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Fluorochemistry continues to face immense pressure

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

This functionality also plays an important role in technical textiles for textile membranes for specific production processes, such as food production, fuel cells and many more, for which there are still no alternatives in sight. In the field of fluorochemistry, additional REACH restrictions are ...

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Technology trends and innovations for the converting industry

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Networked systems as a framework for product developments "Our main topic, 'networked systems', and the subject of Industry 4.0, which is directly linked to it, have inspired a wide range of products. For instance, our web tension control systems have always been networkable, but now our web tension ...

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Finishing using the latest equipment

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The product range of the Lengenfeld exhibitor Pfand takes the new wide-ranging requirements that customers place on a finishing company as an important part of the textile chain into account. These are reflected in a high degree of ecological awareness, high quality standards as well as conformity ...

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Erhardt+Leimer celebrates its 100th anniversary

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Erhardt+Leimer GmbH from Stadtbergen is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. Founded as a workshop in 1919, the company has grown over the decades to become an international high-tech industrial enterprise with over 1,600 employees, which successfully occupies a very special niche in ...

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ITMA - the world of textile machinery

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

This year's fair, themed 'Innovating the World of Textiles', will showcase the latest technologies and sustainable solutions for the entire textile and garment manufacturing value chain, as well as for fibers, yarns and fabrics. Due to the high demand for exhibition space, around 1,600 exhibitors ...

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Dear readers,

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The Techtextil/Texprocess trade fair duo in Frankfurt/Germany will again be the hotspot for technical textiles and nonwovens from May 14-17, 2019. We are delighted - more exhibitors, even greater internationality, a changed hall concept and the brand new Techtextil Forum on all four days of the fair ...

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Needle felts

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Technische Textilien Lörrach GmbH & Co. KG (TTL) is a manufacturer of nonwovens/ needle felts for several industrial sectors. The products made of all kinds of synthetic and natural fibers (viscose) can be produced in raw-needled form or with chemical and thermal finishes spanning a weight range of ...

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PUR hotmelt adhesives not subject to GHS labelling

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

In the year of its 100th anniversary, Jowat will be putting the spotlight on innovative PUR hotmelt adhesives for the automotive and textile industries. The latest adhesive from the Jowatherm-Reaktant MR series, which encompasses a comprehensive portfolio of monomer-reduced PUR hotmelt adhesives, ...

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Laminating requires experience

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

There are three factors that have to be considered in the lamination process: temperature, time, and pressure. But an additional factor is also crucially important when dealing with demanding materials: experience.

"Our customers know the materials to be bonded," says Maria Aleixo, Sales Manager at ...

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Needling simulation tool

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

Autefa presents its portfolio as a full-line supplier for carded crosslapped needlepunch lines, aerodynamic web forming technology, spunlace, and thermobonding lines. Autefa Solutions lines cover the needs of the highly competitive nonwovens market. The customers' key requirements are improved and ...

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Innovative nonwovens production

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The international technology group Andritz will be presenting its latest developments and innovative solutions in the field of nonwovens production and textile solutions.

The new Xcal Raconip TT calender is intended primarily for customers experienced in the production of technical textiles with ...

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ViP

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In 2012, Christian Gerking, a process engineer joined Nanoval to follow his father, Dr. Lüder Gerking, joining the board for their Nonwoven and Metal Powder divisions. "In recent years we reported on our unique spinning method using a laval nozzle, as an alternative to the classical meltblown ...

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Needle solutions

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The worldwide leading supplier of industrial machine needles will be represented in Frankfurt with its extensive product portfolio and range of services in the fields of knitting, weaving, felting, carding and sewing.

The felting division presents an absolute novelty: thanks to the customizable ...

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Avoiding microplastics in the production of synthetic fibers

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

TWD Fibres GmbH is aware of its responsibility for our planet and for preserving our habitat for future generations, which is why the fiber producer, has made it company policy to minimize emissions of microplastics in order to protect our environment. According to the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of ...

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Individual lighting on textile surfaces

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The improved and automated FSD (Functional Sequin Devices) manufacturing technology takes a big step forwards in the distribution of individual lighting designs, offering simple installation as well as enhancing the reliability of the products. FSD technology is ideally suited for production of ...

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Dornbirn-Global Fiber Congress

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The Dornbirn GFC 2019 will present more than 100 lectures from academic research and industry from September 11 to 13, 2019. The congress will focus on sustainability and digitalization. The expert lectures will concentrate on the following main topics: - Fiber innovations - Circular economy and ...

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"Green up your life"

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

At Techtextil 2019 Norafin puts the spotlight on Extra Organic, its newly developed brand for sustainable living space concepts made of renewable raw materials. For these innovative products, Norafin produces spunlaced nonwovens based on natural fibers at its production site in the Ore Mountains. ...

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"Green" nonwovens

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The machine manufacturer Trützschler focuses on solutions for processing ecofriendly materials. Cotton fibers - both virgin cotton and comber noils - make an excellent raw material for high-quality wipes. The company's random and airlay cards are especially configured to cope with variable fiber ...

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Functionalization of technical textiles

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

The German textile machinery manufacturer Brückner is using product examples to demonstrate its expertise in the field of drying technology as well as the further development of its minimum application system. There is a trend, particularly in the field of hygiene nonwovens, towards products of ...

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STW - Fiber solutions from the technological leader

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2019 03.05.2019

As leading specialists in fiber fillers, short cut fibers, fibrids & pulp, as well as customized solutions, we also process all fiber materials ranging from natural fibers to synthetic fibers and high-tech fibers.

Fiber fillers are made from randomly oriented fibers, continuous fibers, threads or ...

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