    November 30, -0001
    Ticona, the technical polymers business of the Celanese Group, offers more than 30 commercial grades in fiber polymer families used in fiber and nonwovens for technical fabrics. These grades give the fibers and nonwovens the ability to meet de­ma…


  • Aluminum Bolted Pump

    November 30, -0001
    Export, PA-based Vers-Matic has introduced the E3 Aluminum Bolted Pump offering a leak-free design to enhance reliability and reduce downtime when pumping large volumes of fluid. The pump’s leak-free bolted design provides a greater positiv…


  • Plunge Welder

    November 30, -0001
    An increasing number of filter manufacturers are using ultrasonic bonding machines for assembly of HEPA-rated products such as Sonobond Ultrasonics' SureWeld 20lHz ultrasonic plunge welder. HEA filter requirements specify that particle sizes greater…


  • Stain Repellent Tencel

    November 30, -0001
    Tencel, a man-made cellulose fiber derived from wood pulp that is applied in fashion, hygiene and medical applications, has been further enhanced by new water and stain repellent finishes.      Tencel fabrics can be treated w…


  • Precision Sheeter Accessory

    November 30, -0001
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Company is offering a feature on its precision sheeters to avoid the secondary restacking of piles prior to feeding the skids into a printing press. The design allows the operator to offset the tail end of the sheeted stock…


  • Adhesive Foam Tape

    November 30, -0001
    Scapa Medical, Windsor, CT, has introduced Bioflex Rx1152P, a white polyethylene foam that is single coated with a high molecular weight, rubber-based medical adhesive for direct skin applications such as bandages, monitoring sensors and personal car…