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


Customized closures support branding diaper trend
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Diaper closures can be a powerful way for diaper manufacturers to brand their products. There are high tier closures and more economical value closures, and within these two broad categories lies a range of areas where manufacturers can customize according to market preferences. Customize right, and your brand will be the darling of your targeted segment. More

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. more

Cotton waste becomes important raw material for textile mills
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Cotton waste, which was exported at a very low rate two decades ago, is now an important raw material for hygienic hospital products, wipers and dishcloth, mope rope, floor cleaning mops, towels and woven fabric that are all exported at much higher value. More

Freudenberg Politex launches new Russian line
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German nonwovens group Freudenberg Politex is expanding its production capacity in Russia with the launch of new PET spunbond line at its Zavolzhie site in the Nizhny Novgorod region. The roofing materials specialist, based in Novedrate, northern Italy, has now invested €20m overall at the Zavolzhie plant with the latest addition of more than 7,000 tpa to its local nonwovens capacity. Two years ago, Politex launched a geotextile material line able to turn out 3,000 tpa. at the site. More

Tension Roll® Transducer Measures Web Tension

If you measure the tension on your running web, you can control it. Get the most reliable web tension measurement device available anywhere. The Tension Roll transducer installs quickly and more easily than a separate idler roll and load cells on a machine. Choice of load ratings and roll finish. MORE

Sanrhea to expand nonwoven fabric capacity
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One of the top three players in Resorcinol Formaldehyde Latex dipped fabric for tire and rubber component industry, Ahmedabad-based Sanrhea Technical Textiles is set to double its manufacturing plant of nonwovens. The company is scouting for land to set up a greenfield plant for manufacturing nonwoven fabrics for tire and rubber components industry. More

Iran seeks direct import of Pakistani textiles
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Iran wants to import textile and clothing items directly from Pakistan, without the involvement of any third country, a statement of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry stated. According to the statement, Consul General of Iran Abbas Ali Abdollahi said that unlike presently, when Pakistani textiles and apparel items reach Iran via third country, they wish that these items should directly be shipped to Iran. More

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Brazil attracts pulp, nonwoven investments
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Twenty years of successful Eucalyptus gene splicing in Brazil is paying off in terms of new investments flooding into the pulp and paper industry and into nonwovens for Brazil's booming middle class in the northeast region. More

MITSA, Lenzing introduce Dermofresh FR
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Manufacturas Industriales de Tortellà S.A. (MITSA) - a Spain-based textile processing company specializing in fabric lamination for bedding protection and technical textile applications - has teamed with Austria-based cellulosic fiber producer Lenzing AG to introduce a flame-retardant, waterproof and elastic laminated fabric. More

India to continue textile subsidy scheme
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The Indian government will support the textile industry by continuing its Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme for next five years. According to Indian media reports, after the inauguration of Tex-Trends India Expo held in the capital city, New Delhi, Anand Sharma, India's Commerce, Industry and Textile Minister announced that Indian government will continue its popular TUFS scheme in the 12th five year plan period (2012-2017), which began this April. More

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