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Roll goods company listing.

3M Company

Nonwovens Technology Ctr

Center Building 220-2E-02

St. Paul, MN 55144

Tel.: 651-733-9791; Fax: 651-737-4055

Contact: Paul Hansen

Brand Names: 3M, Thinsulate insulation, Scotch-Brite nonwoven abrasives

3M Company

Personal Care & Related Products Division

3M Center, Building 220-2E-02

St. Paul, MN 55144

Tel.: 651-736-0186; Fax: 651-736-9780

E-mail: Imharmon@mmm.com

Web: www.mmm.com

Ace S.A.

Rue de Renory 499, Liege 4030 Belgium

Tel.: 32-04-349-86-86; Fax: 32-04-349-86-60

E-mail: pf@ace-films.com

Web: www.ace-films.com

Contact: Patricia Featherstone

Action Interlining Company HK Ltd.

Room 810, 8/F Vanta Ind. Centre

21-33 Tai Lin Pal Road

Kwai Chung, Hong Kong

Tel.: 852-2462-6991; Fax: 852-2489-9500

E-mail: action@action.com.hk

Web: www.action.com.hk

Contact: Ken Co

Plants: Shenshen, China

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 15-200 gpsm

Width: 320 cm

Brand Names: Action, NBI

Major Markets: Hospital and surgical, handbags and shoe linings, household, toys, gift bags, agricultural applications

Adepta S.A.

Chemin de la Paste 8

Founex, CH-1297 Switzerland

Tel.: 41-22-776-6932; Fax: 41-22-776-6932

E-mail: elinguri@adepta.org

Contact: Edward Linguri

Plants: Germany, Taiwan, Czech Republic, Hungary

Processes: Thermal bonded, needlepunched, spunlaced, impregnated, coagulated

Fibers: Nylon, PET, antistatic, antibacterial, pyron

Thickness: Various

Weight: Over 100 gpsm

Width: 150 cm, 140 cm

Brand Names: Evertex, Parasuede

Major Markets: Linings, coatings support, leather goods, furniture, performance fabrics, garment interlinings

Advanced Fabrics (SAAF)

P. O. Box 1065

Al-Ahsa, 31982 Saudi Arabia

Tel.: 966-3-532-4000; Fax: 966-3-532-4004

E-mail: saafmail@saafnw.com

Web: www.saafnw.com

Contact: Ian Disley

Plants: Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia

Processes: spunbond, melt blown, SSMMS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Thickness: 1-3 denier fiber

Weight: 10-85 gpsm

Width: 3200 mm

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, agricultural and industrial

* Ahlstrom Windsor Locks FiberComposites Division

Two Elm Street

Windsor Locks, CT 06096

Tel.: 860-654-8300; Fax: 860-654-8301

E-mail: fiber.composites@ahlstrom.com

Web: www.ahlstrom.com

Contact: Ellen Miles

Plants: Windsor Locks, CT; Chirnside, Scotland; Stalldalen, Sweden

Processes: Wetlaid, hydroentanglement

Fibers: Rayon, vinyon, wood, sisal, ADACA, PET and other natural and synthetic fibers

Thickness: 0.003-0.008 inches

Weight: 10-125 gpsm; Width: 180 inches

Brand Names: Dexter, Hydraspun

Major Markets: Food packaging, automotive, personal care, wet and dry wiping, wallcovering, medical, specialized industrial

See ad on page 79.

* Ahlstrom FiberCornposites Division

Scott House, 1 Mid New Cultins

West One Business Park

Edinburgh, EHI 14DH Scotland

Tel.: 44-131-458-2000

Fax: 44-131-458-2020

E-mail: fiber.composites@ahlstrom.com

Web: www.ahlstrom.com/fibercomposites

Contact: Karen Renton

Brand Names: Ahlstrom, Hydraspun by Ahlstrom, EasyLife by Ahlstrom

Major Markets: Food packaging, medical, industrial, wipes, engine filtration media, glass nonwovens ,automotives, specialty, filtration, wipes

See ad on page 79.

* Ahlstrom Brignoud

Rue Alfred Fredet

Brignoud Cedex, 38196 France

Tel.: 33-4-76-45-35-151 Fax: 33-4-76-71-27-20

E-mail: eric.arnaud@ahlstrom.com

Web: www.ahlstrom.com

Contact: Eric Arnaud

Plants: Brignoud, Isere, France

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: PES, pulp, viscose

Thickness: 75-850 microns

Weight: 13-200 gpsm; Width: 2.4 meter

Brand Names: Clennil, Lystil, Hydrotex

Major Markets: Wallcover, roofing, medical, PVC substrate, vacbag, wipes, automotive, wet wipes, catering, hygiene, apparel filtration

See ad on page 79.

Ahlstrom Tampere

Aunankaari 4

PB 266 Tampere, 33840 Finland

Tel.: 358-3-246-3111; Fax: 358-3-246-3484

Web: www.ahlstrom.com

Contact: Jouni Soipio

Plants: Tampere

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Viscose, PET, cellulose, cotton, specialty fibers, carbon

Thickness: 0.08-2.0 mm

Weight: 17-500 gpsm; Width: Up to 1500 mm

Brand Names: Tamlon, Trinitex

Major Markets: Filtration, technical, wiping

See ad on page 79.

Akinal A.S.

Org.. Sanayi Boelgesi 6, Cad. No, 4

TR-Baspinar, Gaziantep 27120 Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-337-2060; Fax: 90-342-337-1925

E-mail: muhittin@asnonwovens.com

Web: www.asnonwovens.com

Contact: Muhittin Erkent

Plants: Gazintep, Turkey

Processes: Spunlace

Fibers: Viscose, PET

Weight: 30-300 gpsm

Width: Up to 1600 mm

Brand Names: AS Nonwovens

Major Markets: Hygiene, wipes, artificial bandages

Albaad Massuot Yitzhak Ltd.

D.N. Sde Gat

Massuot Yitzhak, 79858 Israel

Tel.: 972-8-8607-222

Fax: 972-8-8501-102

E-mail: albaad@albaad.com

Web: www.albaad.com

General Manager: Harel Rotem

Plants: Massuot Yitzhalk, Israel

Processes: Chemical bonded, spunlace

Fibers: Viscose, PET, PP

Weight: 20-100 grams

Width: Up to 3.2 m

Major Markets: Wet wipes

Albis SpA

SS 142 No. 102

Roasio Curavecchia, (VC) 13060 Italy

Tel.: 39-0163-811-200; Fax: 39-0163-811-308

E-mail: info@albisnw.com

Web: www.albisnw.com

Contact: Pietro Landone

Plants: Italy, Germany

Processes: Carded, carded/melt/carded, thermal bonded

Fibers: PP, bico, copolymer

Thickness: 115-285 microns

Weight: 14-50 gpsm; Width: 50-4600 mm

Brand Names: Curatop, Curaleg, Curadis, Curaback, Curaelastic, Curarex Curagri, Curabat, Curallergy, Curamedic, Curabody, Curafilt, Curahous

Major Markets: Baby diapers, feminine hygiene, adult incontinence, medical, wipes

Aldine Technologies, Inc.

585 Industrial Road, Carlstadt, NJ 07072

Tel.: 201-935-1110; Fax: 201-935-5695

E-mail: getpg@cs.com

Contact: Peter Gould

Plants: Carlstadt, NJ

Fibers: Natural (wood pulps; abaca, cotton, flax, sisal), synthetic (PET, PP)

Thickness: 0.001-0.120 inches

Weight: 10-400 gpsm

Width: 82-186 inches

Brand Names: Aldex, Plexus, Screenwipe, Aldar

American Nonwovens Corp.

Needlepunch Division

P.O. Box 2847, Columbus, MS 39704

Tel.: 662-327-0745; Fax: 662-327-0779

E-mail: NJones@Amerinon.com

Contact: Leigh McCulloch

Plants: Columbus, MS

Processes: Needled

Fibers: PET, rayon, acrylic, nylon, PP, cotton, specialty fibers, blends and laminates

Thickness: 50-200 mm

Weight: 2-30 opsy

Width: Up to 200 inches

Major Markets: Hygienic, medical, industrial, filtration, consumer, automotive, floor covering, specialty markets

Amoco Fabrics and Fibers Company

Part of the BP Group

260 The Bluffs, Austell, GA 30168

Tel.: 770-941-4600; Fax: 770-944-4612

Web: wvw.fabricsandfibers.com

Contact: Brad Mortimer

Plants: Hazlehurst, GA; Seneca, SC

Processes: Needlepunched

Brand Names: Duon, Petromat

Major Markets: Geotextiles, furniture fabrics, agricultural fabrics, packaging, automotive, industrial applications

Aristex S.A.

8th KM, NR Edessa-Thessaloniki

Edessa, 582 00 Greece

Tel.: 30-23810-23272

Fax: 30-23810-26055

E-mail: aristex@pel.forthnet.gr

Web: www.aristex.gr

CEO: A.Archontis

Plants: Edessa Pellis, Greece

Processes: Needlepunched, carded wadding and quilted fabrics, hot melt laminating

Fibers: PES, PP, viscose, wool, cotton

Thickness: 4-100 mm

Weight: 35-1500 gpsm

Width: Wadding max 3.30 meters; needlepunched max 5.0 meters

Asahi Kasei Corp.

Nonwovens Division

Shin Diabiru Bldg. 2-6

Dojimahama, 1 chome, Kita-Ku

Osaka, 530-8205 Japan

Tel.: 81-6-347-3111; Fax: 81-6-347-3077

Web: www.asahi-kasei.co.jp/

Contact: M. Sato

Plants: Moriyama City, Shiga Prof.; Nobeoka City, Miyazaki Prof.

Processes: Spunbonded, spunlaced

Fibers: Nylon, PET, PP, cuproammonium rayon

Thickness: 0.1-0.7 mm

Weight: 10-130 gpsm; Width: 150-300 cm

Brand Names: Asahikasei spunbond, Bemliese, Coldon

* Atex Srl.

Advanced Technological Extrusions

Via C. Colombo, 2

Settala, (MI) 20090 Italy

Tel.: 39-02-95242-1

Fax: 39-02-95242-010

E-mail: info@atex-spun.com

Web: www.atex-spun.com

Contact: Max Castellani

Processes: Spunbonded, spundyed, microfibers, composites, meltblown

Fibers: PP multibeam, fine filaments

Weight: 14-180 gpsm; Width: 160-340 cm

Brand Names: Axar

Major Markets: Hygienic, filtration, upholstery, home textile, building, lamination, packaging, decoration, wipes, medical, hygiene

See ad on page 95.

* Atex Inc.

2600 West Park Drive

Gainesville, GA 30504

Tel.: 770-536-7272

Fax: 770-536-7246

E-mail: info@atex-usa.com

Contact: Jeff Brooks

Processes: composite fabrics, spunbond, melt blown

Fibers: PP Multibeam, fine filaments

Weight: 10-180 gpsm (spunbond): 10-1000 gpsm (melt blown)

Brand Names: Axar

Major Markets: hygiene, filtration, upholstery, home textiles, building, laminates, packaging, decoration

See ad on page 95.

Avgol Nonwoven Industries

8 Hachortim Street, P.O. Box 175

Holon 58101 Israel

Tel.: 972-3-550-3257; Fax: 972-3-556-2866

E-mail: sari@avgol.com

Web: www.avgol.com

Contact: Sari Goldwasser-Uri

Plants: Israel; Mocksville, NC

Processes: PP spunbond, melt blown, SMS, coating

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 14-150 gpsm

Brand Names: Avgol, Zebra

Major Markets: Diapers, hygiene, apparel furniture, mattresses, filters, agriculture, building

U.S. Agent: Cleaver Associates: 610-695-8908; Fax: 610-695-8902

Bacon Felt

395 West Water St., Taunton, MA 02767

Tel.: 508-823-0791; Fax: 508-823-2855

E-mail: sales@baconfelt.com

Web: www.baconfelt.com

Contact: William Founds

Plants: Taunton, MA

Processes: Needled nonwoven polyester and pressed wool felts

Fibers: Wool, PET

Weight: 5 opsy-32 lbs

Width: Max 60 inches

Brand Names: Paramount wool felt wheels

Major Markets: Felts

Barnhardt Manufacturing

P.O. Box 34276, 1100 Hawthorne lane

Charlotte, NC 28205

Tel.: 704-376-0380; Fax: 704-376-1892

E-mail: gmh@barnhardt.net

Web: www.barnhardt.net

Contact: George Hargrove, Jr.

Processes: Dry

Fibers: Natural and synthetic

Weight: 1-24 opsy; Width: Up to 40 inches

Brand Names: HighQ, NeedleEze, UltraBlock, UltraSorb, UltraWhite

Major Markets: Medical and feminine care products

Bauer Industries

187 King Street South, P.O. Box 430

Waterloo, Ontario N2J 4A9 Canada

Tel.: 248-577-1888; Fax: 248-577-0958

E-mail: ejb@bauer.ca

Contact: E.J. Bauer

Plants: Waterloo, Canada; Hildebrand, NC, Troy, MI

Processes: Dry, needled, resin bonded padding; airlaid, needled and garnetted synthetic fiber, thermal bonded polyester

Fibers: Waste, synthetic

Thickness: 0.25-1 inch

Weight: 10-62 opsy (30-200 gpsf)

Width: 144 inches

Brand Names: Bauerite, Bauertex, Fibertred, BauerBond, BauerFlex

Major Markets: Automotive, carpet cushion underlay

Bayteks Tekstil San. Ve Tic A.S.

2.organize sanayi

Gaziantep, 27100 Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-337-3030; Fax: 90-342-337-3035

E-mail: aykut@bayteks.com

Web: www.bayteks.com

Contact: Aykut Peltek

BBA Fiberweb

One Lakeview Place-Suite 204

Nashville, TN 37214 USA

Tel.: 615-847-7503; Fax: 615-232-0247

Web: www.bbafiberweb.com

BBA Fiberweb--Americas

70 Old Hickory Blvd.

Old Hickory, TN 37138 USA

Tel.: 615-847-7000; Fax: 615-847-7068

Web: www.bbafiberweb.com

Contact: David Price

Plants: Bethune, SC; Green Bay, WI; Gray Court, SC; Griswoldville, MA; Queretaro, Mexico; Old Hickory, TN, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil; Simpsonville, SC; Toronto, OT, Canada; Washougal, WA

Processes: airlaid, chemical bonded, caustic entanglement, thermalbond, meltblown, hydroentanglement, meltblown, sorbent composites, spunbond PP, PE, PET, bicomponent, needlepunched, spunlaced

Brand Names: Reernay, Korma, Starweb, AQF, Securon, Terram, Typar, Softex, Sofspan, Webril, Novonette, Biobarrier, Bidim, Linopor, UltraFlo

Major Markets: Construction & Ground Contact Fabrics; Consumer Care Fabrics; Filtration Fabrics; Hygiene Fabrics; Medical & Protective Fabrics; Fabric Specialties; Sorbent Materials

BBA Fiberweb-Asia Pacific

Room 1714, China Aerospace Tower

Concordia Plaza, 1 Science Museum Road

Kowloon, Hong Kong

Telephone: 852-2620-5677

Fax: 852-2620-5662

Web: www.bbafiberweb.com

Contact: Ng Hon Yan / Michael Wong

Plants: Tianjin, China; Rayong, Thailand

Processes: airlaid, spunbond PP, PE, PET, meltblown, chemical bonded, thermal bonded, sorbent composites, bicomponent, spunlaced, needlepunched, caustic entanglement

Brand Names: Reemay, Starweb, AQF, Securon, Terram, Typar, Softex, Sofspan, Webril, Novonette, Linopor, UltraFlo, Tilene, Tecnojet, Tecnofelt, Tecnofill, Tecnodens, Agryl, Novagryl, Covertan, Sivatex, Base, S-tex

Major Markets: Construction & Ground Contact Fabrics; Consumer Care Fabrics; Filtration Fabrics; Hygiene Fabrics; Medical & Protective Fabrics; Fabric Specialties; Sorbent Materials

BBA Fiberweb Europe

Via Bologna 7

1-20060 Trezzano Rosa, Italy

Tel.: 39-02-90-99-90

Web: www.bbafiberweb.com

E-mail: pmeijer@bbafiberweb.com

Contact: Pieter Meijer

Plants: Biesheim, France; Aschersleben, Germany; Berlin, Germany; Trezzano Rosa, Italy; Carbonate, Italy; Mozzate, Italy; Pontypool, U.K.; Norrkoping, Sweden

Joint ventures: Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia; Port Elizabeth, South Africa; Aschersleben Germany

Processes: Chemical bonded, caustic entanglement, thermalbond, meltblown, sorbent composites, metlblown, spunbond PP, PE, PET, bicomponent, spunlaced, needlepunched

Brand Names: Reemay, Starweb, AQF, Securon, Terram, Typar, Softex, Sofspan, Webril, Novonette, Linopor, UltraFlo, Tilene, Tecnojet, Tecnofelt, Tecnofill, Tecnodens, Agryl, Novagryl, Covertan, Sivatex, Base, S-tex

Major Markets: Construction & Ground Contact Fabrics; Consumer Care Fabrics; Filtration Fabrics; Hygiene Fabrics; Medical & Protective Fabrics; Fabric Specialties; Sorbent Materials

BBA Fiberweb--Sorbent Division

Via C.M. Maggi 13/15

Peregallo di Lesmo, 20050 Italy

Tel.: 39-039-62847-1; Fax: 39-039-62847-700

Contacts: EMEA/Asia Pacific--Arnold Gehrig: 41-1-251-4090; agehrig@bba fiberweb.com; Americas: Pamela Lewis: 404-915-4004; plewis@bbafiberweb.com

Web: www.bbafiberweb.com

Plants: Peregallo di Lesmo, Italy, Simpsonville, SC, Tianjin, China

Processes: airlaid, chemical bonded, caustic entanglement, thermalbond, meltblown, hydroentanglement, meltblown, sorbent composites, spunbond PP, PE, PET, bicomponent, needlepunched, spunlaced

Brand Names: Reemay, Korma, Starweb, AQF, Securon, Terram, Typar, Softex, Sofspan, Webril, Novonette, Biobarrier, Bidim, Linopor, UltraFlo

Major Markets: Construction & Ground Contact Fabrics; Consumer Care Fabrics; Filtration Fabrics; Hygiene Fabrics; Medical & Protective Fabrics; Fabric Specialties; Sorbent Materials

Beier Albany & Co., (Pty) Ltd.

P.O. Box 121, Durban

Pinetown, 3600 South Africa

Tel.: 27-31-710-0400; Fax: 27-31-700-1598

E-mail: ostockl@beiersa.co.za

Marketing Manager: Otto Stockl

Plants: South Africa

Processes: Needlepunched, thermal bonded

Fibers: PET, PPS, P84, glass, PP, acrylic

Thickness: 1-20 mm

Weight: 100-3600 gpsm; Width: 100-500 cm

Brand Names: Primatex, Primacel

Major Markets: Filtration, liquid and gas

BFF Nonwovens

Bath Road

Bridgwater, Somerset TA6 4NZ U.K.

Tel.: 44-1278-428-500; Fax: 44-127-429-499

E-mail: enquiries@bff-nonwovens.com

Web: www.bff-nonwovens.com

Contact: David Lamb

Plants: Bridgwater, U.K.

Processes: Chemical bonding, thermal bonding, spunlacing, dying, printing, coating

Fibers: PET, viscose, polypropylene

Weight: 14-130 grams; Width: 1-3 meters

Brand Names: Zeovate, Absorvate

Major Markets: wipes, interlinings, medical, automotive

Bidim Geosynthetics S.A.

PO Box 80, 9, rue Marcel Paul

Bezons Cedex F-95873 France

Tel.: 33-1-342-35388

Fax: 33-1-342-35398

E-mail: info@bidim.com

Web: www.bidim.com

Contact: Michel Haudrechy

Processes: Mechanically bonded continuous filament nonwovens from 100% UV stabilized polypropylene

Brand Names: Bidim, Megadrain, Spacer, Rock

Major Markets: Road and railway construction, hydraulic structures and tunnels, reinforced earthworks, drainage systems, landfills

Bondex

Two Maxwell Drive, Trenton, SC 29847

Tel.: 803-663-1922; Fax: 803-663-9626

E-mail: info@bondexinc.com

General Manager: P. Gene Williams

Processes: Thermal bonding

Fibers: PET, aramid, PP, P84, PPS, etc.

Thickness: 0.40-1.5 mm

Weight: 15-120 gpsm

Width: 85 inches max.

Major Markets: Copier webs, filtration, electrical insulation, pipe wraps

Borkent BV

De Werf 16, P.O. Box 599

AN Heerenveen, NL-8440

The Netherlands

Tel.: 31-513-622-741; Fax: 31-513-627-306

E-mail: borkent@borkent.com

Web: www.borkent.com

Contact: Bram Van Schagen

Plants: Borkent, BV

Processes: Fiber fill

Fibers: Polyester

Thickness: 5-1000 mm

Weight: 40-2000 gpsm

Width: 0-350 cm

Brand Names: Bork-A-Fill, Bork-A-Loft, Lux-a-Fill

Major Markets: Bedding, furniture, confection and technical textiles

Bradford Industries

75 Rogers Street, Lowell, MA 01852

Tel.: 978-459-4100; Fax: 978-452-4798

E-mail: veiga@bradind.com

Contact: Manny Veiga

Plants: Lowell, MA

Processes: Cast coating, direct coating, impregnation

Fibers: Nylon, PET, cotton, spandex

Thickness: 2-80 mm

Weight: 1.0-50 opsy; Width: 48-100 inches

Brand Names: Bradflex, Bradsport, Lifeline, Noisebarrier, Ultraflex, XLS Barrier

Major Markets: automotive seating, sdie curtains, aribags, home furnishing, sail cloth, noise control

Buckeye Technologies, Inc.

1001 Tillman, P.O. Box 80407

Memphis, TN 38112

Tel.: 901-320-8100

Fax: 901-320-8385

E-mail: info@bkitech.com

Web: www.bkitech.com

Contact: Kris Matula

Plants: Delta, British Columbia; Gaston, NC; Steinfurt, Germany

Processes: Airlaid

Fibers: Wood and cotton cellulose, synthetic blends

Thickness: 0.3-4 mm

Weight: 45-500 gpsm

Width: 70-2700 mm

Brand Names: Vicell, Vizorb, Cottonaire, Unicore, StreamLiner, Airspun

Major Markets: Absorbent core, feminine care, adult incontinence, baby diapers, premoistened wipes, tabletop products, filtration, industrial wipes

BWF America, Inc.

7453 Empire Drive-340-355

Florence, KY 41042

Tel.: 800-733-2043; Fax: 859-282-4555

E-mail: info@bwf-america.com

Web: www.bwf-america.com

Contact: Clinton Scoble, Jr.

Plants: Florence, KY

Processes: Needled felt

Fibers: PVC, PP, PE, acrylic, PPS, PTFE, aramid

Thickness: Up to 1 inch

Weight: 8-30; Width: Up to 85 inches

Brand Names: Needlona

Major Markets: Felts, filtration, industrial

BWF Tec GmbH

Bahnhofstrasse 20, Postfach 1120

Offingen 89362 Germany

Tel.: 49-82-2471-0; Fax: 49-82-2471-2144

E-mail: BWF-Envinotec@bwf-group.de

Web: www.bwf-group.de

Contact: Tanja Marz

Plants: Germany, U.S., China

Processes: Needlepunching, felting

Fibers: All synthetic fibers

Thickness: Up to 30 mm

Width: Up to 2.2 m

Brand Names: Needlona, Pyrotex

Major Markets: Industrial, dedusting, separation of solids from liquids, product recovery

Carlee Corp.

28 Piermont Road, Rockleigh, NJ 07647

Tel.: 201-768-6800; Fax: 201-768-7614

E-mail: randyd@carlee.com

Web: www.carlee.com

VP: Randy Deitrick

Plants: Rockleigh, NJ

Processes: Garnetted and bonded poly fiberfill

Thickness: Up to 2.75 inches

Weight: 2-25 opsy

Width: Up to 100 inches

Brand Names: Z-Axis Highloft[R]

Major Markets: Apparel, home furnishings, juvenile, filtration, bedding, shoulder pads, quilts, caskets

Grupo Industrial Catensa

Poligono Industrial Uruasa--Ampurdan 5

Santa perpetua Moguda 08030 Spain

Tel.: 34-93-5749920; Fax: 34-93-5602251

E-mail: direccion@catensa.es

Web: www.catensa.es

Contact: Enrique Villagrassa

Plants: Sta. Perpetua Moguda, Barcelona

Processes: Airlaid, carded, needlepunched

Fibers: Recycled fibers, flax, PP, PET, jute

Thickness: 5-45 mm

Weight: 300-3000 gpsm; Width: 2300 mm

Brand Names: Porofib, Flex-Xel, Marix-4, Poroflex, Flockfelt, Porofib

Major Markets: Automotive, bedding, furniture, insulation

* Cerex Advanced Fabrics

610 Chemstrand Rd.

Pensacola, FL 32533

Tel.: 850-968-0100; Fax: 850-968-5229

E-mail: info@cerex.com

Web: www.cerex.com

President: Jim Bostwick

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: Nylon

Thickness: 2.6-21.5 mm

Weight: 7-136 gpsm; Width: 3 meters

Brand Names: Cerex, PBN-II, Spectralon, VIBRAtex, Orion, Suprex, Suprex-HP

Major Markets: Filtration, carpet and rug components, automotive, home furnishings, coating substrates, apparel, medical, FRP

See ad on page 84.

Charminar Nonwovens Ltd.

10-1-1200, Uni Building

A.C. Guards, Masab Tank Road

Hyderabad, 500-004 India

Tel.: 91-40-339-0345; Fax: 91-40-332-5988

E-mail: charm@charminarnonwovens.com

Web: www.charminarnonwovens.com

Contact: P.V. Rao

Processes: Needlepunching

Fibers: PP, PET, acrylic, nomex, rayon

Thickness: 0.8-8 mm

Weight: 100-800 gpsm

Width: Carpets-3 meters; filter fabrics-1.65 meters; geotextiles-4 meters

Brand Names: Charm

Major Markets: Carpet, filtration, geotextiles

Cia Fiacao e Tecidos Guaratingueta

Av. Guilherme coching nr. 85

Sao Paulo, 03021-030 Brazil

Tel.: 55-11-6097-0111

Fax: 55-11-6694-1086

E-mail: comex@guaratingueta.com.br

Web: www.guaratingueta.com.br

Contact: Comendador Gianpaolo Bonora

Plants: Guaratingueta, Brazil

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: PP, PET, acrylic

Weight: 2400 mm

Brand Names: Guaratingueta

Major Markets: Blankets, bedspreads

Clark Cutler McDermott

P.O. Box 269, 5 Fisher Street

Franklin, MA 02038

Tel.: 508-528-1200; Fax: 508-528-1406

E-mail: jmcdermott@ccmcclermottma.com

Contact: James McDermott

Plants: Franklin, MA

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: Shoddy and reprocessed synthetic

Thickness: 0.25-1 inch

Weight: 9-60 oz.; Width: Up to 120 inches

Major Markets: Acoustical molded and thermal insulators for automotives

Cleaver Associates, Inc.

950 West Valley Road, Ste. 2800

Wayne, PA 19087

Tel.: 610-977-7400; Fax: 610-977-7404

E-mail: jcleaver@cleaverinc.com

Contact: John Cleaver

Processes: Spunbond, melt blown, spunlace, composites, carded

Fibers: Rayon, PET, PP, pulp

Weight: 0.3-4 ounces, plus

Width: Up to 4.2 meters

Brand Names: Avgol, Tenotex, Kolon (SAP)

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, wipes

Colbond BV

P.O. Box 9600

Westervoortsedijk 73 Arnhem, 6800 TC

The Netherlands

Tel.: 31-26-366 2677; Fax: 31-26-366 5996

E-mail: info.nonwovens@colbond.com

Web: www.colbond.com

Contact: J.N.A. van Boldrick

Plants: Arnhem, Emmen (The Netherlands). Obernburg (Germany), Enka, NC

Processes: Spunbonded, chemical bonded, thermal bonded

Fibers: PET, PP

Weight: 20-300 gpsm; Width: Up to 5.3 m

Brand Names: Colback polyester (core) and polyamide (skin) bicomponent filament nonwoven and composites (thermal bonded), Coltron polyester filament nonwoven, needled and adhesive bonded, bicomponent spunbonded laminate, Enkamat, Enkadrain, Colbonddrain, three dimensional composites for geosynthetic applications

Major Markets: Flooring, automotive, construction industry, geosynthetics engineering

Colbond Nonwovens

P.O. Box 1057, Sand Hill Road

Enka, NC 28728

Tel.: 828-665-5000; Fax: 828-665-5005

E-mail: colbondnonwovensusa@colbond.com

Web: www.colbond-nonwovens.com

Marketing Manager: Greg Roscoe

Plants: Enka, NC

Processes: Spunbonded

Fibers: Polyester core/nylon skin

Weight: 30-250 gpsm; Width: Up to 5 m

Brand Names: Colback spunbonded bicomponent fabrics, Easy Tuft

Major Markets: Automotive carpeting, broadloom specialty carpeting, carpet tiles, industrial roofing reinforcements, filtration

Companhia Providencia

Industria e Comercio

Av. Senador Salgado Filho 1/20

Prado Velho, Cx. Postal 1550

Curitiba, Parana 80215-270 Brazil

Tel.: 55-41-332-2033; Fax: 55-41-332-7499

E-mail: kami@providencia.com.br

Web: www.providencia.com.br

Contact: Cleber dos Santos

Plants: Sao Jose dos Pinhais PR, Brazil

Processes: Spunbond, SMS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 15-150 gpsm

Width: Up to 4.2 meters

Brand Names: Kami

Major Markets: Hospital, agricultural, bedding, towels and coverlets, table mats, hygiene, baby diapers

Concert AirLaid Ltd.

1680 rue Atmec

Gatineau, Quebec J8P 7G7 Canada

Tel.: 819-669-8100; Fax: 819-669-4060

Web: www.concert.ca

Plants: Gatineau, Quebec

Processes: Latex bonded, thermal bonded and hybrid airlaid nonwovens

Fibers: Fluff pulp and bicomponent bonding fibers, SAP

Thickness: 0.8-10.0 mm

Weight: 70-850 gpsm; Width: 30-2700 mm

Major Markets: Feminine hygiene, adult incontinence, medical disposables, premoistened wipes, food packaging, filtration, industrial wipes

Concert GmbH

Am Lehmberg 10

Falkenhagen 16928 Germany

Tel.: 49-339-886-690; Fax: 49-339-866-911-1

E-mail: info@concert.de

Web: www.concert.de

Contact: Christof Bruhn

Plants: Falkenhagen, Germany

Processes: Airlaid (TBA, HBA and LBA), combinations with nonwovens, laminates

Fibers: Cellulose, bicomponent fibers, superabsorbent fibers

Thickness: 0.3-12 mm

Weight: 50-900 gpsm

Width: 1.70 m and 2.70 m

Major Markets: Core material for hygienic products, tablecloths, adult incontinence, cosmetic wipes, industrial wipes, technical applications, packaging, baby diapers

Consumer Products Enterprises (CPE, Inc.)

P.O. Box 649

541 Buffalo/West Springs Hgwy.

Union, SC 29379

Tel.: 864-427-7900

Fax: 864-429-7904

E-mail: mail@cpe-felt.com

Web: www.cpe-felt.com

Contact: Richard Carr

Plants: Union, SC

Processes: Carded, needlepunched, calendered

Fibers: Acrylic, PET, rayon, PP, blends

Thickness: 0.30-.150????

Weight: 2.5-20 ounces

Width: Up to 220 inches

Brand Names: Eazy Felt, Craft 100

Major Markets: Crafts, industrial

Crane & Co., Inc.

30 South Street, Dalton, MA 01226

Tel.: 413-684-6271

Fax: 413-499-3713

E-mail: nonwovens@crane.com

Web: www.cranenonwovens.com

Contact: Cathleen Chittenden

Plants: Dalton, MA

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Glass, PET, PP, PPS, nylon, carbon, stainless steel, fluoropolymers

Thickness: 0.001-.125 in.

Weight: 0.5-4.0 opsy (17.5-140 gpsm)

Width: 64 in. (1675 mm)

Brand Names: Craneglas, Cranemat

Major Markets: Filtration, electrical/thermal insulation, surfacing veils, printed circuit boards, battery separator materials

Delaware Valley

500 Broadway, Lawrence, MA 01841

Tel.: 978-688-6995; Fax: 978-688-5825

E-mail: pdimaggio@duc500.com

Contact: Paul DiMaggio

Plants: Lawrence, Tewksbury, MA

Processes: Dry, needled, saturated, coated

Fibers: All types

Thickness: 0.045-2.5 inches

Weight: 2-60 opsy

Width: 24-196 inches

Brand Names: Modabond

Major Markets: Automotives, marine and R.V., walk off mats

* DelStar Technologies, Inc.

601 Industrial Drive

Middletown, DE 19709

Tel.: 302-378-8888

Fax: 302-378-4482

E-mail: info@delstarinc.com

Web: www.delstarinc.com

Contact: Marjorie Wilcox

Plants: Middletown, DE, Austin, TX, Richland, PA, El Cajon, CA

Processes: Melt blown, cast apertured film, lamination, plastic extrusion (netting)

Fibers: PP, PE, PA, PBT, ECTFE

Thickness: 0.002-0.5; 0.002-0.2 inches

Weight: 0.3-8 opsy

Width: Up to 84 inches

Brand Names: Delnet, Delnet EP, Stratex, Naltex, DelPore

Major Markets: Filtration, medical textile, healthcare, apparel, packaging, industrial

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Don & Low Ltd. Nonwovens

Glamis Road

Forfar, Angus DD8 1EY Scotland

Tel.: 44-1307-452-600

Fax: 44-1307-452-610

E-mail: steve.mcgilvray@donlow.co.uk

Web: www.donlow.co.uk

Contact: Steven McGilvray

Plants: Scotland, Greece

Processes: Spunbond, lamination, topical treatments, printing

Fibers: PP and PE

Weight: 10-150 gm

Width: Up to 3.3 m

Brand Names: Daltex, Allershield, Frameshield, Groshield, Roofshield

Major Markets: Healthcare, agriculture, construction, household, workwear, specialty applications, medical

DMC--Donsung Material Core Inc.

420, Unam-Ri, Eun Heoyn-Myun

Yang Ju-Gun Kyong Gi-Do, Korea

Tel.: 82-31-862-2323

Fax: 82-31-867-4903

E-mail: ds-tex@hanmail.net

Web: www.dmcinc.co.kr

Contact: Hwang Jin-Chui

Processes: Airlaid

Thickness: 0.5-3 mm; Weight: 50-600 gsm

Brand Names: Fineco, Finecell

Major Markets: Hygiene products

Dounor

Zone Industrielle 30-32

Rue Du Vertuquet

Neuville en Ferrain, 59535 France

Tel.: 33-3-20-37-52-05

Fax: 33-3-20-94-31-11

E-mail: sales.department@dounor.com

Web: www.dounor.com

Contact: Hughes Cavrois

Plants: Neuville en Ferrain

Processes: Carded, drylaid, spunbonded, SMS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 12-130 gpsm; Width: 2.5 m

Brand Names: Dounorsoft, Hysoft, Hymelt, Induspun, Dounorlon

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, agriculture, filtration, packaging, wipes, protective clothing, furniture and bedding

Duflot Industrie

ZI B.P. 69

Gaudry Cedex, 59542 France

Tel.: 33-3-277-609-09

Fax: 33-3-278-507-88

E-mail: contact@duflot.com

Web: www.duflot.com

Contact: Jacques Fourmeux

Plants: Beauvois-en-Cis France, Gaudry, France

Processes: Needlepunching, thermal bonding, finishings

Fibers: Synthetics, glass, natural

Thickness: 1-100 mm

Weight: 50-5000 gpsm

Width: 20-3800 mm

Brand Names: Isomex, Dufelt, Silimat

Major Markets: Fire barrier, acoustical felt, thermal insulation

Bernard Dumas S.A.

P.O. Box 3, Rue de la Papeterie

Creysse/Bergerac, 24100 France

Tel.: 33-55-3-232-105

Fax: 33-55-3-233-713

E-mail: bdumas@bernard-dumas.fr

Web: www.bernard-dumas.com

Contact: Miguel Alarcon

Plants: FranceU.S. Agent: Roger Hattersley Tel.: 352-527-1374

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Glass microfiber

Brand Names: Dynaglass

Major Markets: Air and liquid glass filter media

Duni AB, Airlaid Nonwoven

Bengtsfors, SE 66625 Sweden

Tel.: 46-531-71500; Fax: 46-531-12283

E-mail: info@airlaidnonwoven.com

Web: www.airlaidnonwoven.com

Contact: Olof Lundin

Plants: Sweden

Processes: Latex and multibonded airlaid

Fibers: Wood pulp, synthetic fibers

Weight: 55-450 gsm

Width: Max. 2600 mm

Major Markets: Hygiene and sanitary products, wet wipes, industrial wipes

DuPont

Rockland Run Building

Wilmington, DE 19880

Tel.: 800-448-9835

Fax: 302-999-4135

Web: www.dupont.com

Contact: Mark Vergnano

Plants: Richmond, VA; Luxembourg, Old Hickory, TN; Shenzhen, China; Utsunomiya, Japan; Asturias, Spain; Workington, UK

Processes: Flash spun, spunlaced, spun-bonded, needlepunched/thermal bonded

Fibers: PET, PE, PR wood pulp

Brand Names: Tyvek, Sontara, Typar, Cambrelle, Xavan

Major Markets: Construction, medical, protective apparel, cleanroom, absorbents, packaging, graphics, carpeting, envelopes, home furnishings, footwear

DuPont Cipatex S.A.

Estrada Mun. Octavio Pilon, KM 2,3

Cerquilho, Sao Paulo 18520-000 Brazil

Tel.: 55-15-3384-8400

Fax: 55-15-3384-8400

E-mail: ingrid.wahle@bra.dupont.com

Contact: Ingrid Wahle

Plants: Cerquilho, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Processes: Needlepunched and spunlaced

Fibers: PES, VISC, PP

Thickness: 0.3-4. mm

Weight: 40-450 gpsm

Width: 415 mm max.

Brand Names: Sontara

Major Markets: PU and PVC substrate, footwear and shoe industry, wipes

DuPont-Dayuan Non-wovens Fabric

No. 6 Long Yaun Road

Shilong Industrial Zone

Mentougou, Belling 102300 China

Tel.: 86-10-698-035-94

Fax: 86-10-698 027-74

E-mail: ddn@ht.rol.cn.net

Contact: Belling Wei

Plants: Beijing, China

Processes: Spunlaced

Fibers: Rayon and PET

Thickness: 0.3-1.5 mm

Weight: 30-100 gpsm; Width: 2.5

Brand Names: Sontara Technologies

Major Markets: Medical sponges, household and industrial wipes, disposable apparel

Eagle Nonwovens

10301 Lake Bluff Drive

St. Louis, MO 63123

Tel.: 314-845-2600; Fax: 314-416-8700

E-mail: sales@eaglenonwovens.com

Web: www.eaglenonwovens.com

Contact: Michael Brennan

Plants: St. Louis, MO

Processes: Needlepunched, calendered, heat setting, singing, glazing

Fibers: PET, PP, Rayon, Nylon, Aramid

Thickness: 0.035-0.375 inches

Weight: 3-50 ospy; Width: 3-200 inches

Major Markets: Aerospace, automotives, healthcare, home furnishings, filtration. cure in place pipe

Ecotextil

Hornatky I, Neratovice 277 11

Czech Republic

Tel.: 420-315687-602

Fax: 420-315-682-351

E-mail: ecotextil@mnet.cz

Web: www.ecotextil.cz

Contact: Pavel Hubarty

Plants: Hornatky

Processes: Melt blown, composites, SM, SMS, ultrasonic bonded, thermal bonded

Weight: 10-500 gpsm

Width: 100 cm

Brand Names: Ecostar, Ecobond, Saxima, Microvac

Major Markets: Oil sorbents, air filters, face masks, respirators, thermal insultaions, bonding webs

Elk Performance Nonwoven Fabrics

202 Cedar Road

Ennis, TX 75119

Tel.: 972-875-9611; Fax: 972-872-2393

E-mail: susan.bailey@elkcorp.com

Web: www.elkcorp.com

Account Specialist I: Susan Bailey

Plants: Ennis, TX

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: PET, PP, rayon, fiberglass, cellulose and other specialty fibers

Thickness: 0.009-0.2 inches

Weight: 25-800 gpsm

Width: Up to 4 meters

Brand Names: Versa Nonwoven Fabric Solutions, Ultra-Mat, Versashield

Major Markets: Roofing, filtration, composites, building materials, carpet, FRP and landscape fabrics

Eruslu Nonwovens Group

2, Organize Sanayi Bolgesi

Celal Dogan Bulvari

Baspinar, Gaziantep Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-337-96-30

Fax: 90-342-337-92-68

E-mail: sales@eruslutekstil.com

Web: www.eruslutekstil.com

Contact: Nese Kayhan

Plants: Gaziantep, Turkey

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 10-150 gpsm

Width: 3200 mm (trimmed)

Brand Names: Eng

Major Markets: Medical, hygiene, bedding, furniture, agriculture

eswegee Vliesstoff GmbH

Postfach 1529

Hof, 95014 Germany

Tel.: 49-9281-490

Fax: 49-9281-491-50

E-mail: tec.nonwovens@eswegee.com

Web: www.textilgruppehof.com

Contact: Detlev Kappel

Plants: Hof, Mittweida, Germany, Lincolnton, NC

Processes: Drylaid staple fiber nonwovens

Fibers: PET, PA, CV, PR PAC, others

Weight: 20-500 fpsm

Width: Up to 600 cm

Brand Names: Zetabond, Zetafelt, Zetatherm, Zetafil, Variopoint, Zetastitch

Major Markets: Garment, automotive, coating and filtration

Excel Nonwovens

82 Boronia Street

North Albury, NSW 2640 Australia

Tel.: 61-2-6025-8671

Fax: 61-2-6025-0129

E-mail: rmckenna@excelnonwovens.com.au

Web: www.excelnonwovens.com.au

Contact: Rod McKenna

Exten SA

Industrie Zona 3

Via Laveggio 1

Mendrisio, 6850 Switzerland

Tel.: 41-91-640-00-50

Fax: 41-91-640-00-55

E-mail: info@exten.ch

Web: www.exten.ch

Contact: Fabrizio D'Amico

Processes: Cast coextrusion of films, extrusion lamination films to nonwovens and other substrates, hotmelt-lamination of films to nonwovens and other substrates

Fibers: Polyolefins, Copolyesters, Polyurethanes

Thickness: 12-100 my

Weight: 10-95 gpsm

Width: Up to 2500 mm

Brand Names: Exten

Major Markets: Disposable personal care and hospital products, limited-life garments and industrial apparel/workwear, catering products

Fa-Ma Jersey SpA

Via Settola, 22, P.O. Box 644

Spedalino Asnelli, Pistoia 51100 Italy

Tel.: 39-0573-44541

Fax: 39-0573-534440

E-mail: info@famajersey.com

Web: www.famajersey.com

Contact: Marco Maranghi

Processes: Needlepunched, spunlaced, thermal bonded

Fibers: Cotton, rayon, nylon, PET, PR wood pulp, microfibers in polyester and polyamide

Weight: Spunlaced: 30-150 gpsm;

Needlepunched: 100-500 gpsm

Width: Spunlaced: 1800-2400 mm;

Needlepunched: 1800-2600 mm

Brand Names: Maspun, Devlon, Biocotton, Protex

Major Markets: Wet wipes, medical, high tech wipes, cleaning cloths, hygiene coverstock, disposable apparel

Far Eastern Textile Ltd.

33 Fl, 207, Tun Hwa South Road

Section 2 Taipei, 106 Taiwan ROC

Tel.: 886-2-273-788-25

Fax: 886-2-273-582-70

E-mail: arthurlee@fibnotes.feg.com.tw

Contact: Arthur Lee

Plants: Hsinchu, Taiwan

Processes: Meltblown, spunlaced, airlaid, wetlaid

Fibers: PET, PP

Brand Names: Eastlon

The Felters Group

5965 Highway 221, P.O. Drawer 228

Roebuck, SC 29376

Tel.: 864-576-7900; Fax: 864-574-1366

E-mail: joem@felters.com

Web: www.felters.com

Contact: Joe Moon

Plants: Roebuck, SC; Gaffney, SC

Processes: Needlepunched, die cutting, sewing, engineering and design, nonwoven converting and laminating

Fibers: Wool, PET, rayon, PP, Nomex, blends of fibers

Thickness: 0.050-1.5 inches

Weight: 5-325 opsy; Width: 84 inches

Brand Names: Fiberloc, Blindloc, Firmaflex, Sleep Safe

Major Markets: Filtration, fluid transfer, air sealing, metal wiping/polishing, friction, surface and composites, PSA backed goods, tight tolerance custom engineered goods, sewn seals, construction, window treatments, funiture, crafts, fire retardant barrier fabrics

Fiber Dynamics

P.O. Box 1910

200 S. West Point Ave., #102

High Point, NC 27261

Tel.: 888-886-7148; Fax: 336-886-7509

E-mail: jheery@fiberdyninc.com

Web: www.fiberdyninc.com

Contact: James Heery

Plants: High Point, NC

Processes: Drylaid, carded, chemical and point bond

Fibers: PET, nylon, rayon, PP

Thickness: Up to 20 mm

Weight: 0.05 to 3 opsy

Width: To 114 inches

Brand Names: Kyron

Major Markets: Apparel, embroidery, filtration, automotive, casket liners, duct facings, wallcovering substrates, medical

Fiber Bond

110 Menke Road, Michigan City, IN 46360

Tel.: 219-879-4541; Fax: 219-874-7502

E-mail: jimkent@fiberbond.net

Contact: James Kent

Plants: Michigan City, IN

Processes: Dry, airlaid, needled, spray bonded

Fibers: PET, nylon, rayon, PP

Thickness: 0.18-3.5 inches

Weight: 1.8-60 opsy; Width: Up to 92 in.

Brand Names: Fiberbond, Ulok, dustlok, Spor-Ax

Major Markets: Air filtration, automotive padding, industrial materials

Fiberduk

Bornholmsgatan, Box 1513

Ystad, 271 00 Sweden

Tel.: 46-411-822-800

Fax: 46-411-822-991

E-mail: fiberduk@fiberduk.com

Web: www.fiberduk.com

Contact: Bo Alvesson

Processes: Dry and spunlace

Fibers: Viscose, PET

Weight: 15-150 gpsm; Width: 150-320 cm

Major Markets: Automotive, medical, technical

FiberMark Lahnstein

Auf Bruhl 15-27

Lahnstein 56112 Germany

Tel.: 49-2621-1770

Fax: 49-2621-177-609

E-mail: lahnpaper@fibermark.de

Web: www.fibermark-lahnstein.de

General Manager: Detlef Stoltefaut

Plants: Lahnstein

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Wood pulp, PET, viscose

Brand Names: Cuturon, Propatiente, Varitess

Major Markets: Coatings, wall coverings

FiberMark DSI

One Canal Street

West Springfield, MA 01075

Tel.: 413-736-4554; Fax: 413-736-6630

Web: www.fibermark.com

Contact: Diane Goodwin

Plants: Brownville, NY; Lowville, NY; Johnston, RI; Reading, PA

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Cellulose, nylon

Thickness: 0.004-0.05 inches

Weight: 50-400 per 3000 sq. ft; 2.8 opsy min.

Width: 60 inches max.

Brand Names: Skivertex, Kivar, Hyflex, Pajco, Lexide

Major Markets: Decorative covering materials

Fibertex A/S

2, Svendborgvej

Aalborg, DK-9220 Denmark

Tel.: 45-96-353-535; Fax: 45-98-158-555

E-mail: fibertex@fibertex.com

Web: www.fibertex.com

Contact: Knud Waede Hansen

Plants: Aalborg, Denmark, Malaysia

Processes: Dry, needled, thermal bonded (optional) SMMS

Fibers: PR HDPE, PA, PAC, PET

Thickness: 0.4-8.5 mm

Weight: 10-1200 gpsm

Width: Up to 550 cm

Brand Names: Fibertex, Matchback, comfortback, Superflor, Two-in-One, Formtex, Flexback, Woodback, fiber-force, fibergreen, Q-Match, Fibretex, Making the Perfect Match

Major Markets: Carpet backing, geotextiles, furniture, mattresses, automotives, hygiene, protective clothing, filtration

Filter Materials

1401 Ware Street, P.O. Box 329

Waupaca, WI 54981

Tel.: 715-258-5525; Fax: 715-258-8488

E-mail: sales@filtermaterials.com

Web: www.filtermaterials.com

Contact: Lee Platta

Plants: Waupaca, WI

Processes: Wetlaid absorbent specialties

Fibers: Natural and synthetic

Thickness: 0.065-0.4 inches

Width: Up to 54 inches

Major Markets: Filtration, absorbent carriers (such as air fresheners), spill clean up, technical composites

Filter Specialists, Inc.

100 Anchor Road, Michigan City, IN 46360

Tel.: 864-585-0243; Fax: 864-585-2636

Web: www.fsifilters.com

Contact: Carl Carlson

Plants: Michigan City, IN

Processes: Carded, needled, melt blown

Fibers: PET, PP

Thickness: Up to 1/8 inch

Weight: 4-20 opsy

Width: 80 inches

Major Markets: Liquid and air filtration

Filzfabrik Fulda GmhH & Co.

Frankfurter Strage 62

Fulda, D-36035 Germany

Tel.: 49-6-61-1-01-1-227

Fax: 49-6-61-1-01-224

E-mail: reinhold.sinsel@fff.fulda.de

Web: www.fff-fulda.de

Contact: Reinhold Sinsel

Plants: Fulda

Processes: Drylaid, carded

Fibers: PET, polyamid, PP, viscose, synthetic fibers

Thickness: Various

Weight: 25-6000 gpsm; Width: Various

Brand Names: Fifulon, Tamifelt

Major Markets: Filtration, automotive, floorcovering, technical applications, interlinings

First Quality Nonwovens, Inc.

80 Cuttermill Road, Suite 500

Great Neck, NY 11021

Tel.: 877-934-2377; Fax: 516-498-2447

E-mail: sales@fqnonwovens.com

Web: www.fqnonwovens.com

Plants: Hazleton, PA

Processes: Spunbond, SMS, melt blown

Major Markets: Hygiene, industrial, medical, filtration

Fitesa SAFitesa Fibras e Filamentos

Rua Paul Zivi, 80 Distrito Industrial

Gravatai, Rio Grande do Sul 94045-430

Brazil

Tel.: 55-51-489-7000; Fax: 55-51-489-7099

E-mail: fitesa@fitesa.com.br

Web: www.fitesa.com

Commercial Manager: Herminio Freitas

Plants: Gravatai; Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Horizonte-Ceara, Brazil; Villa Mercedes-San Luis, Argentina

Processes: Spunbonded, thermal bonded, melt blown, SMS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 10-150 gpsm

Width: up to 4.2 meters

Brand Names: Novotex, Novotex Soft, Novotex Bloc, Novotex Filter, Novotex Wraps, Novotex Stamp, Novotex Mantar, Novotex ZT, Novotex Stretch

Major Markets: Hygienic, medical, furniture and bedding, wipes, agricultural, packaging, household, laminates

Formed Fiber Technologies Inc.

125 Allied Road, Washington Street

Auburn, ME 04211

Tel.: 207-784-1118; Fax: 207-784-1123

E-mail: sales@formedfiber.com

Web: www.formedfiber.com

Contact: Marc Lachance

Plants: Auburn, ME

Processes: Carding, needling, thermal forming

Fibers: PP, PET

Thickness: Up to half inch

Weight: 4-60 opsy; Width: 130 inches

Brand Names: Con-Form, Mat-form, Line-Lite, Tara-Lock

Major Markets: Automotive, marine. commercial wall covering

Foss Manufacturing Co.

380 Lafayette Road, P.O. Box 5000

Hampton, NH 03843

Tel.: 603-929-6000; Fax: 603-929-6010

E-mail: abobst@fossmfg.com

Web: www.fossmfg.com

Contact: Al Bobst

Plants: Hampton, NH; Pulversheim, France; Sydney, Australia

Processes: Needled and post treatments, composites, extruded films

Fibers: Synthetics

Thickness: 0.04 inches and up

Weight: 2.5 opsy and up

Width: 220 inches max.

Brand Names: Geomat, Fossfibre, Fossfelt, Stratos, Whispertex, Rainbow Felt, Fossform, Fossflex, Wonderflex, Fosshield, Ozite

Major Markets: Automotive, crafts, footwear, wall coverings, marine, industrial, medical/safety, specialty fibers, antimicrobial fibers and fabrics

Freudenberg Espana, S.A. (Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

Telas sin teger, Sociedad en Comandita

Apartado Correos 26

Parets del Valles, 08150 Spain

Tel.: 34-93-565-62-00

Fax: 34-93-573-12-03

E-mail: vestas@freudenberg.es

Web: www.freudenberg.es/telas

Contact: Tomas Garcia

Plants: Paret, Italy

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: Viscose, PES, PA

Thickness: Up to 5 mm

Weight: From 20-250 gpsm

Width: Up to 210 cm

Brand Names: Vilene, Viledon, Vildona, Vilmed

Major Markets: Interlinings, filters, shoe components, industrial applications

Freudenberg Far Eastern Spunweb

(Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

38, Lun Din

Shi Hai Village, Tayuan, Taiwan ROC

Tel.: 886-3-384-1188

Fax: 886-3-386-7127

E-mail: tufts@ffs.com.tw

Web: www.freudenberg.com

Contact: Gow Ming Lin

Plants: Tayuan, Taiwan

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: PES, PP

Weight: 17-530 gpsm; Width: Up to 520 cm

Brand Names: Lutradur, Lutrasil, Vildona

Major Markets: Automotive carpet, agriculture, commercial carpet, geotextiles, roofing membranes, shoe components, filtration

Freudenberg Nao-Tecidos (Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

Av. Pres. Humb. A.C. Branco 2735

Jacarei, Sao Paulo 12321-150 Brazil

Tel.: 55-12-3954-7500

Fax: 55-12-3953-5723

E-mail: enrique.schwarck@fvbr.com.br

Web: www.nonwovens-group.com

Business Director: Enrique Schwarck

Plants: Jacarei, Brazil

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PET< PA< CP< PP< Viscose and others

Weight: 17-800 gpsm; Width: 260 cm

Brand Names: Micronair, Vilene, Vildona, Viledon, Vilmed

Major Markets: Apparel, medical, carpet backings, shoe components, liquid filtration, gas filtration, technical applications

Freudenberg Nonwovens (PTY) Ltd.

(Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

P.O. Box 3903

Cape Town, 8000 South Africa

Tel.: 27-21-933-3501; Fax: 27-21-932-6515

E-mail: info@freudenberg.co.za

Contact: Charles Scheltema

Plants: Cape Town, South Africa

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PES, CV, Nylon

Weight: 20-200 gpsm

Width: 90-180 cm

Brand Names: Vilene, Viledon, Vildona, Vilmed

Major Markets: Interlinings, filter, technical nonwovens

Freudenberg Nonwovens L.P. (Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

Ellistones Lane, Greetland

Halifax, West Yorkshire HX4 8NJ U.K.

Tel.: 44-1-422-313-000

Fax: 44-1-422-313-214

E-mail: lawsone@freudenberg.co.uk

Web: www.nonwovens-group.com

Contact: Emma Lawson

Plants: Greetland, Halifax

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PES, PA, PET

Weight: 25-450 gpsm; Width: 90-330 cm

Brand Names: Viledon, Vilene,

Major Markets: Interlinings, filter, hygiene

Freudenberg Nonwovens North

America (Member of Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

3440 Industrial Drive, Durham, NC 27704

Tel.: 919-620-3900; Fax: 919-620-3909

E-mail: walter.schwarz@fvna.com

Web: www.nonwovens-group.com

Contact: Walter Schwarz

Plants: Lowell, MA; Hopkinsville, KY; Durham, NC

Processes: Drylaid and spunbonded

Brand Names: Pellon, Vilene, Viledon, MicronAir, Lutradur

Major Markets: Apparel, air filtration, respiratory protection, cabin air filters, floppy disk liners, battery separators, liquid filtration, automotive, construction, wipes, carpet backing, roofing substrates, reinforcements for textile and technical applications

Freudenberg Politex Srl

Str. Prov. Novedratese, 17/A

Novedrate, (CO) 1-22060 Italy

Tel.: 39-031-793-111; Fax: 39-031-793-202

E-mail: mk@politex.it

Web: www.freudenbergpolitex.com

Contact: F. Sancassani

Plants: Novedrate, Italy; Pisticci, Italy; Lodz, Poland; Macon, GA, U.S..; Colmar, France

Processes: drylaid carded and/or needled and/or chemically bonded, spun, thermally and/or chemically bonded

Fibers: PET staple fibers

Brand Names: Texbond, Terbond, Polifill, Ecozero, Selfix

Major Markets: Roofing, wadding, geotextile, insulation, filtration, waterproofing, sound absorption, underslating, padding for furniture, wadding for clothing

Freudenberg SA (Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

Telas Sin Tejer

Calle 94, No. 193, 1651 Villa Zagala

San Martin, Buenos Aires Argentina

Tel.: 54-11-4753-8833

Fax: 54-11-4754-2635

E-mail: jvais@ibm.net

Managing Director: Juan Carlos Borchardt

Plants: Buenos Aires

Processes: Drylaid

Brand Names: Fliselina, Vildona, Viledon, Vilene, Vilmed, Vlieseline, Pelion, Cursel, Perfita

Major Markets: Interlinings, show, hygienic, filtration, technical products

Freudenberg Texbond, LP

660 Allied Industrial Boulevard

Macon, GA 31206

Tel.: 428-781-8088; Fax: 428-788-9576

E-mail: j.umberger@freudenberg-texbond.com

Web: www.freudenberg.texbond.com

Contact: J. Umberger

Plants: Macon, GA

Processes: drylaid carded and/or needled and chemically bonded

Fibers: Staple fiber

Weight: 80-300 gpsm; Width: 3 meters

Brand Names: Texbond

Major Markets: Roofing, geotextiles

Freudenberg Vitech LP

221 Jackson Street, Lowell, MA 01852

Tel.: 978-454-0461; Fax: 978-454-5761

Contact: James Irasch

Plants: Lowell, MA

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: Polyester

Weight: 80-400 gpsm

Width: Up to 110 inches

Major Markets: Automotive interior, headliner facing, packaging tray facing, door ornament

Freudenberg & Vilene Nonwovens Co., Ltd. (Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

No. 40 Min-Fu Road, Sect. 2

Yang-Mei, Tao Yuan Taiwan ROC

Tel.: 86-512-68251586

Fax: 86-512-68251780

E-mail: N.T.Lu@fvt.com.tw

Contact: Dr. Ngoc-Tuong Lu

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PES, PA, PP

Weight: 18-60 gpsm; Width: 200 cm

Brand Names: Vilene, Viledon

Major Markets: Interlinings, filter

Freudenberg & Vilene Nonwovens Co.

(Member Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

275 Bin He Road, Suzhou, 215011 China

Tel.: 86-512-825-1803

Fax: 86-512-825-1628

E-mail: Lei.Shi@fvcsz.com

Contact: Lei Shi

Plants: Suzhou, China

Processes: Drylaid, converting

Fibers: PES, PP, PA and others

Weight: 20-500 gpsm; Width: 260 cm

Brand Names: Vilene, Viledon, Soundtex, Micronair

Major Markets: Interlinings, filtration, technical nonwovens

Freudenberg Vliesstoffe (Member

Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

Hohnerweg 2-4

Weinheim, D-69465 Germany

Tel.: 49-6201-80-3229

Fax: 49-6201-88-2056

Web: www.nonwovens-group.com

Contact: Thomas Kehl

Plants: Germany, U.K., Italy, Spain, South Africa, U.S., Argentina, Brazil, China (50% joint venture),Taiwan (50% joint venture), Korea

Processes: Drylaid, spunbond, wetlaid

Fibers: PET, PA, PR rayon and others

Weight: 10-600 gpsm; Width: 1-5.3 meters

Brand Names: Vilene, Vlieseline, Fliselina, Pellon, Viledon, micronAir, Vildona, Vilmed, Lutradur, Lutrasil

Major Markets: Interlinings for apparel and footwear, filtration media, industrial and technical nonwovens, healthcare, automotive and household carpet backings, agriculture

Fytisa

C/Juan de la Cierva 25

Barbera del Valles, E-08210 Spain

Tel.: 34-937-29-7560

Fax: 34-93-718-1295

E-mail: fytisa@fytisa.com

Contact: Francisco Sanroma Muste

Processes: Drylaid, needlepunched

Fibers: PET, viscose

Thickness: 0.1-3 mm

Weight: 25-300 gpsm

Width: Several

Brand Names: Texfel, Telunit

Major Markets: Automotives, shoe industry, confection, industrial

Gelok International

Pine Lake Industrial Park

P.O. Box 69, Dunbridge, OH 43414

Tel.: 419-352-1482; Fax: 419-352-8340

E-mail: rlavoie@gelok.com

Web: www.gelok.com

Contact: Richard LaVoie

Plants: Dunbridge, OH

Processes: Lamination

Fibers: PET, airlaid tissue, cellulose tissue

Thickness: 0.012-0.050 inches

Width: 1.5-48 inches

Brand Names: Gelok, Thinsorb

Major Markets: Wound dressings, filters, feminine hygiene pads, adult incontinence pads and diapers, packaging materials, food packaging, water blocking tape for cable applications

Georgia-Pacific Nonwovens Group

1919 S. Broadway

Green Bay, WI 54304

Tel.: 920-438-2465; Fax: 920-438-4168

E-mail: GPnonwovens@gapac.com

Web: www.gp.com/awayfromhome/products/nonwovens.html

Plants: East Green Bay & West Green Bay, WI; France; Italy

Processes: Airlaid, carded

Fibers: Cellulose, synthetic, superabsorbent

Weight: 45-250 gpsm

Width: 2 inches to more than 100 inches

Brand Names: Airtex airlaids, Dritex airlaids

Major Markets: Wet wipes, wiping, hygiene, tabletop, protective packaging, industrial products

GlobeTec Nonwovens

40 Industrial Drive, Bldg. 5, P.O. Box 486

North East, MD 21901

Tel.: 410-287-2207; Fax: 410-287-6170

E-mail: globetec@dol.net

President: Michael Hochlowski

Plants: North East, MD

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: PET, PP, rayon, cotton, aramid, specialty fibers

Weight: 1.5-40 opsy

Width: Up to 146 inches

Major Markets: Air and liquid filter media, custom manufactured needlefelts for industrial and medical applications

Gordian Nonwoven Technology Ltd.

Flat 2, 2/F., Crown Industrial Building

106 How Ming Street, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong, China

Tel.: 852-27933551; Fax: 852-27933141

E-mail: info@assonet.com.hk

Web: www.gordian.com.hk

Contact: Cecile Yu

Plants: Shenzhen, China

Processes: air through bonded, chemical bonded, needlepunched, stitch bonded, carded

Fibers: PET, viscose, acrylic

Thickness: 1-20 mm

Weight: 40-800 gpsm; Width: 92-157 inches

Brand Names: Gordian

Major Markets: Garments, filter media, geotextiles, wipes, shoes, manmade leather, bedding, household furniture

Green Bay Nonwovens

1250 Glory Road, Green Bay, WI 54304

Tel.: 920-339-9433; Fax: 920-339-9435

E-mail: tmarth@gbnonwovens.com

Web: www.gbnonwovens.com

Contact: Tom Marth

Plants: Green Bay, WI

Processes: Carded, resin bonded, spun-laced

Fibers: Rayon, PET, acrylic, PP, bicomponent

Weight: 0.7-2.8 opsm

Width: 60-80 inches (2 m) resin bonded, 128 inches (3.2 m) spunlaced

Major Markets: Industrial wipers, feminine hygiene, baby wipes, medical, filtration, automotive, home care, consumer

Gromax International Ltd.

The Hall, Willisham

Suffolk IP8 4SL U.K.

Tel.: 44-14-73-657-555

Fax: 44-14-73-657-666

E-mail: sales@gromax-int.com

Web: www.gromax.-int.com

Contact: Simon Brett

Plants: Ipswich, Suffolk, U.K.

Processes: spunbond

Width: 3.2

Brand Names: Gromax

Major Markets: agriculture, construction

Grupo Industrial JM SA de CV

Azafran # 125

Col. Granjos Mex

Mexico DF, 08400 Mexico

Tel.: 52-5-556543640; Fax: 52-5-556571955

E-mail: jmceo@grupojm.com.mx

Web: www.grupojm.com.mx

Contact: Alberto Mizrahi Levy

Plants: Mexico City

Processes: Thermal bonded, airlaid, print bonded, interlinings, medical, wipes

Fibers: Viscose, nylon, PET

Thickness: 0,2, 0.25 inches

Weight: 18-140 gpsm; Width:. 14-3100 mm

Brand Names: Notex, Nonplus, Witex, Cleaners

Major Markets: Interlinings, tearaways, wet wipes, kitchen wipes, fire retardant

GSE Lining Technology

1245 Eastland Avenue, P.O. Box 1086

Kingstree, SC 29556

Tel.: 843 382-4603; Fax: 843-382-4604

Web: www.gseworld.com

Plants: Kingstree, SC

Processes: Needlepunch (with inline calendering), net extrusion, lamination

Fibers: PP, PET, rayon, acrylic, bicomponents, binder fibers

Weight: 1.5-32

Width: Up to 240 inches

Brand Names: GSE Nonwoven Geotextiles, GSE HyperNet Geonets, GSE FabriNet Geocomposites

Gulsan Sentetik Dokuma

Organize Sanayi Bolgesi 2

Cad. No. 18

Gaziantep, 27180 Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-337-1180

Fax: 90-324-337-2582

E-mail: mkuyucu@gulsan-group.com

Web: www.gulsan-group.com

Plants: Gaziantep, Turkey

Processes: spunmelt

Fibers: PP

Weight: 10-120 gpsm; Width: 3.20 meters

Brand Names: Goldenbond

Major Markets: baby care, fem care, hygiene

Hainan Xinlong Nonwovens Industry Co., Ltd.

17F Dihao Bldg, Pearl River Plaza No.

2 North Longkun Road

Haikou, Hainan 570125 China

Tel.: 86-898-6677-7448

Fax: 86-898-6676 7378

E-mail: scb@xinlong-nonwovens.com

Web: www.xlwf.com

Contact: Guo Kaizhu

Plants: Xinlong, China

Processes: Thermal bonded, spunlaced, paste-dot coating, lamination, spunbonded, carded

Fibers: PES, PP, PA, rayon, ES Chitin, Tencel, etc.

Thickness: light

Weight: 14-120 gpsm

Width: 2.5-3.2 m

Brand Names: Xinlong G&C,V-Guard

Major Markets: Medical gauze, interlinings, wipes, cable wraps, surgical gowns, disposable towels, industry specialty

Hanes International U.K.

Green Lane Industrial Estate

Stockport, Cheshire SK4 2JR

U.K.

Tel.: 44-161-480-0181

Fax: 44-161-474-7402

Contact: Nigel Copper

Plants: Stockport, Nottingham, Coventry, Castleton

Processes: Spunbond, thermal bonded, composites

Fibers: PP, PET

Weight: 15-150 grams

Width: Up to 3.2 m

Brand Names: Superfelt, Duon, Xavan

Major Markets: Furniture and bedding, filtration, automotive, protective clothing, floorcovering

Hanzhou Advanced Nonwoven Co., Ltd.

No. 868 Moganshan Road

Hangzhou, China

Tel.: 86-571-88171792

Fax: 86-571-88171791

E-mail: jackzhang88@hotmail.com

Web: www.advanced-nonwoven.com

Contact: Ke Zhang

Plants: Hangzhou, China

Processes: Spunlaced,

Fibers: PET, viscose, nylon. PP, etc.

Thickness: 0.2-1.2 mm

Width: 3.1 meters max.

Brand Names: Double Ring

Major Markets: Synthetic leather, medical, silk fiber nonwovens, filtration, household and hygiene

Jakob Hardi AG

Koellikerstrasse 17

Oberentfelden, 5036

Switzerland

Tel.: 41-62-737-7100; Fax: 41-62-737-7198

E-mail: ernst.honegger@haerdi.com

Contact: Ernst Honegger

Plants: Oberentfelden, Switzerland

Processes: Dry carded and aerodynamic

Fibers: PET, viscose, PP, other

Thickness: 2-50 mm

Weight: 40-900 gpsm

Width: up to 3.6 meters

Brand Names: Durato, Strongfill, Superface, Stamfix, Swiss

Major Markets: Sportswear, workwear, upholstery, filtration, hygiene, cosmetics, industrial, technical specialties

Haskell & Sons, Ltd.

624 Westover Road, Stamford, CT 06902

Tel.: 203-967-2300; Fax: 203-325-4348

E-mail: jhask50038@aol.com

Contact: John Haskell

Brand Names: Representing PGI

Major Markets: Interlinings, embroidery backing

Hassan Group/Telkis A.S.

Hadimkoy Yolu, Sanbir Bulvari, 4, Bolge No:58, Buyukcekmece

Istanbul, 34900 Turkey

Tel.: 90-212-886-5500

Fax: 90-212-886-5333

E-mail: teksis@teksis.com

Web: www.teksis.com

Contact: Ahmet Sisman

Fibers: PES, PP, PA, viscose, recycled materials

Weight: 15-2000 grams

Width: Up to 7 meters

Brand Names: Class 4x4, Sirdas

HDK Industries, Inc.

100 Industrial Park Drive

Rogersville, TN 37857

Tel.: 423-272-7119; Fax: 423-272-4532

E-mail: dave@hdkind.com

Web: www.hdkind.com

President: David Lunceford

Plants: Greenville, SC; Rogersville, TN Processes: Powder bonded, composites and laminates

Fibers: PET, rayon and bicomponent

Thickness: 3-75 ml

Weight: .5-3.5 opsy

Width: Up to 130 inches

Major Markets: Home furnishings, geotextiles, filtration, medical, automotive, footwear and disposables, diskette liner, hygiene, apparel, wipes and industrial

Hendrix Batting Co.

P.O. Box 7408, High Point, NC 27264

Tel.: 336-431-1181

Fax: 336-431-5711

E-mail: hendrix@northstate.net

Contact: Lee Hendrix

Plants: High Point, NC

Processes: Garnetting, thermal bonding, needlepunch

Fibers: PET, mixed synthetics, silk, wool, cashmere

Thickness: 1/8-10 inches

Weight: 0.6-10 opsf; Width: 3-112 inches

Brand Names: Hendrel, Safeblend, Loftec, Softslick

Major Markets: Batting for furniture, outdoor furniture, bedding, filtration, automotives

Hildener Filz Produktion GmbH

Siemenstrasse 18-26

Hilden 40721 Germany

Tel.: 49-2103-750; Fax: 49-2103-75-250

E-mail: info@hildener-filz.de

Web: www.hildener-filz.de

Contact: Harry Newmann

Processes: Needlepunched, hydroentangled

Fibers: All AM Staple fibers

Thickness: Up to 15mm

Weight: Up to 3.000 g/sqm

Width: Up to 600cm

Hof Textiles, Inc.

1968 Kawai Road

Indian Creek Industrial Park

Lincolnton. NC 28093

Tel.: 704-732-3525

Fax: 704-732-4123

E-mail: info@hoftextiles.com

Web: www.eswegee.com

Contact: Michael Stark

Plants: Lincolnton, NC

Processes: Carded thermal bonded, chemical bonded, composites, stitch bonded

Fibers: PET, nylon

Weight: 0.69-2.1 opsy

Width: 48, 55, 60, 68

Brand Names: eswegee

Major Markets: Apparel, Automotive, Industrial

Hollinee

28001 W Concrete Drive

Ingleside, IL 60041

Tel.: 815-759-1234; Fax: 815-759-1212

E-mal: dreaman@hollinee.com

Web: www.hollinee.com

Contact: David Reaman

Plants: Ingleside, IL (commission converters), Windsor, NY; Ontario, CA (roll goods); Shawnee, OH; Groesbeck, TX; Vanceburg, KY; Reedsville, WV; East Killbride, Scotland; Lancaster, U.K.

Processes: Needlepunched, highloft, chemical bonded, glass fibers, distribution of industrial felts

Fibers: Wool, PET, PP, rayon, modacrylic, nylon and others

Thickness: All

Weight: All; Width: Up to 120 inches

Brand Names: Electrostat

Major Markets: Gas/air filtration, liquid filtration (micron rated media), industrial, medical, CPAP, HVAC, respirator, indoor air, vacuum, cabin air, composites, electrostatic media, decorative, automotive and custom engineered products

Hollingsworth & Vose GmbH & Co. Kg.

Berleburger Strasse 71

Hatzfeid/Eder I, D-35116; Germany

Tel.: 49-6467-801-0

Fax: 49-6467-801-200

E-mail: mail@binzer.de

Web: www.binzer.de

Contact: Juergen Binzer

Plants: Hatzfeid; Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Cellulose, synthetic, micro glass, cotton linter, PET and activated carbon

Thickness: 0.2-2 mm

Weight: 30-600 gpsm

Width: 250 cm

Brand Names: Microtex, AFM, HELP

Major Markets: Filtration (air, liquid, etc.)

Hollingsworth & Vose

112 Washington Street

East Walpole, MA 02032

Tel.: 508-668-0295; Fax: 508-668-3557

E-mail: info@hovo.com

Web: www.hollingsworth-vose.com

Marketing Manager: Joanna Guyon

Plants: East Walpole, West Croton, MA; Greenwich, Easton, NY; Floyd, VA; Hawkinsville, GA; Apizaco, Mexico; Winchcombe, UK; Kentmere, UK; Hatzferd, Germany

Processes: wetlaid, carded thermal bonded, chemical bonded, meltblown, composites, needlepunch

Fibers: microfiberglass, cellulose, rayon, PET, acrylic, PP, others

Thickness: 0.005-0.06

Weight: 0.5-0.6 ospy; Width: 36-115 inches

Brand Names: HollTek, Stitchbackers. Hovofuse, EnergyGuard, Hovosorb, Nanoweb, Technostat, Alpha Perm, PurePerm, Hovoglass, AFN

Major Markets: Air and Liquid Filtration--automotive, industrial, clean-room, drinking water, HVAC, pool and spa, respirators, vacuum; Battery Seprator--valve regulated lead acid, alkaline mangenese, nickel cadmium, nickel metal hydride; Industrial Specialties--apparel, embroidery backing, home furnishings; Engineered Composite Materials; Advanced Fiber Nonwovens

Hollingsworth & Vose Air Filtration Ltd.

Waterford Bridge

Kentmere

Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9LN U.K.

Tel.: 44-1539-825-200

Fax: 44-(0) 1539-825-201

E-mail: Julie_hurney@huaf.co.uk

Web: www.hepair.com

Contact: Julie Hurney

Plants: Kentmere, Cumbria

Processes: Carded, needlepunched

Fibers: PP, modacrylic

Weight: 23-600 gpsm

Width: 2 meters, can slit to required width

Brand Names: Technostat

Major Markets: Medical devices, face masks, cabin filters, vacuum cleaner filters, respirators, room air purifiers, industrial HVAC

HRS Textiles, Inc.

2840 Southborough Road

Darlington, SC 29532

Tel.: 803-393-0882; Fax: 803-393-9000

E-mail: robert@hrstextiles.com

Web: www.hrstextiles.com

VP Sales: Forrest Cronia

Plants: Darlington, SC Processes: Dry, needled, laminations. heat sealable coatings, spraybond

Fibers: Acrylic, rayon, PET, cotton, PP

Thickness: 0.005-2 inches

Weight: 0.75-15 opsy

Width: 125 inches maximum

Brand Names: AbsorbAII, Kleenz-oil

Major Markets: Apparel interlinings, felts, air filtration, liquid filtration, hot edible oil filtration, absorbent products

Noel P. Hunt (PTY) LTD

(Kaytech Exports)

P.O. Box 116

Pinetown, 3600 South Africa

Tel.: 27-31-701-0352; Fax: 27-31 701-7108

E-mail: ktechexp@kaymac.co.za

Web: www.kaytech.co.za

Export Manager: Rob Mcllwraith

Plants: Atlantis, Cape Province, South Africa

Processes: Continuous filament, needlepunched (with heat treatment and impregnation options), staple fiber

Fibers: PET, PP

Thickness: Variable

Weight: 70-1000 gpsm; Width: 5.3 m

Brand Names: Kaymat, Kayspun

Major Markets: Geotextiles, geocomposite drainage systems, waterproofing substrates, filtration, secondary carpet backing, coating substrates

Importex of Athens Inc.

P.O. Box 175, 6326 Lake Oconee Pkwy.

Greensboro, GA 30642

Tel.: 706-467-2106; Fax: 706-467-9264

E-mail: arm41@negia.net

Contact: Bo Grist

Plants: Athens, GA

Processes: Needlepunching

Fibers: Polypropylene

Thickness: 114 mm

Weight: 5 ounces; Width: 98 inches

Brand Names: Gray Matter

Major Markets: Air filters

Innovatec Microfibre

Technology GmbH + Co. KG

Muhlheimer Strasse 26

Troisdorf, 53840

Germany

Tel.: 49-2241-852-210

Fax: 49-2241-852-209

E-mail: zentrabe@melt-blown.com

Web: www.melt-blown.com

Contact: Jorg Fischer

Processes: Melt blown

Fibers: PP, PE and other thermoplastics

Weigh: 3-1000 gpsm; Width: Up to 1.6 m

Brand Names: Innoswiff

Major Markets: Wipers (electrically charged possible), oil absorbers, filtration, building, hygiene and medical

Inotex, Ltd.

Stefanikova 1208

Dvur Kralove NL, 544 28

Czech Republic

Tel.: 420-499-320-140; Fax: 420-499-320-149

E-mail: inotex@inotex.cz

Web: www.inotex.cz

Contact: Jan Marek

Plants: Dvur Kralove

Processes: Innovation and technology transfer, RTD--wet textile process

Major Markets: Coatings, finishing, textile auxiliary agents

J. Inverarity Pty Ltd

10 Stirling Street

Thebarton, South Australia 5031

Australia

Tel.: 61-8-8443-9601; Fax: 61-8443-9603

E-mail: sales@inverarity.com.au

Web: www.inverarity.com.au

Contact: Stephen Inverarity

Processes: needlepunching, bonding

Fibers: polyester, jute, cotton, regenerated

Ipetex S.A.

P.O. Box 68. Cartaxo, 2071-909 Portugal

Tel.: 351-243-701-100

Fax: 351-243-701-123

E-mail: geral@ipetex.com

Contact: Antonio Lavrador

Plants: Portugal

Processes: Chemical bonded, thermal bonded, needlepunched, components

Fibers: Viscose, PES, PP, acrylic

Weight: 15-1000 gpsm; Width: 2-4.20 mt

Brand Names: Termoline, Iberline, Caflex, Geonil

Major Markets: Geotextiles, automotive, interlinings, filtration, medical

ITP Sellars

808 Valley Avenue, P.O. Box 270

Atglen, PA 19310

Tel.: 610-593-5145; Fax: 610-593-7000

E-mail: esorrell@sellarswipers.com

Web: www.sellarswipers.com

Contact: Ed Sorrell

Plants: Atglen, PA

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: Rayon, PET, acrylic, PP

Thickness: 5-30 mm

Weight: 0.5 - 3.0 opsy; Width: Up to 78 inches

Brand Names: Context

Major Markets: Wipes, healthcare disposables, interlinings, transportation, filtration, home furnishings, screen print, fabric softener

Jacob Holm Industries

Rue Henri Seiller

Zone Industrielle, Soultz, 68360 France

Tel.: 33-3-8974-6500; Fax: 33-3-8974-7036

E-mail: info@jacob-holm.com

Web: www.jacob-holm.com

Contact: Jos van Hattum

Plants: Soultz, France, Mildendau, Germany, North Carolina

Processes: Spunlaced, needlepunched

Fibers: Spunlace: Synthetic fibers, PP, PET, bicomponent, rayon, viscose, splittfiber (microfiber), PAN; Needlepunch: viscose, PP, PET, PVA, special fibers, PLA, SAP

Weight: Spunlace: 30-450 gpsm;

Needlepunch: 80-800 gpsm

Width: Spunlace: 2.1, 3.4, 4 m;

Needlepunch: 2 m

Brand Names: Lidro, Rough n' Soft, Norafin

Major Markets: Spunlaced nonwovens in up to three layers as plain, apertured or embossed, dual-textured, laminated, after-treated and composite nonwovens for dry and wet wipes; hygiene (baby/cosmetic wipes, refreshing towels); household cleaning wipes; various industrial applications and filtration. Nedepunched nonwoves for automotives.

Japan Lutravil Co., Ltd.

Honmachi Takeda Building 6F

3-1-29 Kyutaro-machi

Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0056 Japan

Tel.: 81-6-6243-1560; Fax: 81-6-6243-1565

E-mail: shishikura@jlcl.co.jp

Contact: Masato Shishikura

Plants: Taiwan, ROC

Processes: Spunbonded

Fibers: Polyester

Weight: 17-280 gpsm

Width: 5.3 meters max.

Brand Names: Lutradur (polyester)

Major Markets: Tufted carpet primary and secondary backing, roofing substrate

Japan Vilene Co., Ltd.

14-5, Soto-Kanda, 2-chome

Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8614 Japan

Tel.: 81-3-3258-3334

Fax: 81-3-3258-3328

Web: www.vilene.co.jp

Contact: Noriake Sugimoto

Processes: Chemical bonded, needlepunched, thermal bonded, hydroentangled, meltspun, wetlaid

Fibers: PET, PA, PP, PES, rayon

Thickness: 0.038-50 mm

Weight: 13-1000 gpsm

Width: Up to 2000 mm

Brand Names: Vilene, Vi-Warm, Viledon, Vilotherm, Cumulass

Major Markets: Garments, automotives, electronic, medical and hospital, air filtration, civil engineering

Jentex Corp.

5012 Bristol Industrial Way

Buford, GA 30518

Tel.: 770-271-0582: Fax: 770-932-8491

E-mail: jentexintl@aol.com

President: Matt Pelham

Plants: Buford, GA

Processes: Melt blown

Fibers: Various polymers

Thickness: 0.005-0.125 inches

Weight: 5-300 gpsm; Width: 67 inches

Brand Names: Jenbond

Major Markets: Medical, filtration, wipes, adhesive webs

Jilana

Maly Beranov, Jihlava 3, 586 03

Czech Republic

Tel.: 420-66-731-3096-5

Fax: 420-567-310-068

E-mail: jilana@jilana.ji.cz

Web: www.jilana.ji.ez

Contact: Alois Kuchar

Plants: Jihlava, Czech Republic

Processes: Needlepunched, carded, thermal bonded, strutotechnology

Fibers: Viscose, PET, PP, PAN, PAD, cotton and others

Major Markets: Upholstery, clothing industry, shoes, filtration, geotextiles, carpet

Johns Manville Roofing

717 17th Street, Denver, CO 80202

Tel.: 800-978-4554

Web: www.jm.com

Plants: Spartanburg, SC; Etowah, TN; Waterville, OH, Cleborne, TX; Trnavia, slovakia; Wetheim, Germany; Bobingen, Germany; Berlin, Germany; Karlstein, Germany; Steinach, Germany

Processes: wetlaid, spunbond

Fibers: glass, polyester, spunbond

Thickness: 20-60 mil

Weight: 1 lb/100 square foot-4 lb/100 square foot

Width: 25-146 inches

Brand Names: Dura Grid, Dura Glass

Major Markets: roofing

Johns Manville

Engineered Products Division

P.O. Box 517, Toledo, OH 43566

Tel.: 800-654-3103; Fax: 303-978-2318

E-mail: specialtymats@jm.com

Web: www.jm.com

Contact: Marty Swiergosz

Plants: Waterville, OH; Etowah, TN

Processes: Wetlaid, composites

Fibers: Glass, PET

Thickness: Ranges from 6-100 ml

Width: 3-150 inches

Brand Names: Dura-Glass, Elasti-Glass, Dura-Veil, Vitron, EcoMat

Major Markets: Separators, facings, carpet/flooring backings, veils, molding substrates, roofing

Johnston Industries

300 Gen. Colin Parkway

Phenix City, AL 36867

Tel.: 334-298-9351

Contact: George Williams

Plants: Lanett, AL, DeWitt, IA

Processes: needlepunch, wetlaid, airlaid

Thickness: 0.25-0.50 inch

Weight: 1.5 to 3.25 opsf

Width: up to 84 inches

Major Markets: Furniture, bedding, packaging, environmental

Kasbar National Industries, Inc.

370 Reed Road, Suite 200

Broomall, PA 19008

Tel.: 800-797-4992

Fax: 609-409-5699

E-mail: jshapiro@kasbarnational.com

Web: www.kasbarnational.com

Contact: Jeffrey Shapiro

Plants: Columbia, TN

Processes: Needlepunching, spray bonded batting, thermal bonded batting

Fibers: PET, rayon, acrylic, wool, Nomex, Kelvar

Thickness: 1/16-4 inches

Weight: 1.5-22.5 opsy

Width: Up to 144 inches

Major Markets: Batting, felts, home furnishings, healthcare, crafts

Kem-Wove

10530 Westlake Drive

Charlotte, NC 28273

Tel.: 704-588-0080; Fax: 704-588-9239

E-mail: mail@kemwove.com

Web: www.kemwove.com

President: Steven Sklow

Plants: Charlotte, NC

Processes: Dry, bonded/needled, highloft, airlaid, carded

Fibers: All

Thickness: 1/6-6 inches

Weight: 1-50 opsy

Width: 110 inches; 68 inches; 142 inches

Major Markets: Highloft, filtration, automotive, healthcare, garment, home furnishings

Kimberly-Clark Australia Pry.

Health Care Division

52 Alfred Street

Milsons Point, NSW 2061 Australia

Tel.: 61-2-9963-8033; Fax: 61-2-9922-1225

E-mail: cjsearle@kcc.coml

Web: www.kcc.com

Contact: Colin Searle

Plants: Albury, Australia

Processes: Spunbond, melt blown, SMMS, SSMMS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 16-80 gpsm; 0.5-2.4 opsy

Width: Up to 2286 mm (90 inches)

Brand Names: Evolution

Major Markets: Hygiene, furniture and bedding, healthcare, industrial, agriculture, infant care, child care

Kimberly-Clark Corp.

Nonwoven Fabrics Business, Bldg 100/4

1400 Holcomb Bridge Road

Roswell, GA 30076

Tel.: 770-587-8104; Fax: 770-587-7241

Web: www.kcnonwovens.com

Contact: J.C. Sneyd

Plants: LaGrange, GA, Corinth, MS, Balfour, NC, Lexington, NC, Neenah, WI,

Processes: Spunbond, melt blown, SMS, hydro-entangled, film laminates, carded web, airlaid

Fibers: PP, PE, cellulose

Weight: 0.3-12.0 opsy; Width: 50-130 inches

Brand Names: Block-it, Breeze, Cyclean, Dustop, Fathom, Intrepid, Noah, Powerloft, Ulti-met, Ultrasoft, Uni-form

Major Markets: Medical, hygiene, industrial/utility, automotive, filtration, electrical, sorbents, wipes.

KNH Enterprises

27th Floor, 456 Sinyi Road, Sec. 4

Taipei, 110 Taiwan

Tel.: 886-2-2345-9909

Fax: 886-2-2345-6299

E-mail: knh@knh.com.tw

Web: www.knh.com.tw

Contact: Kirk Hwang

Plants: Taiwan; Shanghai

Processes: Airlaid, air through bonded, composites, thermal bonded, melt blown

Fibers: Bicomponent fiber, PET, PP, rayon, cellulose

Thickness: 0.1-5 mm

Weight: 10-400 gpsm; Width: 30-2100 mm

Brand Names: Cloud Soft Cover, Feather Trans-layer, Ocean Absorbent Core, Co-fiber

Major Markets: Hygiene, filtration, personal care and industrial

Knowlton Nonwovens Inc.

1900 Bleecker Street

Utica, NY 13501

Tel.: 315-738-9797; Fax: 315-793-0957

E-mail: jimw5051@aol.com

Web: www.knidirect.co.

Contact: Jim Weeden

Plants: Utica, NY

Processes: Needlepunch, mechanical and chemical finishing

Fibers: polyester, polypropylene, aramoids, nylon, rayon, acrylics, others

Thickness: 0.015-0.500 inches

Weight: 1.8-80 ounces

Width: Up to 186 inches

Brand Names: K Flow, K Cloth, K Form

Major Markets: Apparel and vinyl substrate, filtration, thermoformables, barrier fabrics, friction

Komitex JSC

ul. 2-ya Promyshlenaya, 10

Syktyvkar, Komi Republic 167983 Russia

Tel.: 82-12-28-65-10; Fax: 82-12-286-560

E-mail: market@komitex.ru

Web: www.komitex.ru

Contact: Victor Pchounetlev

Plants: Komi Republic, Russia

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PP, PES, VIS, staple fiber

Weight: 30-1000 gpsm; Width: 2-400 cm

Brand Names: Geokom, Asselur

Major Markets: Automotive, geotextiles, PVC substrates, filtration, insulation and lining, wipes, carpeting, abrasives, cable products

Konus Konex D.O.O.

Mestni trg 18

Slovenske, Konjice SL-3210 Slovenia

Tel.: 386-3-757-3100

Fax: 386-3-575-4368

E-mail: info@konuskonex.com

Web: www.konuskonex.com

Contact: Ales Grily

Plants: Konjice, Slovenia

Processes: Needlepunched, impregnation, coatings, calendering, slitting, grinding

Fibers: PES, CELL, PA, PP

Thickness: 03-5 mm

Weight: 80-1900 gpsm

Width: 150-340 cm

Brand Names: Silon, Kofil, Tipi Top

Major Markets: Filters, cleaning cloths, synthetic leather, conveyor belts, webs

Korea Vilene Co., Ltd. (Member

Freudenberg Nonwovens Group)

886-1, Yangko-ri, Osung-myun

Pyungtaek-si, Kyunggi-do Korea

Tel.: 82-31-680-4502

Fax: 82-31-681-8010

E-mail: kisub.jean@kvilene.co.kr

Contact: Ki-Sub Jeon

Plants: Pyungtaek (Korea)

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PA and others, PES, PP

Weight: 17-800 gpsm

Brand Names: Vilene, Vildona, Viledon, Soundtex, Xetex, Throtex, Xetlon

Major Markets: Automotive, filtration, hygiene, interlining, medical, shoe components, technical nonwovens, substrates

Korma SpA

Via C.M. Maggi, 13/15

Peregallo di Lesmo, MI 1-20050 Italy

Tel.: 39-039-62-847-1

Fax: 39-039-62-847-700

E-mail: gerlachhf.korma@tin.it

Managing Director: Herbert Gerlach

Processes: absorbent core technology

Brand Names: Korma

Major Markets: Hygiene and all other absorbent products

Kuraray Co.

Kuraflex Sales Department II

1-12-39 Umeda

Kita-ku, Osaka 530-8611 Japan

Tel.: 81-6-6348-2213; Fax: 81-6-6348-2239

E-mail: yasurou_araida@kuraray.co.jp

General Manager: Yasurou Aradia

Plants: Okayama-shi; Saijo-shi

Processes: Drylaid (chemical bonding, thermal bonding, spunlaced, melt blown)

Fibers: Rayon, PES, PP, PE/PET, PBT

Thickness: 0.1-0.5 mm

Weight: 15-100 gpsm (5-120 gpsm: MB)

Width: 3.2 m (2.0 m: MB)

Brand Names: Kuraflex, Microflex (MB)

Kureha, Ltd.

255 Oka. Rotti-cho

Kurita-gun, Shiga 520-3012 Japan

Tel.: 81-77-553-5660; Fax: 81-77-553-5610

E-mail: h_mukunashi@kurehatech.co.jp

Contact: Hidemichi Mukunashi

Plants: Shiga (Ritto, Kawase)

Processes: Needlepunched, resin bonded, thermal bond, spunbond

Fibers: PET, PP and others

Thickness: 0.1-30 mm

Weight: 10-2000 gpsm; Width: 4200 mm

Brand Names: Bonden, Kurelock, Dynac

Major Markets: Geotextiles, automotives, industrial, agricultural, medical, apparel

Kurt Nonwoven

2 Organize Sanayi, Bolgesi Bati 2.

CAD No. 1, Baspinar, Gaziantep Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-3374570

Fax: 90-342-3374579

E-mail: kurt@kurtnonwoven.com

Web: www.kurtnonwoven.com

Contact: Mesut Kurt

Plants: Baspinar-Gaziantep, Turkey

Processes: Doublebeam SS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Thickness: 0.12-0.72 cm

Weight: 12-150 gpsm; Width: 3.2 meters

Brand Names: Wolfbond

Major Markets: hydrophilic, hydrophobic, UV, flame retardant, antistatic, antibacterial, lamination

* KX Industries

269 S. Lambert Road

Orange, CT 06477

Tel.: 203-799-9000; Fax: 203-799-7000

E-mail: salesadv@kxindustries.com

Web: www.kxindustries.com

Contact: Patty Augusdyn

Brand Names: Matrikx, Plekx, Flekx, Protekx, Matrikx MicroBiological Barrier

Major Markets: air filtration

See ad on page 83.

Kynol Europa GmbH

Hochallee II

Hamburg, 20149 Germany

Tel.: 49-40-45-84-03

Fax: 49-40-45-96-02

E-mail: mail@kynol.de

Web: www.kynol.com

Contact: Julia Wilier

Processes: needlepunched, hydroentangled

Fibers: Kynol novoloid fibers

Weight: needlefelt: 150 gpsm (min); hydroentangled 80 gpsm (min)

Major Markets: flame barrier, heat insulation for people and indoor insulation

Fritz Landolt AG

Bahnhofstrasse 35

Nafels, 8752 Switzerland

Tel.: 41-55-618-5100

Fax: 41-55-618-5101

E-mail: info@landolt.com

Web: www.landolt.com

Contact: Daniel Zgraggen

Plants: Nafels

Fibers: PES, PP, other synthetic and natural fibers, flame resistant fibers

Weight: 40-2000 gpsm

Width: max 600 cm

Brand Names: Floorliner, Allstop, Textomus, Rugfix, Datex, Landolt-Geotextiles

Major Markets: Geotextiles, rug underlays, technical nonwovens, floor underlays, protective nonwovens

Lantor BV

P.O. Box 45

Veenendaal, 3900AA

The Netherlands

Tel.: 31-318-537-111; Fax: 31-318-537-399

E-mail: lantorbv@lantor.nl

Web: www.lantor.nl

Contact: P. Verwoerd

Plants: Veenendaal, The Netherlands, Haibach, Germany

Processes: dry laid, chemical and thermal bonding, lamination, coating, impregnation, calendering, slitting, spooling

Fibers: Natural, synthetic, semi-synthetic

Thickness: 0.1-1.0 mm

Weight: 15-500 g

Brand Names: CondenStop, Coremat, Finishmat, Soric

Major Markets: cable, composites, construction, packaging, automotive, labels systems

Lantor Inc.

P.O. Box 191, 125 Depot Street

Bellingham, MA 02019

Tel.: 508-966-1311 Fax: 508-966-1605

E-mail: sales@lantorinc.com

Web: www.lantorinc.com

Contact: Roxanne Smith

Plants: Bellingham, MA

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: PET, PO, aramid (Nomex & Teijinconex), Kevlar, P84, Ryton, acrylic blends, coatings and treatments

Thickness: 0.050-1.00 inches

Weight: 7-80 ounces

Width: Up to 100 inches

Brand Names: Defender, Surfcoat, Asphalt Eater, Panotex

Lantor U.K.

St. Helens Road

Bolton, Lancashire BL3 3PR U.K.

Tel.: 44-1204-855-000; Fax: 44-1204-617 22

E-mail: sales@lantor.co.uk

Web: www.lantor.co.uk

Contact: Richard Kiedish

Plants: Bolton

Processes: Dry, needled, chemical, thermal bonding, laminating

Fibers: PET, PP, viscose, cotton, acrylic, nylon

Thickness: 0.2-15.3 mm

Weight: 21-930 gpsm; Width: 1.0-3.3 m

Brand Names: Lantor Formflex, Lantor C-Knit, Lantor Equaliser

Major Markets: Wet and dry filtration, medical, activated carbon, automotive, personal protection, construction, clean-room packaging.

Lentex SA

ul. Powstancow 54

Lubliniec, PL 42-701 Poland

Tel.: 4B-34-3515600; Fax: 48-34-3515601

E-mail: nonwoven@lentex.com.pl

Web: www.lentex.com.pl

General Manager: Andrzeg Horzelski

Plants: Lubliniec, Poland

Fibers: PET, PP, PA, viscose (rayon)

Thickness: 0.1-40 mm

Weight: 17-2000 gpsm; Width: 2-350 cm

Major Markets: Technical, hygiene, garments, automotive, furniture filling

* N.V. Libeltex

Marialoopsteenweg 51

Meulebeke 8760 Belgium

Tel.: 32-51-42-68-00; Fax: 32-51-42-67-00

E-mail: libeltex@libeltex.com

Web: www.libeltex.com

Chairman: Luc Maes

Plants: Belgium, Sweden, France

Processes: Drylaid, air through bonded, needlepunched, carded, chemical and thermal bonded, stitchbonded, lamination, spooling, slitting

Fibers: PET, viscose, PP, wool, cotton

Thickness: 0.50-120 mm

Weight: 20-4000 gpsm

Width: Up to 6000 mm

Brand Names: Dry Web, Coatilphob, Polystar, Superpol, Libond, Skifill, Thermostar, Thermium, Isosoft, Bactefilt, Coatil, Quiet Web

See ad on page 87.

Linotec Development GmbH

Daimlerstrasse 3

Aschersleben, 06449 Germany

Tel.: 49-3473-889-0

Fax: 49-3473-889-199

E-mail: info@linotec.com

Web: www.linotec.com

Managing Director: Derek Budgell

Processes: Spunbonded, stretching

Fibers: PP, PE

Weight: 8-50 gpsm; Width: 80-5200mm

Brand Names: Corolight, Corolind, Linosoft, Linopore, Linokraft

Major Markets: hygiene, medical, industrial, protective clothing, construction, agriculture

Lohmann GmbH & Co., Kg.--Nonwovens Div.

Poststr. 29. P.O. Box 1251

Dierdorf 56264 Germany

Tel.: 49-2689-92-0; Fax: 49-2689-92-6110

E-mail: vliesstoffe@lvliesstoffe-dierdorf.de

Web: www.vliesstoffe-dierdorf.de

Contact: Michael Haddon

Plants: Dierdorf, Germany

Processes: Needled, drylaid, chemical bonded, thermal bonded

Fibers: Viscose, PP, PES

Thickness: 0.05-8 mm

Weight: 15-2.000 gpsm; Width: 3.2 m

Brand Names: Paratherm, Paraskin, Paramoll, Paraprint, Parabond, Paradur, Parafil, Paraform

Major Markers: Filtration, coating substrates, hygiene, automotive, conveyor belts

Loren Products

A Katy Company

250 Canal Street, Lawrence, MA 01840

Tel.: 978-685-0911; Fax: 978-68B-2718

E-mail: jtetler@lorenproducts.com

Contact: Joan Tetler

Plants: Lawrence, MA

Processes: Abrasive nonwoven, spraybonded fiberfill

Fibers: Nylon, PET

Thickness: 0.25-2 inches

Weight: 2-90 opsy; Width: 80 inches

Major Markets: Industrial and institutional. food service, building supply, automotive, hardware, health and beauty products

Lydall Inc.

One Colonial Road

Manchester, CT 06045

Tel.: 800-365-9325

E-mail: info@lydall.com

Web: www.lydall.com

Contact: David Freeman

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: Synthetic, inorganic, cellulose

Thickness: 0.001-0.250 inches

Width: Up to 104 inches

Brand Names: Manniweb, Manniglas, Cryotherm, Lytherm

Main SpA (Multilayer Absorbent

Innovative Nonwoven)

Z.I. Valbesento-Isola 258

Pisticci Scalo (MT), 75010 Italy

Tel.: 39-0835-461411

Fax: 39-0835-461422

E-mail: info@mainspa.com

Web: www.mainspa.com

Contact: Giuseppe Pompilio

Plants: Pisticci Scalo, Italy

Processes: Multi/thermal bonded airlaid

Fibers: Bico (PE/PP, PP/PE)

Thickness: 0.45-3 mm

Weight: 45-300 gpsm

Width: 60-2000 mm

Brand Names: Medicare, Softcare, Supersoftcare, Swap, Airnet, Foodpeck, Softpeck

Major Markets: Feminine hygiene, food pads, wiping, napkins, table cloths, medical wipes, packaging

Malik Industries

507 School House Road

Kenneth Square, PA 19348

Tel.: 610-444-6393; Fax: 610-444-6397

E-mail: mii@kennets.net

Contact: Abdul Malik

Plants: Kenneth Square, PA

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: All natural and synthetic fibers

Thickness: 20 ml-1.5 inches

Weight: 2-200 ounces; Width: 120 inches

Brand Names: Tuff-Tex

Major Markets: Filtration, automotive, geotextiles, medical pads and wipes with or without superabsorbents, interlinings, personal products, home furnishings, insulation and protective apparel

Marling Industrial Felt

Stanley Mill. Stonehouse

Gloucestershire, GLI0 3HQ U.K.

Tel.: 44-1453-824-444

Fax: 44-1538-387350

E-mail: sales@marling.co.uk

Technical Manager: Collin Ward

Plants: U.K.

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: All man-made

Thickness: 0.5-20 mm

Weight: 100-5500 gpsm

Width: 2-5.5 meters

Major Markets: Filtration media roll goods

Matador Converters Co., Ltd.

270 Louvain O/W

Montreal, Quebec H2N 1B6 Canada

Tel.: 514-389-8221; Fax: 514-389-3010

E-mail: astrauss@matador.ca

Web: www.matador.ca

President: Allan Strauss

Plants: Montreal, Quebec; Winnipeg, Manitoba

Processes: Resin and thermal bonding, carded, airlaid, needlepunched, densifying

Fibers: PET, PP, rayon, acrylic, silk, wool, cashmere

Thickness: 2 mm and up

Weight: 1.5-75 opsy; 2 sq. yards

Width: Up to 5.5 m

Brand Names: Bondilene, Dacron, Trevira, Duraflex, Earthwrap, Geomat, MaxSofz II, Powderfill

Major Markets: Apparel, upholstered furniture, home furnishings, incontinence, quilting, shoes/boots, filters, geotextiles, sports equipment

* McAirlaid's Vliesstoffe GmbH

Kirchplatz 7

Steinfurt 48565 Germany

Tel.: 49-2552-933-40

Fax: 49-2552-933-420

E-mail: mail@mcairlaids.com

Web: www.mcairlaids.com

Contact: Alexander Maksimow

Plants: Heilbad, Heiligenstadt

Processes: Airlaid

Fibers: Fluff, bico, mono, SAF

Thickness: Various

Weight: 55-650 gsm

Brand Names: SuperCore, McAirlaid's, Mr. Airlaid

Major Markets: Absorbent cores for hygiene products, food packaging applications, medical and filtration purposes

See ad on page 93.

Milyon, S.A. de C.V.

Canela 480, Mexico DF 08400 Mexico

Tel.: 5255-9151-8900

Fax: 5255-5650-5237

E-mail: hmenache@milyon.com.mx

Web: www.milyon.com.mx

Contact: Herman Menache

Plants: Mexico City, Mexico

Processes: Resin bonded, print bonded, thermal bonded, hydroentangled

Fibers: Rayon, nylon, PET, PP, cotton, acrylic

Thickness: 0.002-1 inch

Weight: 18-350 gpsm

Width: Up to 350 cm

Brand Names: Interlon, Curamex, Intersil, Milimex, Acridiel, Thermoflex, Bralon, Perfo Kleen

Major Markets: Wiping, filters, automotive, apparel, personal hygiene, industrial, home care

Mitsui Chemicals Inc.

Kasumigaseki Bldg.

2-5, Kasumigaseki, 3-chome

Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6070 Japan

Tel.: 81-3-3592-4060

Fax: 81-3-3592-4211

E-mail: keijikobayashi@mitsui-chem.co.jp

Web: www.mitsui-chem.co.jp

Processes: Spunbond, melt blown

Weight: 10-400 gpsm: Width: 2.6-5.0 m

Brand Names: Syntex, Tafnel

Major Markets: Sanitary, household, agriculture, geotextile

Mogul Nonwovens

2, Organize Sanayi Bolgesi

Baspinar, Gaziantep 27120 Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-337-1499

Fax: 90-342-337-1413

E-mail: mogul@mogulsb.com

Web: www.mogulsb.com

Contact: Serkan Gogus

Processes: Spunbond (point and flat bond), melt blown, offline SM and SMS

Fibers: PP, PET (SB); PP (MB)

Weight: 12-150 gpsm (PP spunbond); 17-150 gpsm (PET spunbond); 5-500 gpsm (meltblown)

Width: 2.5-1.6, 3.2 m (after edge trim for spunbond); 1.6 m (after edge trim for meltblown), 3.2 meter for PET spunbond

Brand Names: Agrimol, Mobella, Q-Wick, Motex, Mopet, Hi-Pro, Ultrabond, Microfil

Major Markets: Bedding, furniture, medical, agriculture, luggage and shoe lining, lamination backing, hygiene, protective clothing, filtration, wipes, packaging, oil sorbents, roofing (building), carpet backing, cable wrap, battery separator, automotive

Monadnock Nonwovens LLC

Pocono Mountains Business Park

Industrial Park Drive and Park Court

Mt. Pocono, PA 18344

Tel.: 570-839-9210; Fax: 570-839-8840

E-mail: jfield@mpm.com

Web: www.mpm.com

Contact: Rowland Griffin

Plants: Mt. Pocono, PA

Processes: meltblown, combining media, calendering

Fibers: PP, PBT

Thickness: 1 mm-1 inch

Weight: 7-500 gpsm; Width: 6-72 inches

Major Markets: filtration, bakery separators

Mytrex Industries, Inc.

75, Lin 8, Che-Lan Village

Hsin-Wu, Taoyuan County

Taiwan ROC

Tel.: 886-3-486-1317

Fax: 886-3-486-1318

E-mail: mytrex@ms15.hinet.net

Web: www.mytrex.com.tw

Contact: Bob Tseng

Processes: Melt blown, thermal embossing, ultrasonic bonding, slitting, cutting

Fibers: PP, PET

Thickness: 0.02-40.0 mm

Weight: 10-600 gpsm

Width: 60 inches

Brand Names: Micozy, Mytrex, Megair, Coolanter, Oil-cleaner, Silent, SERCell

Major Markets: Thermal insulation for apparel fillings, ASHRAE filter, mask and respirator filter, SMS and medical disposables, cabin air filter, HEPA filter, sound insulation, oil absorbents, liquid and dust collecting filter bag, disposable cartridge filter, wipes, cellular structure confinement systems

Nanhai Wonderful Nonwoven Co., Ltd.

Shigang Industrial Zone

Shatou Town, Nanhai,

Guangdong 528208 China

Tel.: 86-7578-6910199

Fax: 86-7578-6916230

E-mail: deng@chinawoven.com

Web: www.chinawoven.com

Contact: Weixiong Deng

Plants: Shatou Town, Nanhai City, Guangdong, China

Processes: PR spunbonded nonwoven

Fibers: PP Chip only

Weight: 14-260 gpsm

Width: full width 3200mm

Brand Names: Wonderful

Major Markets: We have 4 PP spunbond nonwoven lines and 12000 tons output per year, mainly for disposable products, furniture, shopping bags, packing use

National Nonwovens

P.O. Box 150, 180 Pleasant Street

Easthampton, MA 01027

Tel.: 413-527-3445; Fax: 413-527-0456

E-mail: sales@nationalnonwovens.com

Web: www.nationalnonwovens.com

Contact: A.J. Centofanti

Plants: Easthampton, MA

Processes: Needled and chemically bonded nonwovens

Fibers: All

Thickness: 0.010-1

Weight: 1.5-140 opsy

Width: Up to 130 inches

Noam Urim Enterprises Ltd.

Kibbutz Urim-D.N.

Negev 85530 Israel

Tel.: 972-8-9920525; Fax: 972-8-9920596

E-mail: avi-noam@urim.org.il

Web: www.noam-urim.com

Managing Director: Pony Baruch

Processes: Wadding--resin and/or thermal bonding, 60-600 gpsm; needlepunch, 60-2000 gpsm

Fibers: PET, PP, viscose

Brand Names: DuPont performance

insulation: Dacron

Major Markets: Cleaning cloths and wipes, geotextiles (Up to 5 meters wide), fiberfill and needlepunch for apparel, furniture and mattresses, healthcare, industrial

Nolar Industries Ltd.

602 Millway Avenue

Concord, Ontario L4K 3V3 Canada

Tel.: 905-669-5513; Fax: 905-669-6587

E-mail: traponi@nolarindustries.com

Web: www.nolarindustries.com

Contact: Anthony Raponi

Plants: Concord, Ontario

Processes: Spunbonded

Fibers: PP, PET

Weight: 0.44-3.0 ounces

Width: Various to 180 inches wide

Major Markets: Automotive, furniture and bedding, medical, filtration

Nonwovens Industries SpA

Loc. Mongrassano Scalo

Bisignano, (Cosenza) 1-87043 Italy

Tel.: 39-0984-524-105-6

Fax: 39-0984-524-329

E-mail: cartiere.marano@tiscalinet.it

Customer Service: Carla Melicchio

Plants: Mongrassano Scalo

Processes: Spunbonded

Fibers: PET, PP

Thickness: 0.1-0.5mm

Weight: 15-230 gpsm; Width: 3.2 m

Major Markets: Furniture, automotive, roofing, filtration

Nordenia Deutschland Gronau GmbH

Joebuesweg 11 Gronau 48544 Germany

Tel.: 49-2862-919-110

Fax: 49-2571-918-190

E-mail: georg.baldauf@nordenia.com

Web: www.nordenia.com

Contact: Georg Baldauf

Plants: Gronau, Germany

Processes: Composites, blown film, cast film, laminates, elastics

Brand Names: solastic, solastic nw

Major Markets: diapers, hygiene items

Novita SA

Dekoracyjna 3

Zielona Gora, 65-722 Poland

Tel.: 48-68-3256-593

Fax: 48-68-3253-046

E-mail: novita@novita.com.pl

Web: www.novita.com.pl

Contact: Radoslaw Muziol

Plants: Zielona Gora, Poland

Processes: Needlepunched, spunlaced, calendered, impregnated

Fibers: Viscose, PET, PP, polyamide

Thickness: 0.3-12 mm

Weight: 30-300 gpsm spunlaced; 60-2000 gpsm needlepunched

Width: Up to 240 cm spunlaced; up to 400 cm needlepunched

Brand Names: Novitex

Major Markets: Towels, wipes, substrates (spunlaced), geotextiles, substrates, footwear (needlepunched)

Novoflor Raumtextil GmbH

Schachermayerstr. 20

Linz, A-4021 Austria

Tel.: 43-732-6982-0; Fax: 43-732-6982-5619

E-mail: office@novoflor.at

Web: www.novoflor.at

Contact: Hansjorg Jilka

Plants: Linz, Austria

Processes: Needled

Fibers: PP, PET, polyamid, polyacryl

Thickness: 2-20 mm

Weight: 100-2000 gpsm

Width: Up to 2.5 meters

Brand Names: Novoflor, Hygrostop, Hydrofelt, Drainfelt, Novoflor top, Safecoat

Major Markets: Automotive, geosynthetics, geocomposites, floorcoverings

Nowotec srl Nonwovens Systems

Via Roma, 49 Reggio Emilia 1-42100 Italy

Tel.: 39-0522-431-167

Fax: 39-0522-442-87

E-mail: nowotec@nowotec.it

Web: www.nowotec.it

Contact: Martin Schupfer

Brand Names: Saninette, Alinette, Ultranette, Silkysorb, Covertan

Major Markets: Hygiene, industrial, filtration, construction, automotive, medical, textiles, agriculture, wipes

Nu-Tex Styles, Inc.

285 Davidson Avenue, Suite 104

Somerset, NJ 08873

Tel.: 732-748-9370; Fax: 732-748-9483

E-mail: howard@nu-tex.com

Web: www.nu-tex.com

Contact: Howard Bromwich

Plants: Benson, NC; Wellsburg, WV

Processes: Dry, wet, entangled

Fibers: Rayon, PP, PET, pulp

Weight: 0.50-4 opsy

Width: 4-148 inches

Brand Names: Zorbit I, Zorbit II, Zorbit III

Major Markets: Wiping cloths, absorbent fabrics on rolls, quilt backings

Ober S.A.

Av. Industrial Oscar Berggren

572 Distrito Industrial II

Nova Odessa, Sao Paulo 13460-000

Brazil

Tel.: 55-2119-466-9200

Fax: 55-21-19-466-2131

Web: www.ober.com.br

Contact: Ademir Antonio Gobbo

Major Markets: Automotives, filtration, footwear and show industry, cleaning wipes, pillowcases, quilting material

Oji Kinocloth Co., Ltd.

1-10=7 Shinbashi

Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0004 Japan

Tel.: 81-3-3572-1700

Fax: 81-3-3572-1711

E-mail: info@kinocloth.co.jp

Web: www.kinocloth.co.jp

Contact: Tsugio Egawa

Plants: IShizuioka-Ken

Processes: airlaid

Fibers: wood pulp, rayon, bicomponent, synthetic, chop fiber

Thickness: 0.4-40mm

Weight: 40-2000 gsm

Width: 2 m, 1.3 m

Brand Names: Palcloth, Hi-Cloth, B-Sap, TDE

Major Markets: Moist towels, wallpaper, placemats, flushable paper, surgical sheets, deodorant sheets, flooring, synthetic fibers, cosmetics puff, packing for foods, hygiene products absorption putt

Orlandi SpA

V. LE XXIV Maggio 3

Gallarate 21013 Italy

Tel.: 39-0331-759-711

Fax: 39-0331-796-897

E-mail: akena4@orlandispa.it

Comcast: Mario Saldarini

Plants: Gallarate, Bolgare, Cressa

Processes: Needled, highloft, spunlaced, airlace

Fibers: PET, PP, polyamid, viscose, cellulose pulp

Thickness: 0.5 mm-15 cm

Weight: 30-1.500 gpsm; Width: 320 cm

Brand Names: Talura, Robel, Tevar, Clax, Akena, Axxys, Alabama, Alltex, Flormop, Greeflor, Kintex

Major Markets: Medical, hygiene, apparel, home furnishings, interlinings, industrial/household wipes, synthetic leather

Orsa SpA

Via Ambrogio Colombo, 60

Gorla, Minore (VA) 1-21055 Italy

Tel.: 39-0331-609-111

Fax: 39-0331-604-646

E-mail: info@orsa.it

Web: www.orsa.it

Contact: Stefano Merlotti

Processes: Hydroentangled, needlepunched, impregnation

Fibers: PET, viscose, nylon, polypropylene, microfibre

Weight: 3-1500 gpsm

Brand Names: Jettex, Nuage, Microjet, Prima, Orlux, Orfelt

Major Markets: Microfibers, coating substrates, medical wipes, hygiene, wet wipes, automotive, shoe linings, surgical gowns, professional cleaning, industrial cleaning

ORV SpA--Ovattificio Resinatura

Valpadana

Via Regina Elena, 39

Grantorto, (Padova) 35010 Italy

Tel.: 39-049-942-1600

Fax: 39-049-942-1777

E-mail: info@peruzzoindustries.com

Web: www.peruzzoindustries.com

Contact: Ezio Bertoncello

Plants: Carmignano di Br., Grantorto, Fontaniva, Misinto

Processes: Needlepunched, thermal bonded, resin bonded, spunlaced, spunbonded, carded,

Fibers: polyester, viscose

Weight: 40-2000 gsm

Width: 30-540 cm

Brand Names: Valproof, Valtherm, Valcomfort, Valtech, Valfort, Valsystem, Vellotex

Major Markets: Filtration, soundproofing components for automotive industry, supports for synthetic leather, carriers for waterproofing membranes, geotextiles, furnishing, clothing

Overseas Nonwovens Ltd.

35 West 51st Street

New York, NY 10024

Tel.: 212-580-8108; Fax: 212-787-3711

E-mail: overseasnonwovens@aol.com

Contact: Alfred Fields

Plants: Indonesia

Processes: point bonded

Fibers: lightweight polyester

Weight: 15-120 gsm

Brand Names: Panabond

Major Markets: Automotives, furniture, quilting, filtration, dryer sheets

Oxco Incorporated

P.O. Box 33462

Charlotte, NC 28233

Tel.: 704-333-7514

Fax: 704-333 7517

E-mail: emeier@oxco.com

Web: www.oxco.com

Contact: Erich Meier

Plants: Charlotte, NC

Processes: Spunbond, needlepunch

Fibers: PET, PP, nylon

Weight: 0.45-5 oz

Width: 1 to 200 inches

Pantex Group

Via Livornese di Sopra, 82

Chiesina Uzzanese, Pistoia 51013 Italy

Tel.: 39-0572-480-41

Fax: 39-0572-480-4360

E-mail: pantex@pantex.it

Web: www.pantex.it

Contact: Claudio Giacometti

Plants: Sulmona, L'Aquila, Italy; Chiesina, Uzzanese Pistoia, Italy

Processes: Drylaid carded, thermal bonded, air through bonded, perforated film, perforated nonwoven, laminated

Fibers: Vicose, PET, PP, bicomponent fibers

Thickness: 0.1-2.5 mm

Weight: 16-100 gpsm; Width: 65-3000 mm

Brand Names: Wipex, Covertex, Acquitex, Perfotex, Drytex, Dualtex, Abstortex

Major Markets: Hygiene (sanitary napkins, diapers, panty liners, incontinence), wet and dry wipes, core structure

Pegas A.S.

Headquarters, Primeticka 86

Znojmo 669-04 Czech Republic

Tel.: 420-515-262-411

Fax: 420-515-262-511

E-mail: horse@pegasas.cz

Web: www.pegasas.cz

Contact: Milos Bogdan

Plants: Bucovice, Primetice

Processes: Composites, spunbonded, melt blown

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: Meltblown: 10-500 gpsm; spunbond: 12-150 gpsm

Width: 3.2, 1.6 m

Brand Names: Pegatex, Pegas Agro, Pegatex Micro, Pegas MB, Pegatex, Bico

Major Markets: Hygiene, agriculture, furniture, building, healthcare, filtration, sorbents

KG Pely-Tex GmbH

Willy-Pelz Strasse 2-4

Wahlstedt, 23812 Germany

Tel.: 49-4554-9934-0

Fax: 49-4554-9934-14

E-mail: info@pely-tex.de

Web: www.pely-tex.de

Contact: Willi Seiss

Processes: spunlaced cotton, binder bonded, thermal bonded

Fibers: Viscose, cotton, PP, PES

Weight: 16-100 gpsm

Width: 1000-2500 mm

Brand Names: Nonwova, Pelywa, Pelylux, Pelytex, Wattelin

Major Markets: wet wipes, top sheets, medical products, filtration

Peplos Nuove Lavorazioni Tessili SpA

Via Bettinelli 8

Castellanza, (VA) 21053 Italy

Tel.: 39-0331-50-43-11

Fax: 39-0331-50-39-68

E-mail: info@peplos.it; Web: www.peplos.it

General Manager: Ciro Massaro

Plants: Castellanza

Processes: Drylaid

Fibers: PET, viscose, polyamide

Thickness: 0.1-2 mm

Weight: 18-200 gpsm; Width: Max. 220 cm

Brand Names: Butterfly

Major Markets: Garments, filtration, medical/hygiene, abrasives, synthetic leather, home, cosmetics, embroidery

PGI Polymer Group Inc.

P.O. Box 5069

4055 Faber Place, Ste. 201

North Charleston, SC 29405

Tel.: 843-329-5151

Fax: 843-329-0415

Web: www.polymergroupinc.com

Contact: James Schaeffer

Plants: Pilar, Argentina (DNS jv); Nanhai Nanxin (jv); Hainan Island, China (jv); Call, Colombia; Balleuil, France (Nordlys); Neunkirchen, Germany; San Luis Potosi, Mexico; Cuijk, Netherlands; Tilburg, Netherlands; Istanbul, Turkey; Gothenborg, Sweden; Saudi Arabia; Japan; Brazil; U.S.--North Little Rock, AR; Rogers, AR; Gainesville, GA; Benson, NC; Mooresville, NC; Landisville, NJ; Waynesboro, VA

Processes: Advanced aperturing and imaging, airlaid, carded, apertured film, carded adhesive bond, carded thermal bond, carded air through bond, chemical bonded, composites, converting, fiber, film, fiber spinning, hot roll calendering, hydroentangled, lamination, melt blown, specialty sorbent polymers and fabrics, spunbond, SMS, SMMS, thermal bonded, ultrasonic bonded, wetlaid

Fibers: Acrylic, cellulose, bicomponent thermal, cotton, PE, PET, PP, rayon

Brand Names: APEX, Agribon, Bonclin, Bonlinn, Bonsec, Chix, Chix Plus, Chux, DuraWipe, Dry-Fit, Duralace, Durapex, Dura-Tex, Durawipe, Empact, Ensorb, Fresh Guy, Freeswell, Isolite, Kiara, Keybak, Masslinn, Matline, Miratec, MultiStrike, Quix, Quix Plus, Poly-Breathe, Poly-Safe, Reticulon, Refortel, Softlin, Soft-Touch, Stretch'N Dust, Topswell, Thermoform, Thermospost Ultra Dryloft, UltraPly, UltraLoft, Vignec, Waste-Set, Worxwell

Major Markets: Agricultural, apparel, automotive, battery separator, cable wrap, filtration, home furnishings, hygiene, house wrap, industrial, medical, packaging, sorbents, thermal barriers; baby wipes, cleanroom wipes, food service, industrial, medical, personal care and specialty end uses

Phoenix Fabrikations BV

Simon Homburgstraat 15

Cuijk 5431 NN The Netherlands

Tel.: 31-485-31-3222; Fax: 31-485-32-1948

E-mail: sales@phoenixfabrikations.com

Web: www.phoenixfabrikations.com

Contact: Wilfred de Koning

Plants: Cuijk, The Netherlands

Processes: Drylaid, airlaid, spunlaced, spun and thermal bonded

Fibers: Rayon, PR PET, wood pulp, microfibers

Weight: 20-170 gpsm

Width: 4-100 inches

Brand Names: Zorbex, Hygi-Zorb, MediZorb, Pular, M-Zorb, Micro-Zorb

Major Markets: Industrial wiping, hygienic disposables, medical disposables, consumer wipes, technical textiles

The Pillow Factory Inc. A Division of Encompass Group

955 Campus Drive, Mundelein, IL 60060

Tel.: 847-680-3388

Fax: 847-367-0620

E-mail: michael.green@encompassgroup.net

Contact: Michael Green

Plants: Mundelein, IL, Conyers, GA, Sparks, NV, Muscle Shoals, AL, Libertyville, IL

Processes: Carded, composites, ultrasonic, converting

Fibers: PET, rayon

Thickness: Varies

Weight: Varies

Width: Varies

Brand Names: Dry Bond Classic, Enhance, Mira Guard, Poly Plus, Advent

Major Markets: finished products for health care and hospitality markets

Polimeros y Derivados, S.A, de C.V.

Palo Cuarto 213

Colonia Michoacan

Leon, GTO, CP 37240 Mexico

Tel.: 52-477-710-9700

Fax: 52-477-716-7538

E-mail: morozco@polimeros.com

Web: www.polimeros.com

Contact: Mario Orozco

Plants: Leon, Mexico

Processes: Hydroentangled, needlepunched, carded, airlaid, thermal bonded, resin bonded, stitchbonded Fibers: PET, cellulose, PP, rayon, metaaramid, para-aramid, carbon

Thickness: 0.02-1.0 cm

Weight: 30-1000 gpsm; Width: 1.5-6 meters

Brand Names: Oropal, Termocel, Celfil, Oroz, Endurlite, Orotermo, Celtec, Celpac, Endurflex, Coverall, Poliref, Imperpoli, Poliklin, Lonalum, Polivek, Poligeo, Polifieltro, Polywipe

Major Markets: Shoe components, filtration, interlinings, roofing, apparel, coated fabric backings, synthetic leather, geotextiles, shoe linings, wipes, automotive

Polyfelt GmbH

Schachermayerstr. 18

Linz, 4021 Austria

Tel.: 43-732-6983-0

Fax: 43 732-6983-5353

E-mail: service@polyfelt.com

Web: www.polyfelt.com

Sales Manager: Wolfgang Aue

Plants: Austria, France, Malaysia

Processes: Spunbonded, needlepunched

Fibers: Polypropylene

Thickness: Max. 10 mm

Weight: 100-1500 gpsm

Width: Max. 6 meters

Brand Names: Polyfelt, Bidim

Major Markets: Road, hydraulic and railway construction, tunnelling, private houses (drainage), soil reinforcement, erosion control

Polyvlies Technischer Nadelfilz

Franz Beyer GmbH & Co., Kg.

Rodder Strasse 52

Horstel Bevergern 48477 Germany

Tel.: 49-5459-931-00

Fax: 49-5459-931-050

E-mail: info@polyvlies.de

Web: www.polyvlies.com

Contact: B. Luke

Plants: Horstel-Bevergern

Processes: Needlepunching, thermal bonding, different finishings

Fibers: PP, PES, PA, PE, rayon, cotton, wool, flax, kenaf, hemp, sisal

Thickness: 1-25 mm

Weight: 80-3000 gpsm; Width: Up to 6m

Brand Names: Polyvlies

Major Markets: Automotive, geotextiles, carpet backing

Powell LLC

55 Ward Hill Avenue

Haverhill, MA 01835

Tel.: 978-420-0001; Fax: 978-420-0002

E-mail: kthompson@powell-nonwovens.net

Web: www.powell-nonwovens.com

Contact: Kennie Thompson

Plants: Haverhill, MA

Processes: Dry

Fibers: Polyester, high temperature fibers

Thickness: 0.8-7.5 mm

Width: 24-84 inches

Brand Names: Dacmat, thermal shield TL

Major Markets: Electrical insulation, filtration, membrane substrates, tape backing

Precision Custom Coatings LLC

200 Maltese Drive, Totowa, NJ 07512

Tel.: 973-890-3873

Fax: 973-785-8180

E-mail: dankamat2@comcast.net

Web: www.pcc-usa.com

Contact: Dan Kamat

Plants: Totowa, NJ

Processes: Chemical bonding, thermal bonding, saturated bonding, needlepunched, hot melt adhesive coating, paste dot, powder scatter-sinter coating, laminating

Fibers: PET, nylon, rayon

Thickness: Varies

Weight: Varies

Width: Up to 135 inches, 36.9 meters

Major Markets: Warp and circular knit and nonwoven fusible interlinings, environmentally safe nonwovens for automotive, home furnishing, vinyl coating/laminating, filtration, health and skin care industries, apparel

Procotex Corp. S.A.

Z.I. du Valemprez

8, rue Theodor Kluber

Dottignies B-7711 Belgium

Tel.: 32-56-48-3838

Fax: 32-56-48-4351

E-mail: ywuyts@procotex.com

Web: www.procotex.com

Contact: Yves Wuyts

Fibers; Natural fibers (flax, kenaf, jute, hemp, etc.) mixed with PP or PES or 100% natural fibers

Weight: 400-2200 gpsm

Major Markets: Geotextiles, automotives

(Punsa, S.L.) Punzonados Sabadell, S.L.

Apartado de Correos, 339

Sabadell, Barcelona 08203 Spain

Tel.: 34-93-727-4141

Fax: 34-93-727-4628

E-mail: punsa@punsa.com

Web: www.punsa.com

Contact: Estel Aldaz

Plants: Barcelona, Spain

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: Synthetic fibers

Thickness: 0.5-15 mm

Weight: 90-2000 gpsm

Width: 5.25 m

Brand Names: Durotex

Major Markets: Geotextiles, fireproof, protection

PVD Plast Mould Industries

17, Parekh Vora Chambers

66 N. Master Road Forst

Mumbai, 400019 India

Tel.: 91-22-24082690

Fax: 91-22-24044853

E-mail: pvdplast@bom5.vsnl.net.in

Web: www.pvdplast.com

Contact: Vilina Sheth

Plants: Daman, India

Processes: Double beam spunbond, laminates

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 15-150 gsm

Width: 150-3200 mm

Brand Names: Bharatex, Agrosun, Mepex, Agrishield, Economat, Namatex

Major Markets: Agriculture, hygiene, apparel, electronics, furnishing and upholstery

China Huan Yang Nonwoven

217 Post Box, P.C. 066200

Shanhaiguan, hebei, Huayang 066200 China

Tel.: 86-335-5051070, 5022325, 5022329

Fax: 86-335-5052720

E-mail: info@nonwovens-hy.com

Web: www.nonwovens-hy.com

Rayonier, Inc.

4470 Savannah Hwy., Jesup, GA 31545

Tel.: 912-588-2600; Fax: 912-588-1370

E-mail: frank.iezzi@rayonier.com

Web: www.rayonier.com

Contact: Frank Iezzi

Plants: Jesup, GA, Fernandina, FL

Processes: Kraft, Sulfite

Fibers: Pine, softwood

Brand Names: Rayfloc, Novathin

Major Markets: Disposable products, diapers, feminine care products, incontinence pads, nonwovens, food packaging, absorbent wipes

Resintex Industriale Srl.

Galleria Buenos Aires, 16

Milano, 1-20124 Italy

Tel.: 39-0229-401-672

Fax: 39-0229-405-143

E-mail: resintex@resintex.com

Web: www.resintex.com

Contact: Moni Matalon

Processes: Chemical bonded, needlepunched, laminated nonwovens

Fibers: PET, viscose, PE, PP

Thickness: 0.6-7 nn

Weight: 60-400 gpsm

Width: Non-slitted--75-80-100-150-160 cm; slitted--10-375 cm

Brand Names: Target, Master, Royal Estro, Diamant, Magic

Major Markets: Interlingings, shoulder pads, medical, wound pad dressings, coating and flocking substrates, filters, automotives, upholstery, agriculture

Ritas Nonwoven A.S.

2 Organize Sanayi

Baspinar, Gaziantep 27100 Turkey

Tel.: 90-342-337-9344

Fax: 90-342-337-9345

E-mail: eozlu@ritas.com.tr

Web: www.ritas.com.tr

Contact: Emin Ozlu

Plants: Gaziantep, Turkey

Processes: spunbond

Thickness: 0.1-0.6 mm

Weight: 13-160 gpsm

Width: 25-2500 mm

Brand Names: Ribond, Ripolbond

Major Markets: Printed fabrics, UV stabilized fabrics, technical applications

RKW Gronau

A Subsidiary of RKW AG Rheinische

Kunststoffwereke

Duppelstr. 16, Gronau, 48599 Germany

Tel.: 49-2562-710-0

Fax: 43-2562-710-219

E-mail: frank.priessdorf@rkw-ag,.com

Web: www.rkw-gronau.de

Contact: Frank Priessdorf

Plants: Gronau

Processes: carded, spunbonded, ultrasonic bonded

Fibers: PP

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, industrial

RKW Guial

Zone Industrielle Quincieux

Quincieux, 69650 France

Tel.: 33-4-72-26-70-70

Fax: 33-4-72-26-70-60

E-mail: sales@guial.com

Web: www.guial.com

Contact: Bernard Bezier

Major Markets: hygiene

RKW AG Rheinische Kunststoffwerke

Horchheimer Str. 50

Worms 67547 Germany

Tel.: 49-6241-3001-0

Fax: 49-6241-3001-77

E-mail: info@rkw-ag.com

Web: www.rkw-ag.com

Contact: Frank Priessdorf

Processes: cast and blown film, spunbond and carded nonwovens, ultrasonic nonwovens

Fibers: PET, PP

Major Markets: hygiene, medicla and industrial

Rontex America

One Caldwell Drive

Amherst, NH 03031

Tel.: 603-883-5076; Fax: 603-880-6033

E-mail: nonwoven@juno.com

Contact: C. Haley

Plants: Amherst, NH

Processes: Needled, flat, seamless, endless tubular and structured

Fibers: All synthetic

Thickness: 0.125-1 inches (3-25 mm)

Weight: 2-300 opsy (70-10,000 gpsm)

Width: 12-150 inches (300-3800 mm)

Major Markets: OEM, automotive and automotive aftermarket, filtration, industrial roll covering

Royalin GmbH

Waldshuter Straasse 12

Laufenburg, 79725 Germany

Tel.: 49-7763-938-90

Fax: 49-7763-938-925

E-mail: info@royalin.de

Web: www.royalin.de

Contact: Norbert Eisele

Plants: Laufenburg

Processes: Wetlaid

Fibers: PET, polyamid, polyacryl, rayon, glass

Thickness: 0.15-1.5 mm

Weight: 20-300 gpsm

Width: 165-175 cm

Brand Names: Royalin

Major Markets: Battery separators, coating, filtration, construction

Rumpel Felt Co., Ltd.

60 Victoria Street, North

P.O. Box 1283

Kitchener, Ontario N2G 4G8

Canada

Tel.: 800-743-6341

Fax: 519-743-6641

E-mail: info@rumpelfelt.com

Web: www.rumpelfelt.com

Contact: Thomas Missere

Plants: Kitchener, Ontario

Processes: Needlepunching, traditional pressed felt making

Fibers: PET, PP, viscose, wool

Thickness: 1/16-1 inch

Weight: Various

Width: Various

Major Markets: Footwear, athletic, apparel, saddlery, handicraft, orthopedic, filtration, industrial, educational, theatrical and cresting, printing

Saint Gobain BTI

43 Bibber Parkway

Brunswick, ME 04011

Tel.: 207-373-7200; Fax: 207-729-7877

Web: www.sgtf.com

Contact: Jennifer Smith

Processes: Stitchbonding

Fibers: Fiberglass, carbon, aramid

Thickness: To 1/4 inch

Weight: 10-200 opsy

Width: 2-150 inches

Major Markets: Composite reinforcements

Sandler AG

P.O. Box 1144

Schwarzenbach, Saale 95120 Germany

Tel.: 49-9284-60-0

Fax: 49-9284-60-205

E-mail: info@sandler.de

Web: www.sandler.de

Managing Director: Ulrich Hornfeck

Plants: Schwarzenbach/Saale, Germany

Processes: Waddings and drylaid nonwovens, parallel carded thermal bonded, crosslapped carded thermofused, crosslapped carded needlepunched, melt blown, spunlaced, hot melt laminating and coating

Fibers: PP, PET, bico, CV, PA, PVA, specialty fibers

Thickness: 0.2-200 mm

Weight: 4-2000 gpsm

Width: Up to 3.60 m

Brand Names: Sawafill, Sawabond, Sawaflor, Sawalux, Sawaloft, Sawavlies, Sawatex, Sandler-unico, Sandler-fiberskin, Sandler-fibercomfort, Sawagrow, Sawasorb, Sawascreen, Sawacomb, Sawaform, Sawadry, Sawasoft, Sandler Sports

Major Markets: Roll goods for applications in the fields of engineering (including automotive, filtration, construction and horticulture), hygiene, home furnishings and fashion, wipes (baby, cosmetic, technical, oil)

Saudi German Co. for Nonwoven Products

P.O. Box 3319

Al-Khobar, 31952 Saudi Arabia

Tel.: 966-3-812-2111

Fax: 966-3-812-1333

E-mail: mharbi@sgn.com.sa

Web: www.sgn.com.sa

General Manager: Mohammed Al Harbi

Plants: Saudi Arabia-Eastern Province

Processes: Spunbond and SMS

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 10-150 gsm

Width: 100-3200 mm

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, agriculture, furniture and industrial

Scotia Company

358 Lincoln Street

Lewiston, ME 04240

Tel.: 207-782-3824; Fax: 207-777-5451

E-mail: prlibbey@gwi.net

Web: www.stitchbond.com

Contact: Paul Libbey

Plants: Lewiston, ME

Processes: Stitchbonding

Fibers: Cotton, rayon, PET, modacrylic, polyolefin, glass

Thickness: 0.025-.25 inches

Weight: 1-24 opsy; Width: Up to 98 inches

Major Markets: Shoe and glove linings, interlinings, filtration, coating and laminating bases, ticking, roofing, print cloth, wipes

Shalag Industries, Ltd.

Kibbutz Shamir

Upper Galilee 12135 Israel

Tel.: 972-4694-7856; Fax: 972-4694-9728

E-mail: shalag@shamir.org.il

Web: www.shalag.co.il

Comcast: George Levy

Plants: Kibbutz Shamir, Israel

Processes: Thermal bonded, carded, through air bonding

Fibers: PP, PET, cotton, rayon, bico, CoPET

Weight: 10-70 gpsm

Width: Up to 3 meters (thermal bond)

Brand Names: Shalag, SBC, SABtex, Supersoft

Major Markets: Hygiene, wipes, medical, industrial products

Shawano Specialty Papers

W7575 Poplar Road, Shawano, WI 54166

Tel.: 715-526-2181

Fax: 715-524-3144

E-mail: ssp@littlerapids.com

Web: www.littlerapids.com

Contact: Jeremy Roeher

Plants: Shawano, IL

Processes: wetlaid

Fibers: cellulose

Weight: 16-160 gsm

Width: 96, 124, 132 inches

Brand Names: Ultrabond

Major Markets: coffee filters, toilet tissue overwrap, wax paper, needlepunch base, carrier tissue, napkin

Sheng Hung Industrial Co., Ltd.

No. 116, Hou Kang Street

Shih-Lin District, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC

Tel.: 886-2-288-278-22

Fax: 886-2-288-278-29

E-mail: shi01@ms14.hinet.net

Web: www.shi.com.tw

Contact: Raymond Tsai

Plants: China, Taiwan

Fibers: Nylon, rayon, PET, PP, bicomponent

Thickness: 0.15 mm and up

Weight: 18 gpsm and up

Width: 100 cm and up

Brand Names: SHI

Major Markets: Interlinings for industrial use, artificial leather/needlepunched felt, wet process polyurethane synthetic leather with nonwoven backing, thermal bonded dot fused nonwoven interlinings, medical use, household cleaning

Shinih Enterprise Co., Ltd.

5F, No. 107, Sec 1

San-Min Road

Pan-Chiao City, Taipei Hsien

Taiwan

Tel.: 886-2-29646088

Fax: 886-2-29645898

E-mail: gabbanayang@shinih.com.tw

Web: www.shinih.com.tw

Contact: Gabbana Yang

Plants: Taiwan, China, Thailand, Vietnam, Los Angeles

Fibers: Staple from microfiber to 20 denier

Thickness: 1-200 mm

Weight: 40-2000 gpsy

Width: 36-200 inches

Brand Names: DuPont Performance Insulation (Dacron)

Major Markets: Fiberfill and needlepunch for apparel, boots and gloves, furniture pads, mattresses

Shinwa

Shikokuchuo249 Mendori

Kawanoe City, Ehime 799-0113 Japan

Tel.: 81-896-58-1100

Fax: 81-896-58-1106

E-mail: sales@shinwacorp.co.jp

Contact: Kazuhisa Inoue

Plants: Shikokuchuo City, Ehime, Toyonaka Town, Kagawa

Processes: Spunlaced, resin bonding, thermal bonding, spunbonded

Fibers: Rayon, PET, nylon, PP, PLA

Thickness: 0.1-1.5 mm

Weight: 10-150 grams

Width: 1000-3000 mm

Brand Names: Haibon, Superlace

SI Performance Technology

6025 Lee Highway, Suite 415

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Tel.: 423-892-8080

Fax: 423-553-2215

E-mail: kemp_harr@sind.com

Web: www.sind.com

Contact: Kemp Harr

Plants: Ringgold, GA

Processes: Needlepunch

Fibers: PP, PET

Thickness: Up to 400 mm

Weight: 2.0-40 opsy

Width: 204 inches maximum

Brand Names: Synfab, Earthscape, Geotex

Major Markets: Furniture and bedding, rug backings, vinyl laminates, sorbents, geotextiles, filtration, automotive interior fabrics

The Smith Family

2 Birmingham Avenue

Villawood, NSW 2163 Australia

Tel.: 61-2-9754-6315

Fax: 61-2-9728-3381

Web: www.smithfamily.com.au

Contact: Fiona Gollan

Processes: carded, needlepunched

Soft N.W. Srl.

Via Piave, 5

Cerreto Castello, (Biella) 13852 Italy

Tel.: 39-015-882-200

Fax: 39-015-882-135

E-mail: aguardia@softnw.com

Contact: Alberto Guardia

Processes: spunbond

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 14-20 gsm

Width: 3200 mm

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, upholstery, bedding, agriculture, coating substrates

Softbond S.A.

Calle 2 Lote 11, Frac. VIII

Parque Industrial Pilar

Pilar, Buenos Aires 1629 Argentina

Tel.: 54-2322-463366

Fax: 54-2322-463399

E-mail: mfernandez@softbond.com.ar

Web: www.softbond.com.ar

Contact: Miguel Fernandez

Processes: spunbonded

Fibers: polypropylene

Sogetec SpA

Via Orobori 41

Vigevano, (PV) 27029 Italy

Tel.: 39-0381-697360

Fax: 39-0381-697643

E-mail: info@sogetecspa.com

Web: www.sogetecspa.com

General Manager: Massimiliano Armirotti

Plants: Cormons, Italy

Processes: Needlepunched, spunlaced, chemical bonded and Pu coagulated bases

Fibers: PES, PAM, viscose, microfibers

Thickness: 0.2-4 mm

Weight: 20-400 gpsm

Width: Up to 3200 mm

Brand Names: Nuera, Flytex

Major Markets: Shoes and leather goods, PU/PVC coating, industrial applications, wiping

Soil Filters Australia Pty Ltd.

31 Activity Crescent

Ernest Junction, QLD 4214 Australia

Tel.: 61-7-5539-3600

Fax: 61-5539-4027

Web: www.soilfilters.com.au

Contact: Simon Restall

Sorbent Products Co., Inc.

645 Howard Avenue

Somerset, NJ 08873

Tel.: 732-302-0080; Fax: 732-302-0969

E-mail: info@sorbentproducts.com

Web: www.sorbentproducts.com

Contact: Mark Johnson

Plants: Somerset, NJ

Processes: Melt blown

Fibers: Polypropylene

Thickness: 10-1000 ml

Weight: 50-1000 gpsm

Width: 60 inches

Brand Names: SPC oil sorbents, MRO plus, UXT, Universal plus sorbents, Oil plus, SXT

Major Markets: Sorbents and wipes

Spill Textile Corp.

205 Lakeshore Drive

Port Arthur, TX 77640

Tel.: 409-983-7800; Fax: 409-985-2566

E-mail: stextile@swbell.net

Contact: William Georgie

Processes: Melt blown

Major Markets: Sorbents

Spunchem Africa (Pty) Ltd.

22, Burnside Drive

Mount Edgecombe

Kwazulu Natal 4300 South Africa

Tel.: 27-31-5023209

Fax: 27-31-5023157

E-mail: enquiries@spunchem.co.sa

Web: www.spunchem.com

Plants: Durban, South Africa

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: Polypopylene

Brand Names: Twin Trac

Spunfab, Ltd.

175 Muffin Lane

Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223

Tel.: 330-945-9455

Fax: 330-945-7588

E-mail: kkeuchel@spunfab.com

Web: www.spunfab.com

Contact: Ken Keuchel

Plants: Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Processes: proprietary thermal adhesive

Fibers: copolyamide, copolyester, polyolefin, polyurethane

Thickness: Custom

Weight: 12-120 gsm

Width: Custom

Brand Names: Spunfab Adhesive Fabrics

Major Markets: Dry adhesive nonwoven fabrics used for lamination of nonwovens to PU foam, fabrics, films, wood, glass, PVC, leather, aluminum, steel and nonwovens

N.R. Spuntech Industries

P.O. Box 3328

Upper Tiberias, 14133 Israel

Tel.: 972-4-673-2360

Fax: 972-4-673-2368

E-mail: sales@spuntech.com

Contact: Ron Broshi

Processes: Spunlace, spunlace/airlaid

Fibers: Cotton, viscose, pulp, PET, PP

Weight: 30-200 gpsm

Width: Up to 3.4 meter

Major Markets: Wipes, hygiene, medical, industrial and home, filtration

Spuntech Industries Inc.

800 Cottage Grove Road

Building 4, Bloomfield, CT 06002

Tel.: 860-242-6262

Fax: 860-242-6767

E-mail: carl@spuntech.com

Web: www.spuntech.com

Contact: Carl Nowiszewski

Stearns Technical Textiles

100 Williams Street

Cincinnati, OH 45215

Tel.: 513-948-5273

Fax: 513-948-5281

E-mail: sales@stearnstextiles.com

Web: www.stearnstextiles.com

Plants: Cincinnati, Camden, OH

Processes: Dry, needled, spray bonded, glazed, airlaid, carded, composites, laminated, needlepunched

Fibers: Rayon, PET, cotton, orion, PP

Thickness: 2.5-1000 mm

Weight: 12 gpsy-10 opsy

Width: Up to 96 inches

Brand Names: Fabray, Markrite, Mountain Mist, Fiberloft

Major Markets: Diapers, sanitary, wipes, fabric softener substrates, filtration, scrubber pads, pillow covers, ADL automotive

Suominen Nonwovens Ltd.

P.O. Box 25, Nakkila, 29251

Finland

Tel.: 358-2-5375-400

Fax: 358-2-5372-419

E-mail: nonwovens@suominen.fi

Web: www.suominen.fi

Contact: Kari Granfors

Plants: Nakkila, Finland

Processes: Carded, spunlaced, thermal bonded

Fibers: Vi, PP, PES, pulp

Weight: 18-80 gpsm

Width: 76-3600 mm

Brand Names: Novelin, Fibrella

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, wiping

Superior Fabrics Co., Inc.

1541 N. Powerline Road

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Tel.: 954-975-8122

Fax: 954-975-2938

E-mail: fabrics@superiorfabrics.com

Web: www.superiorfabrics.com

Contact: Robert Fryburg

Plants: Pompano Beach, FL

Processes: Stitchbonding, needlepunched

Fibers: Polyester

Weight: 2.5-10 opsy

Width: 3-170 inches

Brand Names: Supreme, Suntex, Polydec

Major Markets: Mattress ticking, vertical blinds, roofing, outdoor furniture cushions, interlinings

Superior Felt & Filtration

28001 ME Concrete Drive

Ingelside, IL 60041

Tel.: 800-255-3358

Fax: 815-759-1212

E-mail: fporto@superiorfelt.com

Web: www.superiorfelt.com

Contact: Frank Porto

Plants: Ingelside, IL; Laguna Hills, CA

Processes: Needlepunch

Fibers: PET, wool, PP, Nomex

Thickness: 0.020-2 inches

Weight: 2-250 opsy

Width: 0.500-120 inches

Major Markets: Filtration, CFM, micron filtration, medical filters, gaskets, seal, SAE wool felts, decorative felts, orthopedic, vacuums

Taiwan Spunlace Co., Ltd. (Group)

16F, No. 80, Alley 100, Lane 109

Sec. 2, Mu-Cha Road

Taipei 116 Taiwan ROC

Tel.: 886-2-259-259-28

Fax: 886-2-259-547-88

E-mail: spunlace@ms28.hinet.net

Web: www.spunlace.com.net

Contact: Tony Hwa

Processes: Spunlaced

Fibers: Polyester, viscose, nylon

Thickness: 0.2-0.8 mm

Weight: 30-150 gpsm

Width: 2500 mm

Brand Names: BEST2100 Spunlace

Major Markets: Wipes, surgical gowns, surgical gauze, substrate of synthetic leather

Taiwan Spunlace (Group) Company Ltd.

No 48, Lane 84, Sec 3

Sin-Seng North Road

Taipei, Taiwan 104 ROC

Tel.: 886-2-259-25928

Fax: 886-2-259-54788

E-mail: spunlace@ms28.hinet.net

Contact: Andy Chang

Technical Absorbents Ltd.

P.O. Box 24, Great Coates

Grimsby, NE Lincolnshire DN31 255 U.K.

Tel.: 44-1472-244053

Fax: 44-1472-244266

E-mail: dave.hill@techabsorbents.com

Web: www.techabsorbents.com

General Manager: Dave Hill

Plants: Grimsby

Technische Textilien Lorrach

GmbH & Co., KG.

Teichstrasse 56

Lorrach, 79539 Germany

Tel.: 49-7621-4022-0

Fax: 49-7621-4022-47

E-mail: webmaster@ttl.de

Web: www.ttl.de

Contact: Thomas Lais

Plants: Lorrach, Germany

Processes: Needling, finishing/chemical treatments

Fibers: PTFE, PPS, P84, Nomex, Meta-Aramide, PAC, PP, PES

Thickness: Up to 18 mm

Weight: 150-2000 gpsm

Width: Up to 250 cm

Brand Names: Tulona

Major Markets: Filter media, industrial textiles

Techtex GmbH Vliesstoffe

Viersener Strasse 18

Mittweida, 09648

Germany

Tel.: 49-3727-953-0

Fax: 49-3727-953-23

E-mail: malivlies@techtex.com

Web: www.texitilgruppehof.com

Contact: Katrin Teumer

Plants: Mittweida, Germany

Processes: Stitchbonding (Malimo--Technology)

Fibers: PES, PP, CV, wool (reoyal fibres), combinations

Thickness: 0.5-2.5 mm (Maliwatt, Malivlies) 4, 0-7, 5 mm (Kunit)

Weight: 50-250 gpsm

Width: 600 mm max.

Brand Names: Maliwatt, Malivlies, Kunit, Multiknit

Major Markets: Lamination carrier for artificial leather and car interiors, accoustic applications, secondary carpet backings, other technical textiles

Tefisa (Telas y Fabricados No. Tejidos S.A.)

Ctra. Piera-Sant Sadurni Km. 5

Piera, Barcelona E-08784

Spain

Tel.: 34-93-770-60-60

Fax: 34-93-770-60-62

E-mail: tefisa@cecot.es

Web: www.tefisa.com

Contact: D. Oriol Roma Trigo

Plants: Barcelona, Spain

Processes: Chemical bonded

Fibers: PET, viscose, polyamide

Weight: 20-120 gpsm

Width: 2600 mm

Brand Names: Tefim

Major Markets: Medical, automotive, filtration, electronics, abrasives, wood, decorations

Telsaca

Bruc, 145, ent. 1

Barcelona, 08037

Spain

Tel.: 34-93-208-1000

E-mail: telsaca@telsaca.cs.es

Contact: Carol Daunert

Plants: La Selva del Camp, Tarragona

Processes: spunbond, spunmelt

Fibers: polypropylene

Tenotex SpA

Via P. Albisetti, 10

Terno D'Isola, (BG) 24030

Italy

Tel.: 39-035-499-3111

Fax: 39-035-904-617

E-mail: tenotex@tenotex.com

Web: www.tenotex.com

Contact: M. Moscheni

Plants: Ghiaie di Bonate Sopra, Italy; Terno d'Isola, Italy; Benejana, Spain

Processes: Drylaid thermal bonded, spunbond and air through bonded, SMS, spunlaced

Fibers: PP, viscose, cotton, bicomponent, pulp

Weight: 16-70 gpsm

Width: Up to 4.2 meters

Brand Names: Terpo 100% PP thermal bonded, Spunten 100% PP spunbond, Airten through-air bonded nonwoven, Melten SMS 100% PP

Major Markets: Hygiene

Terram Ltd

Mamhilad

Pontypool, NP4 OYR U.K.

Tel.: 44-1495-767-444

Fax: 44-1495-762-393

E-mail: info@terram.co.uk

Web: www.terram.com

Contact: Dave Riddel

Plants: Pontypool, U.K.

Processes: spunbond

Fibers: PP, PE

Weight: 65-400 g

Width: 5cm-406mm

Brand Names: Terram, Filtram, Melfab, Roofstat, Tera-Firma, Terramgrid, Paragrid, ParaLink, ParaDrain, Patiopartner

Major Markets: geotexitles, construction, geosynthetics, filtration

Tessiture Pietro Radici SpA

Via Ugo Foscolo, 152

Gandino, (Bergamo) 24024 Italy

Tel.: 39-035-715-411

Fax: 39-935-715-715

E-mail: tessitureradici@radicigroup.com

Web: www.tessitureradici.com

Contact: Enrico Buriani

Plants: Gandino, Italy

Fibers: PP

Weight: 15-150 gpsm

Brand Names: Dylar

Major Markets: Industrial, furniture, footwear and leather goods, automotive, geotextile, packaging, agriculture, roofing, apparel, hygiene

Tex Tech Industries

105 N. Main Street

North Monmouth, ME 04265

Tel.: 207-933-4404

Fax: 207-933-9255

E-mail: form@textechindustries.com

Web: www.textechindustries.com

VP Marketing: Shirley Ashton

Plants: N. Monmouth, ME; Bangkok, Thailand

Processes: Needlepunched, chemical treatment, calendered, napping, heat setting, stitchbonding

Fibers: Nomex, Kevlar, general aramids, nylon, acrylie, Pre-ox, PAN, PPS, PBI, PBO, polyester, PP, P-84, PTFE

Thickness: 0.020-1.25 inches

Weight: 3.5-125 ospy

Width: 40-140 inches (needled); 20-84 inches (calendered); 2-40 inches (slit)

Major Markets: Tennis, woven and felt, acoustic/thermal insulation, safety, composites, ballistics, bus and aircraft seating, fire bloacking

Texbond SpA

Via Fornaci 15/17

Rovereto, (TN) 38068 Italy

Tel.: 39-0464-481-811

Fax: 39-0464-433-366

E-mail: mottes@texbondspa.com

Web: www.texbondspa.com

Contact: A. Mottes

Plants: Rovereto, Italy

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 14-150 gpsm

Width: 320 cm

Brand Names: Ultratex, Hybond, Agribond, Proteus, Ultrabond, BM Top

Major Markets: Furniture, protective clothing, agriculture, hygiene, roofing, filtration, customized laminates, composites

* Texel

485 Des Erables. St. Elzear

Beauce, Quebec G0S 2J0 Canada

Tel.: 418-387-5910; Fax: 418-387-4326

E-mail: info@texel.ca

Web: www.texel.ca

Contact: Jeff Girard Bedard

Plants: Quebec, Canada

Processes: Needlepunched

Fibers: PET, PP, Nomex, nylon, viscose

Thickness: 0.7-18 mm

Weight: 70-4500 grams

Width: 7-160 inches

Brand Names: Texel, Tex-R, Tribo, Summumtex

Major Markets: Shoe, filtration, agrotextile, geosynthetics, durable absorbents, industrial, hygiene, consumer products, specialty

See ad on page 89.

Texnovo SA

Bruc, 145, entlo. 2

Barcelona, 08037 Spain

Tel.: 34-93-207-73-15

Fax: 34-93-207-70-59

E-mail: texnovo@texnovo.com

Web: www.texnovo.com

Contact: Jaime Carreras

Plants: La Selva Del Camp, Tarragona

Processes: Spunbond Reicofil

Fibers: Polypropylene

Weight: 15-160 grams

Width: 2.40-3.20 m

Brand Names: Texpun, Reicrop

Major Markets: Bedding, industrial white and colors, agricultural, hygienic

Thai Hygienic Products Co., Ltd.

437 Silom 7, Silom Road

Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 Thailand

Tel.: 662-233-3495-8

Fax: 662-236-7767

E-mail: pjthpnwf@bkk.a-net.net.th

Web: www.thaihygienic.thailand.com

Contact: Paisan Jeyasak

Plants: Samutprakarn, Thailand

Processes: Carded web bonded by either chemical, thermal, or hot-air-through process

Fibers: Viscose rayon, and synthetic fibers

Thickness: 0.10-0.50 mm

Weight: 10- 100 gpsm

Width: Up to 210 cm

Major Markets: Sanitary napkins, baby diapers, etc.

Thantex Specialties, Inc.

P.O. Box 3000

94 Glenn Bridge Road, Arden, NC 28704

Tel.: 800-821-0994; Fax: 828-687-8763

E-mail: jbennett@thantex.com

Web: www.thantex.com

Contact: Jeffrey Bennett

Plants: Arden, NC; Andrews, SC

Processes: Carded, needlepunched, calendered

Fibers: PP, PET, PVA, acrylic, cotton, rayon, aramids

Weight: 2-30 opsy

Width: 210 inches

Major Markets: Home furnishings, carpet backing, home crafts, geotextiles, filtration, roofing, medical, furniture and bedding

Tharreau Industries

Z.I. de la Pierre Blanche

BP 49, Chemille, 49120 France

Tel.: 33-2-41-71-55-55

Fax: 33-2-41-71-55-78

E-mail: tharreau@tharreau-industries.com

Web: www.tharreau-industries.com

Contact: M. Vincent

Plants: Chemille, France

Processes: Needling, hydroentangling

Fibers: PET, viscose, PP

Thickness: 0.2-3 mm

Weight: 30-400 gpsm

Width: 150-600 cm

Brand Names: Dutexim, Caplex, Filtra, Aquadim

Major Markets: Automotive industry (car transformers); producers of toe caps and stiffeners (impregnators), producers of artificial leather (coaters), hygiene and medical, industry and building

Toom Tekstiil

Kauba Str. 9

Viljandi 71020 Estonia

Tel.: 372-43-55-160; Fax: 372-43-55-165

E-mail: toomas@toomtekstiil.ee

Web: www.toomtekstiil.ee

Contact: Toomas Varva

Plants: Viljandi, Estonia

Processes: needlepunch, thermal bonding

Fibers: PP, PES, VIS

Thickness: 1-15 mm

Weight: 80-1500 gpsm

Width: 2.1 m

Major Markets: technical, wipes, furniture, bedding

Toray Industries

6-20 Dojima

3-3 Nakamoshino 3-Chome Kitaku

Osaka 530-8222 Japan

Tel.: 81-6-7688-3426

Fax: 81-6-6452-3805

E-mail: seiji_date@nts.toray.co.jp

Web: www.toray.co.jp

Contact: Seiji Date

Plants: Shiga, Japan

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: 100% polyester

Thickness: 0.16-8.00 mm

Weight: 40-840 gpsm; Width: Max 440 cm

Brand Names: Axtar

Major Markets: Geotextiles, filters

Toray Saehan

17 Floor, LG Mapo Building

Kongdug-Dong, Mapo-Gu, Seoul 127-721 Korea

Fax: 82-2-3279-1415

Contact: H.D. Lee

Toyobo Spunbond Operations Department

2-8 Dojima Hama 2-chome

Kita-ku, Osaka Japan

Tel.: 81-6-6348-3363

Fax: 81-6-6348-3400

E-mail: yukio_kawasaki@kime.toyobo.co.jp

Web: www.toyobo.co.jp

Contact: Yukio Kawasaki

Plants: Turuga, Iwakuui

Processes: Spunbond

Fibers: Polyester

Thickness: 0.2-6.0 mm

Weight: 15-1000 gpsm

Width: 4200 mm (max.)

Brand Names: Volans, Ecule

Major Markets: Roofing, geotextiles, automotive, industrial, agricultural, medical, apparel

TWE Vliesstoffwerke GmbH & Co.

Hollefeldstr. 46

Emsdetten, D-48282 Germany

Tel.: 49-2572-205-0

Fax: 49-2572-205-80

E-mail: info@twe.de; Web: www.TWE.de

Contact: Dirk Tunney

Fibers: Viscose, PES, PP, PA

Thickness: 0.5 mm and up

Weight: 60-1500 gpsm and up

Width: Up to 540 cm

Brand Names: Qualitex, aQualine

Major Markets: S.O.

Unimin

712 World Trade Center, Cuffe Parade, Colaba

Mumbai, Maharastra, 400 005 India

Tel.: 91-22-218-7645

Fax: 91-22-218-7644

E-mail: jbsbakshi@mantraonline.com

Contact: JBS Bakshi

Union Felt Products

3636 Weston Road

Toronto, M9L 1W3 Canada

Tel.: 416-748-4996

Fax: 416-748-3679

E-mail: tprescott@vitacanada.ca

Web: iruing@unionfelt.com

Contact: Iruing Himel

Plants: Toronto

Processes: Wet, needled, thermal bonded

Fibers: Polyester

Thickness: Highloft fiberfill

Weight: 2-48 opsy

Major Markets: Furniture, quilters

* Union Industries SpA

Via 2 Giugno, 30

Masserano, 13866 Italy

Tel.: 39-015-951-5411

Fax: 39-015-927-240

E-mail: info@unionindustries.it

Contact: Matteo Moltrasio

Plants: Masserano, Italy

Processes: Thermal bond, SMS, spunbond

Fibers: PP, viscose, bicomponent, cotton

Weight: 9-100 gpsm

Width: 50-4100 mm

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, wiping, upholstery, agriculture, protective garments

See ad on page 85.

Union Wadding Co.

125 Goff Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02862

Tel.: 401-725-3500

Fax: 401-723-8590

E-mail: wredfern@unionwadding.com

Web: www.unionwadding.com

vice president sales: Wayne Redfern

Plants: Pawtucket, RI; Chicago, IL

Processes: Needled, calendered, spray bonded

Fibers: cotton, PET, PP, nylon, basofil, aramids, acrylics

Thickness: 1/8 to 2 inches

Weight: 1-18 opsy

Width: 2-104

Major Markets: Filtration, home furnishings, automotives, packaging, medical, holiday decorations, personal health care, cosmetics

U.S. Nonwovens Corp.

100 Emjay Boulevard

Brentwood, NY 11717

Tel.: 631-952-0100

Fax: 631-952-0200

E-mail: shervin2@aol.com

Web: www.usnonwovens.com

Sales Manager: Shaun Gabbay

Plants: Brentwood, NY

Processes: Carded resin/saturate bonding, apertured, non-apertured

Fibers: Rayon, PET, cotton, nylon

Weight: 15-80 gpsm

Width: Up to 72 inches

Major Markets: Wipes

U.S. Pacific Procurement Co. Ltd.

18/E CAC Tpwer

165 Min Sun Road, Kwun Town

Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Hong Kong

Tel.: 852-2724-6078

Fax: 852-2369-8779

E-mail: usp@us-pacific.com.hk

Web: www.us-pacific.com.hk

Contact: C.K. Wong

Plants: China (Dongguan Pacific Nonwoven Products Ltd.)

Processes: Spunlaced and thermal bonded

Fibers: Viscose, PET, PP and polyamide

Weight: 14-75 gpsm

Width: Up to 220 cm

United Textile, Inc.

2225 Grant Avenue

San Lorenzo, CA 94580

Tel.: 510-276-2288

Fax: 510-278-1981

E-mail: oscar@chamlian.com

Web: www.chamlian.com

Contact: Oscar Pelta

Processes: Needled

Fibers: Recycled textiles and used clothing and mill clippings

Thickness: Various

Weight: 5, 10, 18, 27, 40 opsy

Width: 18, 36, 72 inches

Brand Names: Envirotex, Enviromat

Major Markets: Industrial absorbents, industrial matting, any wet manufacturing/processing environment as a dual purpose aisle runner/traffic/absorbent mat

Unitika Ltd.

4-1-3, Kyutaromachi

Chuo-ku, Osaka Japan

Tel.: 81-6-6281-5361

Fax: 81-6-6281-5750

E-mail: kei-kyuda@unitika.co.jp

Web: www.unitika.co.jp

Contact: K. Kyuda

Plants: Okazaki, Japan; Tarui, Japan

Processes: Spunbonded, spunlaced

Fibers: PET, polyamide, PET/PE, cotton

Thickness: 0.06-10.00 mm

Weight: 15-1000 gpsm

Width: Up to 4.800 mm

Brand Names: Marix, Cottoace, Nyace, Eleves, Terramac

Major Markets: Carpet backing, geotextiles, agriculture, cable wrapping, cosmetics, wipes

Vaporjet Ltd.

Bezalel 7

Ofakim, 87514

Israel

Tel.: 972-8-9960880

Fax: 972-8-9960881

E-mail: sales@vaporjet.co.il

Web: www.vaporjet.co.il

Contact: Adi Buber

Plants: Israel

Processes: Hydroentangled

Fibers: Viscose, PET, PP

Weight: 40-100 gpsm

Width: 100 mm up to 3200 mm

Brand Names: Vaporjet Ltd.

Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, industrial

Vateks A.S.

Piyalepasa Bulvari

Kastel Is Merkezi D Blok Kat 6

Kasimpasa, Istanbul 80370 Turkey

Tel.: 90-212-253-62-35

Fax: 90-212-253-77-78

Plants: Istanbul

Processes: Chemical bonded, needlepunched, thermal bonded

Fibers: PP, PP-PES, acrylic, viscose, cotton

Weight: Thermal bonded--14-70 gpsm; chemical bonded--15-100 gpsm; needlepunched--80 gpsm-1 kgpsm

Major Markets: Coverstock, geotextiles, interlinings, cable wrap, disposable products, cleaning cloths and wipes, support for synthetic leather

VersaCore Industrial Corporation

873 East Baltimore Pike

Kennett Square, PA 19348

Tel.: 610-388-5858; Fax: 610-388-5861

E-mail: versacore@att.net

Web: www.versacore.com

Contact: Ron Smorada

Plants: Wilmington, DE

Processes: thermal bonded/thermostack honeycomb

Thickness: 2-30 mm

Weight: 30-300 gpsm

Width: 1.25 meter

Brand Names: Versacore, ThermoStack

Major Markets: geotextiles, furniture/bedding, automotive/transportation, construction, filtration, fluid control, energy control, light management, packaging

Vigona

Praz'ska' 1061/42

Svitavy, 568 23 Czech Republic

Tel.: 420-461-573-271

Fax: 420-461-541-437

E-mail: info@vigona.cz

Web: www.vigona.cz

General Director: Martina Kopecka

Plants: Svitavy, Czech Republic

Thickness: 0.1-150 mm

Weight: 11-1500 grams

Width: Up to 3 meters

Brand Names: Vigona, a.s.

Major Markets: Automotives, liquid and air filtration, furniture, clothing, construction, shoes

Vintex Inc.

One Mount Forest Drive

Mount Forest, Ontario N0G 2L2

Canada

Tel.: 519-323-0100

Fax: 519-323-0333

E-mail: sales@vintex.com

Web: www.vintex.com

Contact: Jim Merrill

Plants: Mount Forest, Ontario, Canada

Processes: Extrusion coating, knitting

Fibers: PET, 50/50 poly/cotton, cotton

Weight: 8-60 opsy

Width: 36-78 inches

Brand Names: V-Care, Vina Gard, Vina Sign, Uniply, Stay Dry

Vita Nonwovens

2215 Shore Street

High Point, NC 27263

Tel.: 336-431-7187

Fax: 336-431-0693

E-mail: bfrazier@vitausa.com

Web: www.vitausa.com

Contact: Becky Frazier

Plants: High Point, NC; Schertz, TX, Ft. Wayne, IN

Processes: Highloft

Width: up to 160 inches

Brand Names: QuietWeb, UltraWeb; VitaSafe

Major Markets: Furniture, bedding, automotive, filtration, FR

Vitratex Beyer GmbH

Hauptstasse 101

Ostritz/OT, Leuba 02899

Germany

Tel.: 49-03-58-22-31-28-0

Fax: 49-03-58-22-31-28-19

E-mail: info@vitratex.com

Web: www.vitratex.com

Contact: Mr. Haubner

Plants: Ostritz

Processes: needlepunch, thermao bond, finishing

Fibers: glass, PP, PES, PA, PE, rayon, cotton, wool, flax, kenaf, hemp, sisal

Thickness: 1-25mm

Weight: 80-300 gpsm

Width: up to 3.5 meters

Brand Names: Vitratex

Major Markets: automotives, geotextiles, carpet backing

Western Nonwovens, Inc.

966 E. Sandhill Avenue

Carson, CA 90746

Tel.: 310-767-1000; Fax: 310-767-1106

E-mail: tfrancis@westernnonwoven.com

Web: www.westernnonwoven.com

Contact: Terry Francis

Plants: Carson, CA, Commerce, CA, Los Angeles, cA, Oakland, CA, Clearfield, UT, St. Louis, MO, Sauget, IL, Orlando, FL, Pensacola, FL

Processes: Hiloft, nylon, FR blends

Fibers: PET, PP, nylon, natural, fire resis

Width: up to 180 inches

Major Markets: filtration, bedding, funiture, automotive, geotextiles, baby goods, mattresses, flame retardancy

Wynne Products, Inc.

29 Bala Avenue, Suite 124

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Tel.: 610-668-4900

Fax: 610-668-4988

E-mail: wynneproducts@cs.com

Contact: Donald Baird

J.H. Ziegler

Fabrikstrasse 2

Achern, 77855 Germany

Tel.: 49-7841-2027-0

Fax: 49-7841-2027-99

E-mail: info@ziegler-nonwovens.de

Web: www.ziegler-nonwovens.de

Contact: Peter Hartwig

Plants: Achern, Germany

Processes: Drylaid staple fiber

Fibers: PET, PP, rayon and others

Thickness: 1-300 mm

Weight: 50-4000 gpsm

Width: Up to 3.6 m

Brand Names: Hacosoft, Hacofill, Hacoloft, Hacolux, Hacolex, Hacotex

Major Markets: Car industry, furniture

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Phone: 31-485-313222

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Fax: 508-668-3557

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Phone: 31-485-313222

Fax: 31-485-321948

E-mail: sales@phoenixfabrikations.com

Web: www.phoenixfabrikations.com

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SAUDI GERMAN CO.

Phone: 966-3-812-2111

Fax: 966-3-812-1333

E-mail: sales@sgn.com.sa

Web: www.sgn.com.sa

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Phone: 508-668-0295

Fax: 508-668-3557

E-mail: info@hovo.com

Web: www.hollingsworthvose.com

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Phone: 31-485-313222

Fax: 31-485-321948

E-mail: sales@phoenixfabrikations.com

Web: www.phoenixfabrikation.com

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Fax: 418-387-4326

E-mail: jeff.girard@texel.ca

Web: www.texel.ca

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Malik (PA)

Milliken (GA)

Novoflor (Austria)

Pillow Factory (IL)

Stearns (OH)

TWE (Germany)

SPUNBONDED

3M (MN)

Action (Hong Kong)

Aldine (NJ)

Asahi (Japan)

Atex (GA)

Atex (Italy)

Avgol (Israel)

BBA

BBA Europe (Italy)

BBA (Hong Kong)

BBA Sorbents (Italy)

Cerex (FL)

Cleaver (PA)

Co. Providencia (Brazil)

Colbond (NC)

Colbond (Netherlands)

Don & Low (Scotland)

Dounor (France)

DuPont (DE)

Eruslu (Turkey)

Excel (Australia)

Eibertex (Denmark)

First Quality (NY)

Fitesa (Brazil)

Freudenberg (Germany)

Freudenberg (NC)

Freudenberg Politex (Italy)

Freudenberg (Taiwan)

Gromax (U.K.)

Hainan Xinlong (China)

Hanes (U.K.)

Haskell (CT)

Hunt (South Africa)

Importex (GA)

Japan Lutravil (Japan)

Johns Manville (CO)

Johns Manville (CO)

Johns Manville (OH)

K-C (Australia)

K-C (GA)

Karma (Italy)

Kureha (Japan)

Kurt (Turkey)

Landolt (Switzerland)

Linotec (Germany)

Mitsui (Japan)

MOGUL NONWOVENS

Phone: 90-342-337-1499

Fax: 90-342-337-1413

E-mail: mogul@mogulsb.com

Web: www.mogulsb.com

Nanhai Wonderful (China)

Nolar (Canada)

Nonwovens Industries (Italy)

Nowotec (Italy)

Nu-Tex (NJ)

ORV (Italy)

Oxco (NC)

Pegas (Czech Rep)

PGI (SC)

Pillow Factory (IL)

Polyfelt (Austria)

PVD (India)

Ritas (Turkey)

RKW (Germany)

RKW (Germany)

SAAF (Saudi Arabia)

SAUDI GERMAN CO.

Phone: 966-3-812-2111

Fax: 966-3-812-1333

E-mail: sales@sgn.com.sa

Web: www.sgn.com.sa

Shinih (Taiwan)

Shinwa (Japan)

Soft N.W. (Italy)

Softbond (Argentina)

Spunchem (Africa)

Telsaca (Spain)

Tenotex (Italy)

Tessiture (Italy)

Texbond (Italy)

Texnovo (Spain)

Toray (Japan)

Toyobo (Japan)

U.S. Pacific (Hong Kong)

Union (Italy)

Unitika (Japan)

VersaCore (PA)

Western Nonwovens (CA)

Wynne (PA)

SPUNLACED

Adepta (Switzerland)

Ahlstrom (CT)

Ahlstrom (Scotland)

Akinal (Turkey)

Albaad (Israel)

Aldine (NJ)

Asahi (Japan)

BBA

BBA Europe (Italy)

BBA (Hong Kong)

BBA Sorbents (Italy)

BBA Tecnofibra (Italy)

BFF (U.K.)

Cleaver (PA)

Daiwabo (Japan)

DuPont Cipatex (Brazil)

DuPont (DE)

DuPont-Dayuan (China)

Fama Jersey (Italy)

Far Eastern (Taiwan)

Fiberduk (Sweden)

Freudenberg (Germany)

Green Bay (WI)

Hainan Xinlong (China)

Hanes (U.K.)

Hangzhou (China)

Haskell (CT)

Hildener Filz (Germany)

Jacob Holm (France)

Japan Vilene (Japan)

K-C (GA)

KG Pely-Tex (Germany)

Karma (Italy)

Kuraray (Japan)

Lentex (Poland)

Nolar (Canada)

Navita (Poland)

Nowotec (Italy)

Nu-Tex (NJ)

Orlandi (Italy)

Orsa (Italy)

ORV (Italy)

PGI (SC)

Phoenix (Netherlands)

Polimeros (Mexico)

Sandler (Germany)

Shen Hung (China)

Shinih (Taiwan)

Shinwa (Japan)

Sogetec (Italy)

SPUNTECH

Phone: 972-4-613-2360 (Israel); 860-242-6262 (U.S.)

Fax: 972-4-673-2368 (Israel); 860-242-6767 (U.S.)

E-mail: sales@spuntech.com

Web: www.spuntech.us

Spuntech (Israel)

Suominen (Finland)

Taiwan Spunlace (Taiwan)

Tenotex (Italy)

Tharreau (France)

U.S. Pacific (Hong Kong)

Unitika (Japan)

Vaporjet (Israel)

STITCH BONDED

Bradford (MA)

Cia Fiacao e Tecidos

(Brazil)

Duflot (France)

eswegee (Germany)

Freudenberg (Germany)

Freudenberg (NC)

Fytisa (Spain)

Gordian (Hong Kong)

Hof (NC)

Importex (GA)

Johnston (AL)

Knowlton (NY)

Komitex (Russia)

Korea Vilene (Korea)

Lentex (Poland)

Libeltex (Belgium)

Oxco (NC)

Polimeros (Mexico)

Sandler (Germany)

Scotia (ME)

St. Gobain (ME)

Superior Fabrics (FL)

TECHNICAL ABSORBENTS

Phone: 44-1472-244053

Fax: 44-1472-244266

E-mail: dave.hill@techabsorbents.com

Web: www.techabsorbents.com

Techtex (Germany)

Tessiture (Italy)

VersaCore (PA)

Wynne (PA)

THERMAL BONDED

Adepta (Switzerland)

Albis (Italy)

Bauer (Canada)

BBA

Beier (S. Africa)

BFF (U.K.)

Bondex (SC)

Borkent (Netherlands)

Bradford (MA)

Buckeye (TN)

Carlee (NJ)

Catensa (Spain)

Clark Cutler McDermott (MA)

Cleaver (PA)

Colbond (NC)

Colbond (Netherlands)

Concert (Canada)

Concert (Germany)

Del. Valley (MA)

Don & Low (Scotland)

Dounor (France)

Duflot (France)

DuPont (DE)

Ecotextil (Czech Rep.)

eswegee (Germany)

Fama Jersey (Italy)

Fiber Dynamics (NC)

Fibertex (Denmark)

Filter Materials (WI)

Filzfabrik (Germany)

Fitesa (Brazil)

Formed Fiber (ME)

Freudenberg (Argentina)

Freudenberg (Brazil)

Freudenberg (China)

Freudenberg (Germany)

Freudenberg (NC)

Freudenberg Politex (Italy)

Freudenberg (Spain)

Freudenberg (Taiwan)

Freudenberg Texbond (GA)

Fytisa (Spain)

Grupo Industrial JM (Mexico)

Hainan Xinlong (China)

Hanes (U.K.)

Hardi, Jakob (Switzerland)

Haskell (CT)

Hassan/Teksis (Turkey)

Hendrix (NC)

Hof (NC)

HOLLINGSWORTH & VOSE

Phone: 508-668-0295

Fax: 508-668-3557

E-mail: info@hovo.com

Web: www.hollingsworthvose.com

Importex (GA)

Ipetex (Portugal)

Jacob Holm (France)

Japan Vilene (Japan)

Jentex (GA)

Jilana (Czech Rep)

K-C (GA)

Kasbar (PA)

Kem-Wove (NC)

KG Pely-Tex (Germany)

KNH (Taiwan)

Komitex (Russia)

Korea Vilene (Korea)

Kuraray (Japan)

Kureha (Japan)

Landolt (Switzerland)

Lantor (Netherlands)

Lantor (U.K.)

Lentex (Poland)

Libeltex (Belgium)

Lohmann (Germany)

Malik (PA)

Matador (Canada)

Milliken (GA)

Milyon (Mexico)

National Nonwovens (MA)

Noam Urim (Israel)

Nolar (Canada)

Novoflor (Austria)

Nowotec (Italy)

Nu-Tex (NJ)

Oji Kinocloth (Japan)

Orlandi (Italy)

ORV (Italy)

Oxen (NC)

Pantex (Italy)

PCC (NJ)

Peplos Nuove (Italy)

PGI (SC)

PHOENIX FABRIKATIONS BV

Phone: 31-485-313222

Fax: 31-485-321948

E-mail: sales@phoenixfabrikations.com

Web: www.phoenixfabrikations.com

Polimeros (Mexico)

Polyvlies (Germany)

Powell (MA)

RKW (Germany)

SAAF (Saudi Arabia)

Sandler (Germany)

Shalag Shamir (Israel)

Shen Hung (China)

Shinih (Taiwan)

Shinwa (Japan)

Smith (Australia)

Suominen (Finland)

TECHNICAL ABSORBENTS

Phone: 44-1472-244053

Fax: 44-1472-244266

E-mail: dave.hill@techabsorbents.com

Web: www.techabsorbents.com

Tenotex (Italy)

Thai Hygienic (Thailand)

Toom Tekstiil (Estonia)

TWE (Germany)

U.S. Pacific (Hong Kong)

Union Felt (Canada)

Union (Italy)

Vateks (Turkey)

VersaCore (PA)

Vigona (Czech Republic)

Vita (NC)

Vitratex (Germany)

Western Nonwovens (CA)

Wynne (PA)

Ziegler (Germany)

ULTRASONIC BONDED

BBA

Catensa (Spain)

Don & Low (Scotland)

Ecotextil (Czech Rep.)

Freudenberg (Germany)

H&V Air (U.K.)

Hanes (U.K.)

Jilana (Czech Rep)

K-C (GA)

Korea Vilene (Korea)

Matador (Canada)

Mogul (Turkey)

Monadnock (PA)

Mytrex (Taiwan)

Oxco (NC)

PGI (SC)

Pillow Factory (IL)

RKW (Germany)

RKW (Germany)

Sorbent Products (NJ)

WETLAID

Ahlstrom (CT)

Ahlstrom (Scotland)

Ahlstrom Tampere (Finland)

Aldine (NJ)

BBA

Crane (MA)

Elk (TX)

FiberMark Lahnstein (Germany)

FiberMark (MA)

Filter Materials (WI)

Freudenberg (Germany)

H&V (MA)

Hangzhou (China)

Haskell (CT)

HOLLINGSWORTH & VOSE

Phone: 508-668-0295

Fax: 508-668-3557

E-mail: info@hovo.com

Web: www.hollingsworth-vose.com

Hollingsworth (Germany)

Japan Vilene (Japan)

Johns Manville (OH)

Johnston (AL)

Knowlton (NY)

Korma (Italy)

Lydall (CT)

Nu-Tex (NJ)

PGI (SC)

Pill-Nass. (Germany)

Polimeros (Mexico)

Royalin (Germany)

Shawano (WI)

Union Felt (Canada)

Wynne (PA)

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