NSC Reports Major Orders

In the months since ITMA 2003, France-based NSC Nonwoven reports it has received several major
orders for equipment. According to the company, manufacturers in the United States are expanding
their investments in ProDyn® needlepunching technology; five new ProDyn lines will be supplied to
companies in Asia; and 12 ProDyn lines and equipment for three spunlace lines have been ordered by
companies in Europe and Turkey.

August 2004