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:
The GreenLight project has concluded and has resulted in the development of a pilot-scale process for the production of lignin-based carbon fibre
Researchers at Texas Tech University have developed a nanofibre web which could be used to remove dye particles from wastewater
Researchers at RMIT University have developed a method for producing waterproof, washable and stretchable supercapacitors for smart textile applications
Dukane has acquired the rotary ultrasonic bonding specialist Aurizon Ultrasonics (Aurizon)
Solvay has moved forward with the sale of its polyamide 6.6 business to BASF
SGL Carbon has issued a profit warning as its chief executive officer (CEO) resigns
Royal Golden Eagle (RGE) has joined a group of investors to support the Finland-based start-up company Infinited Fiber Company (IFC)
A new report from INDA and EDANA forecasts an excellent outlook for the global nonwovens market to 2023