Auto Market Spurs Ram Charan Growth

Tripling sales in 5 years? Sounds pretty good, doesn’t it? Which one of us wouldn’t want to have that happen in our organization? Well, Ram Charan in India is planning […]

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Newlight Turns Greenhouse Gases into High-Performance Biodegradable Plastic

Fossil fuels and increased greenhouse gas emissions. Those two things seem to go hand in hand and can be a source of angst for manufacturers. How do you turn a […]

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Cotton in Nonwovens Are BioPreferred

Have you heard that old saying that “it ain’t easy being green?” Well, perhaps it could be a little easier now thanks to nonwovens containing cotton. The USDA BioPreferred program […]

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Catherine R. Thoits Passes Away

INDA is mourning the passing of our dear friend and colleague, Catherine R. Thoits, Information Systems Manager. Catherine has been a part of the INDA family for the past 14 […]

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Innovation and New Technologies Were the Focus of INDA’s RISE® 2012 Conference

Merging technical innovations with practical product applications for global nonwovens/engineered materials November 1, 2012 – Cary, NC – The 3rd annual RISE (Research, Innovation & Science for Engineered Fabrics) 2012 […]

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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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