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Buckeye Florida Mill Back in Full Operation

Buckeye employees and their customers are rejoicing. After suffering a drum failure last month at their Florida facility, the fluff pulp line is back to full capacity. A nightmare situation […]

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New Service for Scotland

Used absorbent hygiene products turning into park benches or decks? It could happen. Scotland is the latest country in the United Kingdom (locations in England and Wales are already participating […]

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Plastics Fade Away with Addiflex

Ever look at a product that is made with plastics and feel a bit guilty? Wondering how many years it will take to degrade in a landfill once you’re done […]

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The ‘Tampon King’ Who Sparked a Period of Change for India’s Women

When you think of feminine hygiene products, you usually think about the giants in the industry. Well, not any more. One intrepid husband in India was horrified that his wife […]

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In Japan, Screens Used to Lower Electricity Bills

Amidst the sweltering heat of the past few weeks comes a cool idea. Literally. Some Japanese people are installing screens (made of polyester or other thin materials) outside their windows […]

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NAFC Council Issues National Quality Performance Standards for Absorbent Products

Adult incontinence manufacturers and suppliers take note – final recommendations for performance standards are coming your way soon. Make sure to get a copy and voice your comments before the […]

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Clariant Shows Personal Care Brand Companies Options for More Sustainable Packaging

Ever feel guilty opening up a plastic package knowing it will be residing in a landfill soon? Or taking up resources being recycled and hoping (but not certain) the recycled […]

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Global Nonwovens Ltd. Announces Big SM Plant for India – 20,000 Tonne Line to Start in 2014

Medical and hygiene market manufacturers in the Asia-Pacific will be keen to note that there is a new spunmelt player in the Indian market. Global Nonwovens will have the first […]

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Textiles’ Thriving Niche, Nonwoven Textiles Prove to Be Resilient Sector of NC Economy

Every year, it seems like North Carolina is being touted as a great place to work, live or go to school (Durham, NC made the top 50 list in Bloomberg […]

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Steven Marcano Found of My Lil Star Baby Products Survives Deadly Car Crash and Brings the Company Back for a Relaunch in Fall 2012

After a near fatal car crash in May 2010, Steven Marcano, entrepreneur and marketing prodigy, has bounced back and then some. Personal care manufacturers know how saturated the baby market […]

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