The hycuTEC process easily achieves filtration efficiencies in excess of 99.99% in the case of typical filter media. © Oerlikon

06/01/2023 – Sustainable solutions for filtration

Sustainable solutions for filtration

Oerlikon Nonwoven presents its portfolio at Filtech 2023

Oerlikon Nonwoven will be showcasing its meltblown and spunbond portfolio at the upcoming Filtech in Cologne, Germany, from February 14 and 16, 2023. By  Sibylle Michel

Die außerordentliche Isolierungsleistung des Aerogels entsteht durch seine extrem porige Struktur, die einen Luftanteil von bis zu 99,8 % ermöglicht. © Outlast Technologies

02/01/2023 – Isolierung für Bekleidung und Arbeitsschutz

Isolierung für Bekleidung und Arbeitsschutz

Weltneuheit: Hochkonzentrierte, extrem dünne Aerogel-Meterware

Outlast Technologies hat ein neuartiges Verfahren entwickelt, mit dem sich große Mengen Aerogel dauerhaft an unterschiedliche Träger heften lassen. By  Sibylle Michel

As well as improving mask manufacturing, the ProQuIV solution can also be used to optimize the production parameters for other applications involving these versatile technical textiles. © Freudenberg Performance Materials

23/12/2022 – Nonwovens


ProQuIV optimizes the production of nonwoven masks

Fraunhofer researchers at ITWM have developed a technology which helps to save materials and energy when producing nonwovens. By  Sibylle Michel

It is a challenge to blend microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) with hydrophobic, i.e. water-repellent, rubbers. © Empa / Daetwyler Schweiz AG

09/12/2022 – Rubber production

Rubber production

Renewable cellulose-based fillers

In two years of intensive collaboration between Empa and the Datwyler Schweiz AG as part of an Innosuisse project, a process was successfully developed ... By  Sibylle Michel

Dr. Ulrich Mörschel, CEO of Textechno: “The single-fibre pull-out test gives a direct measure of the fibre-matrix adhesion strength on its own.” © Textechno

17/11/2022 – New standard for composites

New standard for composites

Micromechanical testing of the interfacial shear strength

Fast and effective micromechanical testing of the interfacial shear strength is the focus of the new DIN SPEC 19289. By  Sibylle Michel

The latest machine generation RF5 sets benchmarks in terms of quality, performance, availability, efficiency, and machine intelligence. © Reifenhäuser

Reifenhäuser Reicofil announces the sale of an RF5 SMMS 3200 nonwovens line to PFNonwovens for their production facility in South Africa. By  Sibylle Michel

Auch dieses Jahr werden wieder innovative Entwicklungen der Vliesstoffbranche vorgestellt. © Hofer Vliesstofftage

05/09/2022 – Events


Hofer Vliesstofftage finden wieder statt

In wenigen Wochen trifft sich die Vliesstoff-Branche, vom 20. bis 21. September 2022, in der Freiheitshalle Hof zu den 35. Hofer Vliesstofftagen. By  Sibylle Michel