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Nonwoven materials offer several opportunities
The Hindu    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Nonwoven is a globally young industry. With its capacity to cater to special applications, it has an exclusive market. Technical textiles, which is made from nonwoven materials mainly, is similar to conventional textiles. More

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KIT: Medical textiles market in India
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Medical textile is one of the fastest growing sectors in technical textiles. It includes textile materials used in hygiene, health and personal care as well as surgical applications. More

Recyclability of packaging materials to be tested
3BL Media    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Companies that wish to have corrugated packaging material certified to meet the Voluntary Protocol for recyclability have a new option. The Wisconsin Institute for Sustainable Technology and IPS Testing Services of Appleton, Wisc., working in partnership, are approved by the Corrugated Packaging Alliance to perform the testing protocol. More

Freudenberg introduces 'green' filter for pools and spas
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Freudenberg Filtration Technologies in the U.S. has developed a new filtration media made with post-consumer recycle (PCR) polyester. More

Nic-Pak/PDI converts New York site to zero-landfill
Nonwovens Industry    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Nice-Pak/PDI, the global leader in wet wipe product manufacturing and a founding member of the Sustainability Consortium, has announced the transformation of its Orangeburg, N.Y., manufacturing plant into a "zero landfill" facility. The plant now sends its more than 2,000 tons of non-recyclable waste per year to a waste-to-energy facility in Peekskill, N.Y., where it provides fuel for electricity generation. More

UTT to turn park waste into carpet backing
Environmental Leader    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Universal Textile Technologies has formed a partnership with Grand Teton National Park to convert bottles from the park into backing for carpet and synthetic turf products. The PET Park Project will also educate park visitors on the reuse of discarded plastic bottles. Project partners include Teton County Solid Waste and Recycling, CPE, Inc. and the United Soybean Board. More

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