By Geoff Fisher, European Editor | A rail strike in Germany did little to dampen the enthusiasm for visitors to Techtextil last month, when around 42,000 from 116 countries made their way to Frankfurt am Main. Together with Texprocess, the …Continue Reading
By Peter Hughes, Assistant Professor, Department of Frontier Fiber Technology and Science, Graduate School of Engineering, University of Fukui, Japan | As a common class of material, polypropylene (PP) is widely acknowledged for its excellent resistance to harsh chemical environments, …Continue Reading
By Wu Xiaoqing and Wei Yayuan, Hi-Tech Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. | After-treatment equipment (Figures 1 and 2) makes up the main unit in a viscose staple fiber production line, and its normal operation directly affects stability of the whole …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
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
Johns Manville (JM), a global materials manufacturer and Berkshire Hathaway company, announced on June 30, 2015 that it will increase its glass microfiber capacity by early 2016 at its plant in Waterville, Ohio. “We have initiated several productivity projects and …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
Technical textiles and nonwovens trade fair
OUTLOOK™ the world’s premier personal care products conference, offers a diverse and relevant programme with multiple networking opportunities for all players in the nonwovens personal care products supply chain.
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