On the Cover:
Filtration is the largest dollar end-use nonwovens market in North America, with the segment generating $735 million in sales in 2007. Photograph courtesy of Entegris Corp.
SCITC Takes The Helm
The 36th Annual South Carolina International Trade Conference will offer business and education sessions, panel discussions, speakers and networking opportunities.
Ahead Of The Trend
Material World returns to Miami Beach to present Spring/Summer 2009 sewn products trends and solutions.
Get Ahead Of Power Costs
Current market conditions make efficient use of power a must for textile manufacturing facilities.
Textile Processing For A Changing World
IMB 2009 will present textile processing technologies for apparel, home textiles, upholstered furniture and leather, with a special focus on technical textiles and materials.
From The Editor
Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Shielded By Fabric
RST's Demron™ radiation-blocking products are a nontoxic, flexible, lightweight alternative to traditional lead-based aprons and other radiation-shielding products.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Primer On Nonwoven Fabric Filtration
Nonwoven fabrics have been an ongoing success story in the steadily growing filtration industry.
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Huntsman Textile Effects, Genencor develop enzyme technology that provides an improved and sustainable bleaching process.
Knitting / Apparel
Spring 2010 Begins In New York
Early fabric sellers defy a dull economy.