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Representing leading machinery manufacturers, we provide extrusion, melt filtration, blending for all fiber applications including recycling.


Russia's nonwovens market on the verge of big changes
Yarns and Fibers Exchange
The Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service recently granted permission to Nizhnekamskneftekhim, Russia's and one of the world's leading petrochemical producers, to acquire 100 percent of the shares of JSC Polymatiz, according to Irina Kashunina, an official spokesperson for the FAS.
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  Improved Sustainability through Water Re-Use
Enhance your on-site wastewater treatment. Systems from Layne provide clean, re-useable water supplies from your waste stream. Improve plant performance while reducing energy use and discharge. Layne’s membrane bioreactors are available as complete systems or as retro-fits to your existing biological treatment system.

Golden fiber making inroads into road construction
SME Times
The first thing when we hear about coir comes to our mind is traditional items like mats, baskets and ropes, but it is not the case anymore. With the changing times and growing charm for eco-friendly products, the golden fiber is finding new applications and is also being preferred in road construction.
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Fiberweb expands Old Hickory, Tenn., plant
Textile World Magazine
London-based technical nonwoven fabrics manufacturer Fiberweb Plc is to invest $15 million over two years to expand its facility in Old Hickory, Tenn. The expansion includes a 300,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center and will concentrate all operations into one location, thus streamlining production and reducing the company's carbon footprint.
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TAPPI Control Rooms & Conditioners

Parameter Generation & Control manufactures control rooms specifically designed for accurate humidity and temperature control for TAPPI applications. Our designs accurately produce the conditions required for stability studies, package testing, TAPPI, MIL-SPEC and vapor transmission.

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For more than 20 years, 3C Software has provided our Pulp & Paper customers a modeling solution that delivers:
- Standard and Actual Grade Costing by Paper Machine
- Grade Run and Reel Specific Analysis
- Recipe Management, Expense Allocations, and Rate Build-up
- Forward Looking Planning Tools
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FlexLink specializes in components and turnkey solutions specifically for the paper converting industry. Our patented Dynamic Flow Concept, among other solutions, will reduce accumulation; improve operator access, machine, and floor utilization. We take pride in the quality of our systems and ensure you'll have high up-time and little maintenance.

BCC Research estimates the global nonwoven filter media market to reach nearly $5.3 billion in 2018
BCC Research estimates market size estimates and forecasts for global nonwoven filter media from 2005 through 2018; a 7.3 percent compound annual growth rate is forecast for nonwoven filter media over the next five years, resulting in a $5.3 billion market value in 2018. The ability of world economies to navigate the potential financial pitfalls, the ability of manufacturers to leverage their capital asset bases, continued technological innovation, and new environmental and regulatory initiatives are factors affecting forecast growth.
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French technical textiles industry: Evolving and competitive (Textile World Magazine)
Kimberly-Clark Professional partners with TerraCycle for laboratory, cleanroom recycling effort (Environmental Leader)

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TrueView™ Web Tension Indicator

Take a look at TrueView, a compact, low-cost tension amplifier and display for flexible packaging printers and converters. TrueView’s Quik-Cal feature allows fast, easy setup out of the box and stable, drift-free output for long-term accuracy.
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Nonwovens for roofing and construction in demand
Nonwovens Industry
Nonwovens are integral components to the homes and buildings we see being built on the construction site and offer many advantages in the construction market.
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Freudenberg Nonwovens launches Lutradur ECO
Waste Management World
Freudenberg Nonwovens has introduced its innovative and eco-friendly nonwoven product Lutradur ECO, made with Repreve recycled PET resin. Repreve is a brand made with recycled materials, including plastic bottles.
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Scottish textile sector eyes new markets for expansion
The textile and apparel companies in Scotland are eyeing on new and emerging markets, including China, Russia, the UAE, Brazil and India, for expanding their business worldwide, since the country aims to increase its exports by 50 percent by 2016, according to Scottish industry representatives.
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Kimberly-Clark named among '100 Best Corporate Citizens'
Nonwovens Industry
Kimberly-Clark has been ranked No. 18 among the "100 Best Corporate Citizens," the company's fifth straight year in the top 20 on the list published in the current issue of Corporate Responsibility Magazine.
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