BBA Nonwovens To Increase Spunlace Capacity Reorganize
Old Hickory, Tenn.-based BBA Nonwovens has announced plans to significantly increase its spunlace
capacity in the United States. Bethune, S.C., is the current site for BBAs spunlace manufacturing
facility. The announcement represents BBAs commitment to address the growing demand for spunlace
nonwoven materials.The company also announced a reorganization of its geotextiles business. The
reorganization includes a decision to dissolve BBAs exclusive agreement with Linq Industrial
Fabrics to distribute BBAs geotextile product, Typar®/Tekton®, in North and South America. This
product will now be available directly from BBA Nonwovens.