New Products

  • 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…

  • New resealable wet wipe package closure

    September 20, 2013
    Avery Dennison has developed an adhesive for high-performance resealable packaging applications in home and personal care. R1490M adhesive was designed specifically for the reseal market and suits a very wide range of wet wipe applications including…

  • Bonar launches Colback Profloor

    September 13, 2013
    Bonar has introduced the latest Colback innovation—Colback ProFloor. It uses bicomponent fiber technology for producing a primary backing material with improved stitch holding for tufted commercial carpets. The same fiber technology, combined w…

  • Two-drum slitter rewinder

    Two-drum slitter rewinder

    September 4, 2013
    Designed to convert paper, board, or nonwoven webs of up to 120 inches in width, the REM Model 4040 simplex two-drum surface slitter rewinder is an ideal choice for many converting operations. The standard configuration 4040 features shear slitting w…

  • Traveling knife assembly

    Traveling knife assembly

    September 4, 2013
    Azco Corp. has introduced a modular traveling knife assembly for cut widths up to 5.5m/18’. It is available in either shear cut or crush cut, and is ideal for wide materials including carbon fiber, film, filter media, foam, foil, gaskets, lamin…

  • Acme Group launches NeuSorb recyclable absorbents

    August 13, 2013
    The Acme Group has launched its newest offerings to help North America’s largest manufacturers reach their “Zero Landfill” initiatives. The company has introduced its recyclable industrial absorbents program called "NeuSorb&rdq…

  • Wicked Awesome Wipes hit the market

    Wicked Awesome Wipes hit the market

    August 6, 2013
    High-Tech Conversions has introduced Wicked Awesome Wipes, a completely new industrial grade wipe. These double re-crepe cellulose wipers offer exceptional strength, durability, and are extremely absorbent. The company says Wicked Awesome Wipes are…

  • Wearever launches Maximum Absorbency Incontinence Briefs and Panties line

    August 2, 2013
    Wearever has introduced a new product for people living with urinary incontinence—Maximum Absorbency Incontinence Briefs and Panties with 20-ounce absorbency. The new men's and women's products, which have the same look and feel as trad…

  • K-C's U by Kotex brand introduces super premium extra pads

    August 1, 2013
    Challenges girls to put the new maximum protection pads to the test with real life demos.

  • Invista unveils Coolmax Air fiber technology

    July 31, 2013
    Invista, one of the world’s largest producers of polymers and fibers and owner of apparel brands Lycra fiber and Coolmax fabric—is unveiling its newest product offering, Coolmax Air fiber technology, at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market bein…

  • Appleton introduces Slabber XLA for nonwovens

    July 30, 2013
    Neenah, WI-based Appleton Mfg. Division has introduced the Slabber XLA for nonwovens, an upgraded version of its Safe-Slab Core Recycler slabbing and core recycling unit. The Slabber XLA was designed for a large consumer products company, and adds f…

  • Rex-Cut debuts rust removing cotton fiber abrasive wheels

    July 29, 2013
    Rex-Cut Abrasives has introduced a line of cotton fiber abrasive wheels for removing rust, corrosion, and thread-lock from pipe threads during oil field inspections and process maintenance, as well as deburring manufactured pipe and tubing. Rex-Cut…