31. October 2018 | Fibers & Filaments
"Flushability" is not only an explosive topic in the media, among regulators and the value chain of the nonwovens industry, but also increasingly a social problem that has a global impact on public wastewater infrastructures. For this reason, Lenzing developed a new type of ...
09. May 2018 | Nonwovens & Technical Textiles
The recent news that the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) fined Pental $700,000 for falsely claiming its White King wipes were flushable was welcomed by INDA and EDANA, the leading North American-based and European-based trade associations for the nonwovens ...
19. April 2018 | Events & Dates
At this year’s ANEX (June 6-8, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan) the Bavarian fiber experts from Kelheim Fibres will present one of their latest developments for the first time to a broad range of expert visitors: The speciality fiber Danufil QR is tailor-made for use in disinfectant ...
25. July 2017 | Fibers & Filaments
Kelheim Fibres was pleased to claim the Recognition Award in the Responsible-Care-Competition 2017 of the Bavarian branch of VCI (Association of the Chemical Industry e.V.) for its integrated product policy. The topic of the competition was „The Closed Circle Economy&ldquo ...
14. July 2017 | Events & Dates
INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry is seeking presentations for the 12th annual World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference, to be held June 5-8, 2018, at the Sheraton Grand Hotel, Chicago, Illinois USA. WOW is the premier international wipes event ...
30. June 2017 | Events & Dates
"This year's WOW conference offered one of the best combinations of networking opportunities, conference content, quality of attendees, and meeting venues of all WOW events,” said Nick Santoleri, VP of Operations, Rockline Industries.
WOW 2017, held at the Gaylord ...
25. February 2017 | News, Views & Markets
The full program for INDA’s World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference 2017 conference is now available and registration is open at www.inda.org/events/wow17.
• Leading Keynote: “Marketing Across Generations” by ...
05. September 2016 | Fibers & Filaments
These aspects are the key elements of two presentations at this year’s Dornbirn Man-made Fibers Congress (20 to 22.09) that will highlight the latest activities of renowned viscose speciality fibre manufacturer Kelheim Fibres. The presentations, however, will show ...
20. June 2016 | News, Views & Markets
EDANA released the results of a review of wipes packaging in Europe, showing adoption of the industry’s own voluntary Flushability Guidelines for testing, and its labelling Code of Practice for wipes packaging.
The labelling Code of Practice gives a clear decision path for ...
17. June 2016 | Events & Dates
The Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, recently wrapped up its 10th annual World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference June 7-10 with attendees and board members giving the program content, speaker presentations, and networking high praise. This year’s ...
13. May 2016 | News, Views & Markets
Matthew North, Commercial Director at Kelheim Fibres, explained that his company focused on the Viloft fibre, which is intended for use in flushable wipes, as part of IDEA16. However, the classic Galaxy, the world’s leading fibre for the tampon industry, was also an ...
15. March 2016 | Fibers & Filaments
Kelheim Fibres, the world’s leading manufacturer of viscose speciality fibers and long-time partner of the hygiene industry, has been successfully producing viscose fibers for flushable wipes for many years.“Our fibers, in particular our Viloft short cut fibers, ...
11. February 2016 | Events & Dates
Online registration and full program details for INDA’s 10th edition of the World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference 2016 is now available at the newly launched event website www.inda.org/events/wow16.
With the keynote address from Walmart, the event is focused on the ...
01. October 2015 | Fibers & Filaments
Viscose short cut fibres from Kelheim Fibres have proven to be the perfect raw material for the manufacture of wet wipes which meet the new flushability guidelines issued by INDA / EDANA (GD III) and can be conveniently flushed down the toilet - without clogging the toilet or ...
22. June 2015 | Events & Dates
World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference, June 16 – 19, highlighted different perspectives, solutions and approaches for fixing clogged sewers in cities around the world and educating consumers.
A special session brought together four experts from diverse professional ...
29. January 2015 | Fibers & Filaments
Suominen announced the launch of Hydraspun Dispersible Plus, a new range of flushable substrates for the global wipes market.
In pursuit of excellence, the company continues to upgrade its flushable range of products. The new Hydraspun Dispersible Plus substrates break up ...
30. October 2014 | Fibers & Filaments
Kelheim Fibres, Bavarian manufacturer of viscose speciality fibres, steadily continues to implement their innovation strategy. This is further confirmed by the expansion of production line 1 for the production of wet tow and wet short cut fibres in addition to the current ...
28. August 2014 | Fibers & Filaments
INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry has issued a call for papers for the ninth annual World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference to be held June 16-19, 2015, at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia USA. WOW2015 is the only conference ...
10. April 2014 | Fibers & Filaments
Albaad, a producer of nonwovens and nonwoven products, independently developed an innovative confidential technology of flushable fabrics (by EDANA/INDA definitions for flushability) with proofed advantages versus the existing technologies - product wise and operational wise. ...
26. March 2014 | Fibers & Filaments
Viscose short cut fibres from Kelheim Fibres have proven to be the perfect raw material for the manufacture of wet wipes which meet the new flushability guidelines issued by Inda/Edana and can be conveniently flushed down the toilet - without clogging the toilet or downstream ...