New Facility Update!

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Before Photo The exterior renovations are complete and our new plant is looking sharp. Cleaning up the 53 year old building has been a lot of work, with the installation of a new roof and fresh coat of paint it’s really starting to shine. the interior renovations are also wrapping up with the removal of… Read more »

Governor Bevin, Mayor Sandefur, and Others weigh in on WPT’s new plant

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View on kentucky.gov FRANKFORT, Ky. (Sept. 7, 2017) – Nonwoven fabrics manufacturer WPT Corp. will open a $6 million, 40-job plant—its second in Ohio County—to add capacity for materials used in hygiene and filtration products such as diapers and furnace air filters, Gov. Matt Bevin announced today.“As a family-owned and operated company, WPT Corp. is… Read more »

WPT Nonwovens to invest $6,000,000 to revitalize former Nestaway Facility

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Beaver Dam, KY — WPT Nonwovens completed the documents necessary on July 14, 2017, to purchase the abandoned Nestaway facility in Beaver Dam, KY. WPT Nonwovens plans to invest $6,000,000 dollars into transforming the building into a state of the art nonwoven fabric facility. The residents of Beaver Dam can be excited for an influx… Read more »

Green Nonwovens for a New Generation of Medical Products

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According to industry trends research, the US demand for disposable medical supplies will rise 4.2 percent annually to $54.1 billion by 2020. Up to this point, the focus of the medical textiles industry has been on product quality, usability, and regulatory compliance as it relates to product health and safety standards. Amidst growing product demand,… Read more »

Why Choose Domestic Sourcing for Nonwoven Fabrics?

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When it comes to buying nonwovens, there are a wide range of sellers from which to choose. In making purchasing decisions, price tends to be the first thing buyers look for. While price is important, it is equally important to consider factors like quality, availability, and customer service. Many buyers throughout the U.S. are buying… Read more »