With the new WinFors reversing winder, Oerlikon Barmag is expanding its family of winders to include a new member. The specialist for especially delicate yarns reveals its potential in particular when winding materials such as microfilaments, mother yarn, airbag yarns and seatbelt yarns. …Continue Reading
Europe’s manmade fiber industry leaders have called on their Chinese counterparts to base future investment decisions on rational economics and reduce senseless overcapacities, especially in polyester fibers.
Addressing the 54th Dornbirn Man-Made Fibers Congress held in Dornbirn, Austria, in September, Heinz Meierkord, president of CIRFS, the European Man-Made Fibres Association, described how Chinese overcapacity represented 25% of global polyester fiber capacity in 2015.…Continue Reading
BIOSAFE® is a new silicon-based antimicrobial from Gelest, Inc. Its novel activity imparts long lasting bacteriostatic, fungistatic and algistatic properties to substrates, such as textiles, preventing deterioration and discoloration caused by fungi. …Continue Reading
Cary, NC – July 27, 2015 – Industry professionals can find information on attending HYGIENIX 2015 at the newly launched website focused on this premier event for the Absorbent Hygiene and Personal Care Markets. Debuting Oct. 26-29 at the Renaissance …Continue Reading
Polymetrix AG, the former Bühler Thermal Processes AG, has been awarded a contract for the delivery of two mega scale EcoSphereTM SSP lines for a bottle grade PET production facility in Jiangsu Province, P.R. China. The plant is scheduled to …Continue Reading
Following just ten months of construction, the new technology center of the Chemnitz-based machine and systems builder Oerlikon Barmag was opened on July 2, 2015. In the future, the 1,600 square meeter new-building on Zwickauer Straße will be the venue …Continue Reading
Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles is Asia’s leading home textile event which is held from 26 – 28 August, 2015 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), Shanghai, China (New Venue). It is a dynamic platform for industry professionals to …Continue Reading
HYGIENIX: The Premier Event for the Absorbent Hygiene and Personal Care Markets The international conference is the result of the merger of INDA’s VISION Consumer Products Conference with the INSIGHT International Conference.
The Synthetic Yarn and Fiber Association is a non-profit organization comprised of individuals affiliated with the synthetic yarn and fiber industry. Representation in the industry includes fiber producers, texturizers, staple yarn manufacturers, fabric producers for apparel, automotive, upholstery, and industrial …Continue Reading
Discover sustainable solutions at ITMA 2015 With growing awareness about environmental protection and social responsibility, the textile and garment industry understands that sustainable sourcing is no longer just an option; it has to be integrated as a dynamic process throughout …Continue Reading
On Monday 16th November 2015, a conference dedicated to nonwovens and related technologies and materials will be held during ITMA 2015, the world’s most established textile and garment machinery exhibition. EDANA supports the content of the conference, which will feature …Continue Reading