WOW Speaker Listing - Knowlson

KnowlsonRichard Knowlson

Vice President Product Development, Jacob Holm Industries (America)

Joined Jacob Holm Industries in 10/2009
-Vice-President Product Development    01/2012 – 01/2014
-Global Director Product Development   10/2009 – 01/2012

29 years' experience with multiple companies in the nonwoven and hygiene industry.

            -Trent University BSC 1985

            -Former board member of INDA Board of Directors
            -Multiple patents and patent applications
            -I have been a speaker at many nonwoven conferences including INSIGHT


Thursday 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Substrates: Profit Improving Technologies

We Are Never Ever Ever Getting Back Together: Emerging Technologies for a Dispersible Future

A unique nonwoven substrate has been created that can be both strong and rapidly disperse it is well suited to compete in the dynamically changing moist toilet tissue (MTT) marketplace. With commercial production underway, this novel substrate and novel process technology has the potential to not only meet the changing landscape of waste water treatment regulations but also to open up new potential dispersible applications. Learn more about the features and potential applications this material can bring to your disposable products.