Recycling Absorbent Hygiene Products

One million tonnes per year. That’s a lot to recycle, but Knowaste is up for the challenge of recycling absorbent hygiene products and that’s their goal for the near future. Recycling […]

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Taiwan-Made ‘Smart’ Disposable Diapers to Hit Market This Year

What will they think of next? Apparently, the answer is electronic adult incontinence disposable diapers for older, chronically ill patients. Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute has teamed up with three […]

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TissueGen and Biomedical Structures Develop Drug Delivery Platform for Implantable Devices

Delivering therapeutics such as small pharmaceuticals and protein class drugs through biodegradable fibers? Sounds like something from the distant future, doesn’t it? Well, it’s in the here, now and possible thanks to […]

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Eco-Safe Antibacterial Fiber Discovered

Researchers at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm have discovered an Eco-safe antibacterial fiber. Did you ever hold a magnet to a metal object as a child? And […]

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Goodnites and Poise Innovations Win 2013 Product of the Year

Congratulations go out to Kimberly-Clark for winning 2013 Product of the Year in two categories. Yes, you read that right. Two categories. Children’s Care and Feminine Wellness for their GoodNites […]

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Dilo Group To Showcase Latest Offerings at IDEA 2013

Opening/blending equipment, carding, crosslapping and needling. These are just some of the latest offerings the Dilo Group and three of its companies, DiloTemafa, DiloSpinnbau and DiloMachines, will bring to IDEA 2013. If […]

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Bostik to Showcase Latest Adhesive Innovations at IDEA 2013

Are you looking for adhesives? Specifically for hygiene products? Bostik would love to talk to you during IDEA 2013. They are exhibiting their latest and greatest in adhesive solutions and […]

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Lenzing to Construct New Tencel Plant in Austria

Lenzing, Austria is a small town in Upper Austria with about 5,000 residents. The town of Lenzing’s claim to fame is Lenzing AG with manufacturing plants. Now, the town will […]

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INDA Welcomes Norafin (Americas) Inc. as Its Newest Member

Norafin (Americas) Inc. Biltmore Park Suite 247, Two Town Square Blvd. Asheville, NC 28803 UNITED STATES Phone: (828) 654-7455 Fax: (828) 393-0921 www.norafin.com info-us@norafin.com Producer of spunlaced and needlepunched nonwovens. […]

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Dysfunctional Filtration Plants Trouble People

Dysfunctional filtration plants  in the federal capital may cause diseases. Most people turn on the faucet to get water and don’t even think twice about it. That’s not necessarily the case […]

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