March 10, 2016
Nonwovens Industry OutlookProduction is forecast to increase 5.7 percent annually through to 2020. China will lead the growth in production, adding an additional 1.2 million tons from the end of 2014 through to 2020, representing a 7 percent annual growth rate. Across the nonwoven technology methods, drylaid/carded hydroentangled production will expand at the fastest rate, adding 7.6 percent annually.
Salim Karadsheh: The Work Ahead for FINE Hygienic HoldingSalim Karadsheh, CEO of Fine Hygienic Holding, has a considerable challenge on his hands to uphold a successful brand given regional political turbulences, oil price decline, and a global market still recovering from recession. He tells METissue how Fine has evolved from one small converting plant in Amman’s Souq Al Sukkar, to a word that is synonymous with tissue paper in regional households.
Solutions for Increased Fit and Comfort of Modern Baby and Adult Incontinence Diapers:An opportunity for baby and adult diapers elasticization and better fit comes from Fameccanica’s known patented solution for a unique technology for the processing of elastic breathable laminates with ultrasonically bonded transpiring spots.