At one time, wipes were primarily thought of as a product used for the cleaning a baby during diapering. Today, wipes are everywhere from medical prep tables to cosmetic bags to clean stations posted near the entrances of grocery stores. Wipes and wiper products are becoming more and more popular in a time when consumers… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Nonwoven Fabrics
Nonwoven Fabrics in Everyday Items
Simply put, nonwovens have opened doors of opportunity for everyday convenience that would have been the stuff of dreams or wild imagination not too long ago. Just like Henry Ford made it possible for everyday folks to own a car and the Wright brothers to glide from one part of the country to another over… Read more »
3 Ways to Use Nonwoven Fabric for Agriculture
While the agricultural industry isn’t the biggest user of nonwovens, it is nevertheless taking advantage of the technology; in fact, the use of the technology in agriculture is increasing year by year. There are a number of reasons for this. Firstly, more farmers are being made aware of the many cost-effective benefits that nonwoven technology… Read more »
Why Don’t Nonwoven Fabrics Fray?
In the 1930s some companies began to do weird experiments with the waste (e.g., cotton) from manufacturing. By bonding some of these materials and then turning to fibers, these companies came up with what we now know as nonwoven fabrics. This is a humble beginning for what is now a multi-billion dollar industry. Classified as… Read more »
Why Are Non-Woven Fabrics Used in Medical Textiles?
Not surprisingly, the use of nonwovens for medical purposes goes all the way back to WWII, which precipitated a big demand for easily-deployed medical products. As the technology gradually improved, nonwovens proved to be superior to woven products in terms of disposability, adaptability, effectiveness, and cost. Ubiquitous cross-contamination and nosocomial infections in hospitals made it… Read more »
Fabric Treatments: Key to Developing Custom Nonwovens
As a full service supplier of nonwoven fabrics, we serve a diverse range of industries. Our team is called upon to create a wide array of custom nonwovens for a variety of applications. We are able to serve these needs not only through the variety of material nonwoven fiber options we offer, but also our… Read more »