Protective clothing - safe and comfortable

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2011 10.05.2011

The current development on the market for protective clothing is marked by

- the expansion of existing and establishment of new markets, such as the one for active warning garments for pedestrians and cyclists

- the integration of micro system technology with new possibilities for preventive ...

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Hygiene and medical products improve quality of life

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2011 23.03.2011

The world is in rapid change. The world population is soon reaching seven billion. Hygiene products, now worth well above $70 billion, are breaking new territory in the developing parts of the world. Asia has overtaken both Western Europe and North America, not only in terms of population, but also ...

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Hygiene products expand in new markets

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2011 23.03.2011

A recent study by Euromonitor International indicated that the more than $70 bn global hygiene products market in the retail channels was captured by baby diapers, feminine care, incontinence products, together with intimate and baby wipes. In 2009, the global values were $32 bn for baby diapers, $2 ...

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Market overview "Filter nonwovens"

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 02/2011 07.02.2011

The general market for filters (Chart 1) is characterized by rapidly growing areas of application for filter materials in fresh and waste water treatment, in the chemical and petrochemical industries, in the pharmaceutical and food industries as well as in solutions for environmental protection ...

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The story of growth continues

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 02/2011 07.02.2011

With FILTECH 2011 taking place from 22-24 MARCH 2011, the City of Wiesbaden will turn into Europe's top meeting-place for all those involved with Filtration & Separation and adjacent sectors. On 7400 square metres of exhibition space, over 220 companies will present their cutting-edge products, ...

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Fibres for nonwoven production

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 09/2010 07.09.2010

In terms of volume, approx. 60 % of all current nonwovens are fibre-based. In the early days of nonwoven productions, the percentage of fibre nonwovens was larger, e.g. 92 % worldwide in 1973.

Compared to the production of filament or spunlaid nonwovens, fibre nonwoven production has the following ...

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Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 01/2010 01.01.2010

In the field of technical textiles, geotextiles are expected to achieve current and future annual growth rates above industry average. The reasons for this development are global industrialization and infrastructure development, the search for economical solutions for construction tasks and the ...

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Production line manufacturers for the nonwoven industry

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 05/2009 01.05.2009

More than two years have gone by since we published the first AVR market overview "Machines for nonwoven production", in issues 2 and 3 of 2007. A good opportunity for AVR to expand and update this overview for our readers and advertisers.

New corporate groups have been formed, and new companies ...

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Nonwoven variations on four wheels

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 04/2009 01.04.2009

Generally, the following basic textile constructions are used for mobile textiles

- Thread fabrics, woven or knitted

- Nonwovens

- Fibre compositesing

- Textile composites

- other textiles, such as nets, ropes, ribbons, flaked textiles

Regarding the versatile production technology that allows ...

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Finishing of nonwovens and technical textiles

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 02/2009 01.02.2009

The international market for technical textiles continues to grow. These technical textiles are very innovative products with a wide range of very specific areas of application. In order to meet the complex application requirements, finished products are being used more often for protective garments ...

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Market overview "Inspection, measurement and control technology for nonwovens"

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 04/2008 01.04.2008

The strong and qualitative development of the nonwoven industry over the past 20 years has also decisively expanded the device technology for the quality assessment of the raw materials, the manufacturing process, nonwoven design and nonwoven application. In addition to classic inspection devices ...

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"Market overview of special fibres for nonwovens"

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2008 01.03.2008

The constantly growing global demand for textiles also as technical textiles is also accelerating production development in nonwovens.

Here, the raw material, machine, and nonwoven manufacturing industries are increasingly making a contribution with customized solutions to satisfy quantitative and ...

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Machine manufacturers 2007

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 03/2007 01.03.2007

ITMA 2007 in Munich promises to be a record textile machines trade fair as regards the number of exhibitors and visitors (Table 1).

Trade experts all over the world attribute this in general to the increase in demand for textiles and in particular to the many new applications for technical textiles ...

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Machine manufacturers 2007

Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report 02/2007 01.02.2007

ITMA 2007 in Munich promises to be a record trade fair for textile machines as far as the number of exhibitors and the number of visitors are concerned. Industry experts from all over the world attribute this in general to the increase in demand for textiles and in particular to the many new ...

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