Two Nonwovens Industry Professionals Honored with INDA Awards

David Lunceford and Peter Wallace received industry’s highest technical and service awards at RISE® Conference in Baltimore, Maryland CARY, N.C. — October 23, 2012 — The eleventh annual INDA Award […]

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INDA Releases 2012 Harmonized Test Methods

The updated version of global guidelines delivers a new numbering system and new methods CARY, N.C. — October 19, 2012 — INDA, the leading Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, […]

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DuPont Bio-Based Enzymes Cut Water Use in Cotton Production by 70%

Reduce water by 70%? Energy use goes down by 27%? A Cotton Incorporated study found that to be the case with DuPont’s new bio-based enzymes. The new PrimaGreen enzymes are […]

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The Genesis of Sustainable Fibres

Code Name: Genesis. Sounds like something from a science fiction movie, doesn’t it? Well, it was actually the secret project name Courtaulds UK used for planning the world’s first solvent-spun […]

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Bondex Expanding Operations in S.C.

Unemployment numbers . . .  are they going up or are they going down? Everyone seems to have a different perspective and it changes from day to day. What is […]

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Adult Diapers a Surprising New Trend Among Japanese Women

Voluntarily wearing diapers as an adult? Without an incontinence problem? That may seem a little extreme for most people, but some Japanese women have found that adult diapers are more […]

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Polymerupdate Launches iPhone, iPod and iPad App for Polymer News & Prices

Where do you get your daily polymer news? Do you need daily polymer updates and price alerts? A new app called Polymerupdate is now available for iPhones, iPads and iPods. […]

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From Beach to Bottle: Method Launches World’s First Product Line with Packaging Made from Ocean Plastic

Most everyone is aware of overflowing landfills, but how many people know that the oceans are becoming repositories for garbage too? There’s even a name for one area that is […]

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INDA Partners with Good360 in Product Philanthropy Initiative

Have you ever given a gift to someone early because you couldn’t wait to see their excited expression as they opened their present? Imagine that same expression on someone who […]

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Kelheim Fibres Develops New Viscose Fiber Umberto for Nonwoven and Textile Applications

The phrase “less is more” doesn’t always apply, especially when it comes to Kelheim Fibre’s new fiber, Umberto. They have upped the ante by developing a fiber with not just […]

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