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New Report on Developments in Fibres, Nonwovens and Technical Textiles

Research and Markets has announced the addition of Textiles Intelligence's new report "Developments in Fibres, Nonwovens and Technical Textiles" to their offering.

Among the topics covered at the 49th Dornbirn Man-Made Fibers Congress in 2010 were developments in man-made fibres, technical textiles and nonwovens for the automotive industry, as well as advanced nonwovens for outdoor structures, innovative nonwovens technologies, new fibres and biomimetics. This report contains highlights from the congress, including developments from EMS-Chemie, GreenFiber, Kuraray, Lenzing, Oerlikon Neumag, Polyamide High Performance (PHP), Schsisches Textil Forschungs Institut (STFISaxon Textile Research Institute) and Sider Arc.

Key Topics Covered:

  • KEY TRENDS IN THE MAN-MADE FIBRE MARKET
  • Polyester
  • Nylon
  • Synthetic fibre feedstock
  • Impact of energy prices
  • European market
  • DEVELOPMENTS IN MAN-MADE FIBRES AND TECHNICAL TEXTILES FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
  • Airbags
  • Seat belts
  • Tyres
  • Damping
  • Textile wheel housings
  • Floor assembly
  • Boot (trunk) trim
  • Car interior
  • DEVELOPMENTS IN NONWOVENS FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
  • 3D nonwovens for components
  • Acoustical materials
  • Electric vehicles
  • ADVANCED NONWOVENS FOR OUTDOOR STRUCTURES OTHER INNOVATIVE NONWOVEN TECHNOLOGIES
  • Steam jet bonding
  • TencelWeb: making cellulosic nonwoven webs direct from lyocell spinning solution
  • Hycospun: hydrodynamically bonded spunbond and meltblown composites with fine fibre layers
  • NEW FIBRES
  • High temperature resistance polyamide 4.6 fibres
  • Other fibre developments
  • BIOMIMETICS: INSPIRATION FROM NATURE IN TECHNICAL TEXTILE DESIGN
  • Using biomimetics to modify textile surfaces: Ghent University
  • Automotive manufacturing: Mercedes
  • List of tables

Source: http://www.researchandmarkets.com/

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