Air quality is a critical aspect of health and well-being. For this reason, air filtration systems of all types are being used in a wide range of settings to provide clean and healthy air. An essential component in the air filtration process is the air filter media, which plays a vital role in capturing and… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Nonwoven Fabrics
Why Are Nonwovens the Preferred Choice for Medical Products?
Through decades of medical developments and advancements, nonwovens have remained the preferred choice for medical product applications. A wide range of medical manufacturers choose nonwovens for items such as bandages, wound dressings, surgical scrubs, medical masks, and other healthcare products. In this article, we will look at the many reasons why nonwoven fabrics are the… Read more »
WPT Nonwovens Converting Services Help You Improve Manufacturing Efficiency
WPT Nonwovens has been a dependable and trusted US source for nonwovens since 2008. Our vast product offering includes bicomponent fiber nonwovens, polyester fiber nonwovens, rayon fiber nonwovens, and custom blends to create the nonwovens for a variety of medical, hygiene, industrial and filtration products. Recently, our line has expanded to include organic cotton nonwovens… Read more »
Resolved: Secure Your Nonwovens Supply Chain in 2023
In the post pandemic world, most businesses have been in some way impacted by supply chain disruptions. Problems procuring critical materials have been challenging for many industries. The nonwoven market has been particularly affected due to material shortages combined with accelerated demand for nonwoven materials to develop masks, wipes, PPE, and other types of healthcare… Read more »
Does it Really Matter Where I Buy My Nonwovens?
When it comes to buying nonwovens you have a lot of supplier options, including a lot of inexpensive overseas producers. While price is often the first thing buyers look at, it is important to realize that a cheap deal can quickly become an expensive nightmare. Considerations like quality, availability, and customer service must factor into… Read more »
Nonwoven Fabric Profiles: Cotton
WPT Nonwovens offers nonwoven cotton fabric that is made of 100% cotton filament or cotton blend. For products that need to be all-natural and hypo-allergenic, 100% cotton or cotton blend fiber nonwoven fabric is an excellent option. Cotton offers the added advantage of being environmentally friendly. Cotton Nonwoven Characteristics Cotton nonwovens have the characteristics of… Read more »
Are All Types of Nonwovens the Same?
Although many people are not familiar with the term ‘nonwoven fabric’ most everyone regularly uses some type of nonwoven fabric product in their daily life. Dryer sheets, feminine pads, diapers, cleaning wipes, landscape fabrics, and air filters are all examples of products made with nonwovens. Unique Characteristics of Nonwovens Nonwovens are generally considered fabric materials… Read more »
Cost-Effective Nonwoven Solutions for Building Construction
Nonwovens are well-suited for a wide range of construction materials, such as roof underlayments, house wrapping, and flashing materials. A key benefit nonwoven fabrics offer in these construction applications is protection. They are very effective for keeping water out for an effective protective barrier that keeps buildings dry and free of rot. Nonwoven fabric can… Read more »
Why Choose Bicomponent Fiber Nonwoven Fabrics?
Selecting the right nonwoven fabric for your product will greatly enhance its quality, appearance, and performance characteristics. Highly customizable, bicomponent fiber nonwovens allow product producers to create the ideal combination of nonwoven fabric attributes at a price point that is very cost-efficient. Bicomponent fiber nonwovens are an excellent choice for nonwoven products such as: Baby… Read more »
Nonwoven Fabric Profiles: Polyester
WPT Nonwovens develops nonwoven polyester fabric that is composed of 100% polyester filament or polyester blend. Our polyester nonwoven is an ideal choice for applications that benefit from the characteristics of strength and high density. Polyester Nonwoven Characteristics Derived from petroleum, polyester is a commonly used synthetic material, which is commonly due to its versatility…. Read more »