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When a product requires the characteristics of softness and absorbency, hydrophilic nonwovens provide a cost efficient option that delivers optimal performance. Hydrophilic nonwovens attract and retain water, and are used for products that are made for absorbing liquids, but must remain strong and durable.

Water splash

WPT Nonwovens develops hydrophilic nonwoven material in polyester, rayon, cotton, and blends. Using additives such as surfactants, wetting agents, and rewetting agents, we are able create hydrophilic nonwovens from a material like polyester, which is a naturally water repellent. Our resin bonding process enables us to create the required nonwoven application characteristics by combining several fibers and treating them.

Hydrophilic Material Characteristics:
  • Softness
  • High absorption
  • Washable
  • Comfortable appearance
  • High strength
  • Air permeable
  • Can be run through high-speed machine processes
  • Light weight
Hydrophilic Material Applications:
  • Medical & pharmaceutical supplies
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Facial wipes
  • Cleaning wipes
  • Diapers & Incontinence Products

WPT Nonwovens gladly serves not only high volume needs, but also small niche orders. Other benefits you will experience when you partner with WPT Nonwovens:

  • Option to receive a sample within 30 days
  • Production and shipment of your order within four to six weeks
  • Extensive experience in developing nonwoven polyester fabric
  • Unsurpassed customer service
  • A fully capable manufacturing facility located in Beaver Dam, Kentucky

Contact us today to discuss how we can meet your needs.