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 in:
Nonwoven products manufacturer Piana Technology has developed an environmentally sustainable alternative to foams
Ontex Group (Ontex) has developed a thin and highly absorbent diaper core which can help to protect babies skin
Teijin Frontier has developed a knitted fabric which adapts its structure in response to the presence of perspiration
Researchers at Nanyang Technological University Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a battery which is both flexible and biodegradable
Hygiene and health company Essity has acquired AquaCast Liner, a provider of products for fracture management
Machinery builder Itema Group has acquired composite components producer Lamiflex/li>
Speciality chemicals distributor IMCD is to buy chemicals and additives provider Polychem Handelsges
INDA has presented its plan on how it will support the nonwovens industry following the COVID-19 pandemic
Kelheim Fibres has increased its prices in response to rises in the cost of gas
Speciality chemicals company Archroma has relocated its headquarters in Switzerland
Teijin Limited is to carry out a life cycle assessment on its carbon fibres
Trützschler has unveiled its latest comber machine