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Medical, Health & Hygiene

  • 18th October 2013

    Technical Innovations at RISE 2013 Conference

    INDA’s 4th annual RISE 2013 Conference brought together technology seekers in the global nonwovens and engineered fabrics value chain for discussions about the latest technical innovations, and how they can be applied to help create value-added, more competi...

  • 18th October 2013

    Measuring energy transmittance may help optimise products

    The Hohenstein Institute in Boennigheim, Germany, has expanded its current range of tests to allow modern office and living spaces to achieve needed climate control with minimum energy use. According to the institute, manufacturers of textiles, windows and m...

  • 17th October 2013

    At the core of thinner diapers

    H.B. Fuller, a leading industrial adhesives provider, will take part in SINCE 2013 nonwovens exhibition, that will take place from 23-25 October in Shanghai. The company will be showcasing its comprehensive Full-Care range of premium hot melt adhesives durin...

  • 16th October 2013

    Nonwovens industry addresses challenges at Outlook 2013

    Pierre Wiertz, General Manager of EDANA, recognised the need for the companies to look ahead to 2020 and be aware of changing consumers’ needs and demands, at the closing session of the 12th edition of Outlook, the leading conference for the nonwovens person...

  • 13th October 2013

    Oeko-Tex’s STeP Certification at IFAI Expo

    Dr Sam Moore, from International Oeko-Tex Association in North America, will present Oeko-Tex’s new STeP certification for sustainable textile production facilities at the IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 in Orlando, that will be held from 21-25 October 2013...

  • 11th October 2013

    Leigh Fibers appoints new COO

    Darrell J. Turner has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of Leigh Fibers, succeeding Keith Taylor. “Under Keith’s leadership, Leigh Fibers has been an innovator in fibre and textile reprocessing and a pioneer in repurposing materials that would othe...

  • 8th October 2013

    Lenzing to present botanic fibre solutions at SINCE

    Later this month (23-25 October) the Shanghai International Nonwovens Conference and Exhibition (SINCE) will unite nonwovens experts from all over the world and according to cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing it will give it an ideal opportunity to present inno...

  • 7th October 2013

    India’s technical textiles industry to reach $36 billion by 2016-17

    News that India's technical textile industry is set to be growing rapidly in the next few years comes as the Techtextil India trade fair welcomes more than 182 exhibitors from Austria, India, Turkey, Sweden, Switzerland, Czech Republic, UK, Netherlands, US, an...

  • 4th October 2013

    Secant Medical to present at MedTech Polymers Conference

    Peter D. Gabriele, Vice President of Emerging Technology at Secant Medical, will discuss the development and prospective uses of a novel bioelastomer platform at the MedTech Polymers Conference in Houston. According to Gabriele, the platform offers benefits c...

  • 2nd October 2013

    New thermal management range by Newlife

    Saluzzo Yarns, an international leader in the production of polyester filament, introduces the new ‘Thermal management’ range by Newlife. A unique range is said to offer new levels of lightness and thermal insulation together with high sustainable perform...

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Medical, Health & Hygiene features news on the latest textiles and nonwovens technologies and products in the medical textiles, healthcare and hygiene sectors, along with news from the leading companies.