Technical Textiles Business Update is an executive briefing, supplied in electronic format. Each month, we include details of the latest developments and business news in the technical textiles and nonwovens sector.
What's in it? "Technical Textiles Business Update" includes information on developments in the international apparel sector, such as developments in:
additives for nonwovens
fabrics for paper machines
load securing systems
nonwovens for hygiene applications
performance fibres and fabrics
three-dimensional (3D) printing
It also contains news of such companies and organisations as Adesso Advanced Materials, Ahlstrom, AMSilk, Andritz Küsters, Beaulieu Fibres, Clariant, Directa Plus, DSM Dyneema, DuPont, Freudenberg Performance Materials, GE Aviation, Huntsman Textile Effects, Institut für Textiltechnik (ITA), Kelheim Fibres, Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Lenzing Group, Metyx Composites, Mimaki, Mitsubishi Rayon, Nano Dimension Technologies, Norafin, Osmotek, Oxeon, Pegas, Reifenhäuser Group, SCA, Scott Bader, SGL, Spidey Tek, Suominen, TBA Protective Technologies, Technical Absorbents, Teijin, TenCate, and Xerium Technologies.
Like all Textiles Intelligence publications, "Technical Textiles Business Update" is a reliable source of independently sourced business information, and it does not carry advertising.
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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS AND INNOVATIONS:
Sandwich materials manufacturer EconCore has developed a honeycomb core material which is being used in the production of Formula Electric Belgiums Titan race car
Speciality chemicals company OrganoClick has developed a bio-based and biodegradable binder for use in the manufacture of nonwovens
Speciality chemicals provider Archroma has developed a new air purifying finish which can be applied to a variety of fabrics
Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have developed a method of improving the antiviral and antimicrobial properties of N95 face masks
Monforts has launched a modular upgrade programme for its finishing lines
Yanpai Filtration Technology Co has ordered batt forming equipment for a filter media production line from Andritz Group
Infinited Fiber Company has selected a site for a Euro400 mn facility for producing Infinna Fibre
Textile chemicals company HeiQ will use dissolving pulp sourced from textile waste by Renewcell to produce its AeoniQ cellulosic filament yarn
Gen 2 Carbon has formed a partnership with Deakin University to lead a carbon fibre recycling initiative
Trützschler Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers and Texnology have signed a partnership agreement relating to sales of complete lines for producing needlepunching nonwovens
Westex is to make protective fabrics using Tencel lyocell fibres produced by Lenzing