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Roll goods producers listing.

3M Filtrete B.V.

Zoete Inval 6 4815 HK

Breda, 4815 HK

Tel: +31 (0)76 5301288

E-mail: jhaelsl@mmm.com

Contact: Jan Haels

Plant Location: Breda, The Netherlands

Brands: 3M, Filtrete

Applications: cabin air filters, automotive, prefilter applications, electronic devices, medical, vacuum cleaners, room

air cleaners

Nonwoven Processes: Electret split fiber making, carded webs needled or ultrasonically bonded, laminating, slitting

Action Nonwovens Co Ltd

Room 810, 8/F Vanta Ind. Centre

Kwai Chung, Hong Kong 852

Tel: 852-2462-6991

Fax: 852-2489-9500

Web: www.action.com.hk

E-mail: action@action.com.hk

Contact: Ken Co

Plant Location: Shenshen, China Brands: Action, NBI

Applications: Hospital and surgical, handbags and shoe linings, house-hold, toys, gift bags, agricultural applications

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond

Adepta S.A.

Chemin de la Poste 8

Founex, CH-1297 Switzerland

Tel: 41-22-776-6932

Fax: 41-22-776-6932

E-mail elinguri@hotmail.com

Contact: Edward Linguri

Plant Location: Zhongshan, Guangdong, China; Taoyuan, Taiwan

Brands: Evertex, Carina, Parasuede

Applications: Shoes, Furniture, Gloves

Nonwoven Processes: Spunlaced, Thermalbonded, Needlepunched

Advanced Fabrics (SAAF)

P.O. Box 1065

Al-Ahsa, 31982 Saudi Arabia

Tel: 966-3-532-4000

Fax: 966-3-532-4004

Web: www.saafnw.com

E-mail: saafmail@saafuw.com

Contact: Ian Disley

Plant Location: Ak- Ahsa, Saudi Arabia

Brands: Medalon; Medalon+; Medalon A

Applications: Medical and Hygiene markets

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, SMS and Treated SMS (Alcohol repellent/Antistatic) fabrics.

Aetna Felt Corporation

2401 West Emaus Avenue

Allentown, PA 18103

Tel: 610-791-0900

Fax: 610-791-5791

Web: www.aetnafelt.com

E-mail: snyderk@aetnafelt .corn

Contact: Kim Snyder, Sales

Plant Location: 2401 West Emaus

Avenue Allentown, PA 18103

Brands: STIX QUICK

Applications: Automotive, furniture, filtration vibration control, wiping, sound control, defense

Contact: Kim Snyder

Nonwoven Processes: slitting, die cutting, perforating, spooling, laminating (adhesive)

Ahlstrom

P.O. Box 329

Helsinki, 130 Finland

Tel: 358-10-888-0

Fax: 358-10-888-4709

Web: www.ahlstrom.com

E-mail nonwovens@ahlstrom.com

Contact: Francecsa Camerano, communication director nonwovens

Plant Location: Belgium; Brazil; China; Finland; France; Italy; Republic of Korea; Spain; Sweden;

UK; U.S.

Brands: Dextex, EasyLife, Hydraspun, Trinitex, Electrostat

Applications: Filtration; Food; Industrial; Medical, Wipes

Nonwoven Processes: Carded needlepunch; Carded resin bond; Carded spunlace; Hydrapsun; Paper processes; Finefiber; Nanofiber; Spunbond; Spunlace; Spunlace composites; Trinitex; Wetlaid; Various finishing treatments

See ad on page 9.

Akinal A.S.

Org.. Sanayi Boelgesi 6

TR-Baspinar, Gaziantep 27120

Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337-2060

Fax: 90-342-337-1925

Web: www.asnonwovens.com

E-mail muhittin@asnonwovens.com

Contact: Muhittin Erkent

Brands: AS Nonwovens

Applications: Hygien, wipes, artificial bandages, technical substrates Nonwoven Processes: Spunlace

Akmina Paz. A.S.

Organize Sanayi BSlgesi

16 Cad. No. 15 Kayseri

Kayseri, Turkey

Tel: 90-352-322 04 80

Fax: 90-352-322 04 90

Web: www.akmina.com.tr

E-mail: mkartal@akmina.com.tr

Contact: Mustafa Kartal,

Albaad Massuot Yitzhak Ltd.

D.N. Sde Gat

Massuot Yitzhak, Israel 79858 Tel:

972-8-8607-205

Fax: 972-8-8501-102

Web: www.albaad.com

E-mail: regev@albaad.com

Contact: Regev Shmuel

Applications: Wet Wipes

Nonwoven Processes: Chemical Bonding, Spunlace (plain, dyed, printed and embossed)

Albis SpA

SS 142 No 102

Roasio, 13060 Italy

Tel: 39 -0163-811-200

Fax: 39-0163-811- 300

Web: www.albisnw.com

E-mail landone.p@albisnw.com

Contact: Pietro Landone, Plant

Location: Italy--Germany--USA

Brands: Curatop--Curaback Curadis--Curalace

Applications: Hygiene--Industrial

Nonwoven Processes: resin bonded, air through bonded, spunbond, carded, thermal bonded

Aldine Technologies, Inc.

585 Industrial Road

Carlstadt, NJ 07072-1611

Tel: 201-935-1110

Fax: 201-935-5695

Contact: Peter Gould

Plant Location: Carlstadt, NJ

Brands: Aldex, Plexus, Screenwipe, Aldar

American Kynol, Inc.

427 Bedford Road, Suite 130

Pleasantville, NY 10570

Tel: 914-769-0101

Fax: 914-769-7004

Web: www.kynol.com

E-mail jhayes@kynol.com

Contact: Joseph S. Hayes, Jr.

Brands: Kynol

American Nonwovens Corp.

Columbus, MS 39704

Tel: 662-327-0745

Fax: 662-327-8317

Web: www.amerinon.com

E-mail info@Amerinon.com

Contact: Leigh McCulloch

Beaver Dam, KY, Vernon, AL

Brands: Latitude (needlepunch),

GenUS (spunbond)

Applications: Hygienic, medical, industrial, filtration, consumer, automotive, floor covering, specialty markets, FR, furniture and bedding Nonwoven Processes: needled, resin bonded, spunbond

Asahi Kasei Corp.

Nonwovens Division, Shin Diabiru

Bldg. 2-6, Osaka, 530-8205 Japan

Tel: 81-6-347-3111

Fax: 81-6-347-3077

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

Contact: M. Sate

Atex Inc.

2600 West Park Drive

Gainesville, GA 30504

Tel: 770-536-7272

Fax: 770-536-7246

Web: www.atex-spun.com

E-mail info@atex-usa.com

Contact: Luca DiBenedetto

Plant Location: GAlnesville, GA;

Milano, Italy; Borgo Ticino, Italy

Brands: AXAR

Applications: hygiene, filtration, upholstery, home textiles, building, laminates, packaging, decoration, wipes

Nonwoven Processes: composite fabrics, spunbond, melt blown

See ad on page 11.

Atex Srl.

Advanced Technological Extrusions

Settala, (MI) 20090 Italy

Tel: 39-02-95242-1

Fax: 39-02-95242-010

Web: www.atex-spun.com

E-mail info@atex-spun.com

Contact: Max Castellani

Brands: Axar

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

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded, spundyed, microfibers, composites, meltblown

See ad on page 11.

Aurora Specialty Textiles Group

911 North Lake Street Aurora, IL 60507

Tel: 828-459-9100

Fax: 828-459-2300

Web: www.auroratextile.com

Contact: Jeff Leagon

Autex

166 Barnfield Road,

West Heidelberg

Melbourne, 3081 Australia

Tel: 61-3-9457-6700

Fax: 61-3-9457-1020

Web: www.autex.com.au

Contact: Warrick Batt

Applications: insulation, filters, furniture wadding, quilting wadding, carpeting, wallcoverings

Avgol Nonwoven Industries

8 Hachortim Street

Holon, 58101 Israel

Tel: 972-3-550-3257

Fax: 972-3-556-2866

Web: www.avgol.com

E-mail nir@avgol.com

Brands: Primatex, Primacel

Applications: Diapers, hygiene, apparel, furniture, mattresses, filters, agriculture, building

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond, SMS

Bacon Felt

395 West Water Street

Taunton, MA 02767

Tel: 508-823-0791

Fax: 508-823-2855

Web: www.baconfelt.com

E-mail sales@baconfelt.com

Contact: William Founds Plant Location: Taunton, MA Brands: Paramount wool felt wheels

Applications: Felts Nonwoven Processes: Needled nonwoven polyester and pressed wool felts

Baftineh Nonwovens

No 23, 6th Alley

Teheran, Tehran 15146 Iran

Tel: 98-21-88515128

Fax: 98-21-88515091

Web: www.baftineh.com

E-mail info@baftineh.com

Contact: Mohammad Mohajer

Nonwoven Processes: Reicofil Production Technology

Bauer Industries

550 Stephenson Hwy

Troy, NY 48083

Tel: 248-577-1888

Fax: 248-577-0958

Web: www.bauer.ca

E-mail ejb@bauer.ca

Contact: E.J. Bauer

Plant Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Hildebrand, NC

Brands: Bauerite, BauerBond,

BauerLite, BauerTex,

Applications: Automotive &

Industrial insulation, NVH

Nonwoven Processes: Garnetted or

AirLayed, Thermal Bonding, Chemical Bonding, Mechanical Bonding

Bayteks Tekstil San. Ve Tic A.S.

2. Organize Sanayi

Gaziantep, 27120 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337-3030

Fax: 90-342-337-3035

Web: www.bayteks.com

E-mail: aykut@bayteks.com

Contact: Aykut Peltek

Brands: Baybond

Applications: Spunbonded

Nonwoven

Nonwoven Processes: Italian Technology by gun type drawing system

Beier Albany & Co., (Pty) Ltd.

P.O. Box 121

Pinetown, 03600 South Africa

Tel: 27-31-710-0400

Fax: 27-31-700-1598

E-mail: ostockl@beiersa.co.za

Contact: Otto Stockl

Plant Location: South Africa

Brands: Primatex, Primacel

Applications: Filtration Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched, thermal bonded

Bernard Dumas S.A.S.

P.O. Box 3, Rue de la Papeterie

Creysse/Bergerac, 24100 France

Tel: 33-55-3-232-105

Fax: 33-55-3-233-713

Web: www.bernard-dumas.com

E-mail: bdumas@bernard-dumas.fr

Contact: Thierry Touzeau

Plant Location: France

Brands: Dynaglass

Applications: high efficiency filter media

Nonwoven Processes: wetlaid

BFF Technical Fabrics

Bath Road

Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4NZ U.K.

Tel: 44 (0)1278 428500

Fax: 44-1278-429-499

Web: www.bff-technicalfabrics.co.uk

E-mail: carol.fishlock@ bff-technicalfabrics.co.uk

Contact: Andrew Brownlow

Plant Location: Bridgwater

Brands: Zeovate, Absorvate

Applications: Automotive, Medical, Filtration, Wipes, Interlinings

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

Bidim Geosynthetics S.A.S

BP 40080

Bezons Cedex, RIgion Ile-de-France

F-95873 France

Tel: 33-1-342-35391

Fax: 33-1-342-35370

Web: www.bidim.com

E-mail: info@bidim.com

Contact: Michel Haudrechy

Plant Location: Bezons

Brands: Bidim, Megadrain, Spacer, Rock

Applications: road and railway construction, hydraulic structures and tunnels, reinforced earthworks, drainage, landfills

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

Bonar Technical Fabrics

Industriestraat 39

Zele, belgium 09240 Belgium

Tel: 32-52-45-74-86

Fax: 32-52-45-74-95

Web: www.bonartf.com

E-mail: pgrimmelprez@bonartf.com

Contact: Phillipe Grimmelprez

Plant Location: Zele and Lokeren-Belgium

Brands: Bontec, Terrasafe, Bonar, NW, SNW, VNW

Applications: geotextiles

Nonwoven Processes: needlepunch, thermal bonded nonwovens for geotextilesand other technical applications

Bondex

Two Maxwell Drive

Trenton, SC 29847

Tel: 803-663-1922

Fax: 803-663-9626

Web: www.bondexinc.com

E-mail: info@bondexinc.com

Contact: Jay Nicholson

Applications: Industrial, Filtration, and electrical insulation

Nonwoven Processes: carded thermally bonded

Borkent BV

De Werf 16, AN Heerenveen

NL-8440 The Netherlands

Tel: 31-513-622-741

Fax: 31-513-627-306

Web: www.borkent.com

E-mail: borkent@borkent.com

Contact: Bram Van Schagen

Boyd Converting Company, Inc.

501 Pleasant Street

South Lee, MA 01260

Tel: 413-243-2200

Fax: 413-243-4460

Web: www.boydconverting.com

E-mail: bboyd@boydconverting.com

Contact: Stephen Boyd Plant Location: Rockleigh, NJ Brands: Z-Axis Highloft

Applications: Apparel, home furnishings, juvenile, filtration, bedding, shoulder pads, quilts, casket liners

Nonwoven Processes: Garnetted and bonded poly fiberfill

Buckeye Technologies, Inc.

1001 Tillman

Memphis, TN 38112

Tel: 901-320-8100

Fax: 901-320-8385

Web: www.bkitech.com

E-mail: info@bkitech.com

Contact: Michael Brown

Plant Location: Delta, British

Columbia; Gaston, NC; Steinfurt, Germany

Brands: Vicell, Vizorb, Cottonaire, Unicore, StreamLiner, Airspun

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

Nonwoven Processes: Airlaid

BWF America, Inc.

7453 Empire Drive, #340

Florence, KY 41042

Tel: 800-733-2043

Fax: 859-282-4555

Web: www.bwf-america.com

E-mail: cscoble@bwf-america.com

Contact: Clinton Scoble, Jr

Polyester, Polypropylene, PVC

Services: Sewing, Die Cutting

Carlee Corp.

28 Piermont Road

Rockleigh, NJ 07647

Tel: 201-768-6800

Fax: 201-768-7614

Web: www.carlee.com

E-mail: randyd@carlee.com

Contact: Randy Deitrick

Applications: Home furnishings, filtration, cushions,

Cerex Advanced Fabrics, Inc.

610 Chemstrand Road

Cantonment, FL 32533

Tel: 850-937-3321

Fax: 850-968-0688

Web: www.cerex.com

E-mail: tbackus@cerex.com

Contact: Tom Backus

Cleaver Associates, Inc.

950 West Valley Road

Wayne, PA 19087

Tel: 856-429-1051

Fax: 610-977-7404

E-mail: ddurkin@cleaverinc.com

Contact: Dennis Durkin Cleaver

Clopay Plastic Products Co.

8585 Duke Boulevard

Mason, OH 45040

Tel: 800-282-2260

Web: www.clopayplastics.com

Contact: Terri Grove

Colbond BV

P.O. Box 9600

Arnhem, 6800 TC The Netherlands

Tel: 31-26-366 2677

Fax: 31-26-366 5996

Web: www.colbond.com

Contact: J.N.A. van Boldrick

Plant Location: Arnhem (NL),

Asheville (USA)

Brands: Colback

Applications: nonwoven fleece

Colbond Nonwovens

P.O. Box 1057

Enka, NC 28728

Tel: 828-665-5000

Fax: 828-665-5005

Web: www.colbond-nonwovens.com

E-mail: colbondnonwovensusa@colbond.com

Contact: Greg Roscoe

Plant Location: Enka, NC

Brands: Colback spunbonded bicomponent fabrics, Easy Tuft

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

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded

Companhia Providencia

Av. Senador Salgado Filho 1/20

Curitiba, Parana 80215-270 Brazil

Tel: 55-41-332-2033

Fax: 55-41-332-7499

Web: www.providencia.com.br

E-mail: kami@providencia.com.br

Contact: Cleber dos Santos

Brands: Kami

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

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, SMS

Concert Airlaid Ltd.

1680 rue Atmec

Gatineau, Quebec J8P 7G7 Canada

Tel: 819-669-8100

Fax: 819-669-4060

Web: www.concert.ca

Contact: Ken Squires

Plant Location: Gatineau, Quebec

Applications: Feminine hygiene, adult incontinence, medical disposables, pre-moistened wipes, food packaging, filtration, industrial wipes

Nonwoven Processes: Latex bonded, thermal bonded and hybrid airlaid nonwovens

Concert GmbH

Am Lehmberg 10

Falkenhagen, 16928 Germany

Tel: 49-339-886-690

Fax: 49-339-866-911-1

Web: www.concert.de

E-mail: info@concert.de

Contact: Christof Bruhn

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

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

Conwed

2810 Weeks Avenue, SE

Minneapolis, MN 55414

Tel: 612-623-1700

Fax: 612-623-2500

Web: www.conwedplastics.com

E-mail: info@conwedplastics.com

Contact: Dick Lindmark

Crane & Co., Inc.

30 South Street

Dalton, MA 01226

Tel: 413-684-6271

Fax: 413-499-3713

Web: www.cranenonwovens.com

E-mail: nonwovens@crane.com

Contact: Cathleen Chittenden

Brands: Craneglass, Cranemat

Applications: filtration, electrical/thermal insulation

Nonwoven Processes: wetlaid

Creative Coatings Corporation

79 Technology Way

Nashua, NH 03060

Tel: 603-791-0137

Fax: 603-791-0209

E-mail: flocking@aol.com

Contact: Robert Borowski

Plant Location: Massachusetts

Brands: Flocked roll goods

Services: Flocking of all roll substrates

Crosspoint Fabrics

Mail Drop DY; PO Box 2128

Dalton, GA 30722-2128

Tel: 706-879-4055

Fax: 706-625-7608

Web: www.crosspointfabrics.com

E-mail: steve.magel@shawinc.com

Contact: Steve Magel

Plant Location: Dalton, GA

Calhoun, GA

Brands: Crosspoint, SkyLine

Applications: Matting, Flooring, Wallcovering, Transportation

Nonwoven Processes: cross-lapped, carded and structured non wovens piece goods and rolled goods

Daiwabo Company

Midosuji-Daiwa Building

Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0056 Japan

Tel: 81-6-6281-2414

Fax: 81-6-6281-2536

E-mail: n-kishimoto@daiwabo.co.jp

Contact: H. Katsuki

Nonwoven Processes: spunlaced

DaLian RuiGuang Nonwoven Group

No. 134 Xinmenwai Jinzhou District

Da Lian, Lian Ning, 116100 China

Tel: 86-411-87807442

Fax: 86-411-87804251

Web: www.rgjt.com

E-mail: drgxzb@163.com

Contact: Summer Liu

Danish Airlaid Technology

Egeskovvej 8

Horsens, DK-8700 Denmark

Tel: 45-76-90-11-90

Fax: 45-76-90-11-99

Web: www.airlaidtech.com

E-mail: contact@airlaidtech.com

Contact: Mogens Olesen

Plant Location: Horsens, Denmark

Applications: Food absorbers, incontinence, medical, Fem. Hy.

Dawson Textile Incorporated

1108 North O. Henry Boulevard

Greensboro, NC 27405

Tel: 336-273-3690

Fax: 336-274-2280

Web: www.dawsontextile.com

E-mail: sales@dawsontextile.com

Contact: Claude Dawson, President

Deerfield Urethane

8 Fairview Way

Deerfield, MA 01373

Tel: 413-665-7016, Ext 65

Fax: 413-665-6065

Web: www.deerfieldurethane.com

E-mail: jim.demary@bayerbms.com

Contact: Jim Demary, Directo

Plant Location: Whately, MA

Brands: Dureflex, Platilon

Applications: bonding and barrier layers

Nonwoven Processes: Flat die sheet, blown film--monolayer and coex, cast on carrier

Delaware Valley

500 Broadway, Lawrence, MA 01841

Tel: 978-688-6995

Fax: 978-688-5825

Web: dvc500.com

E-mail: pdimaggio@dvc500.com

Contact: Paul DiMaggio

Plant Location: Lawrence, Tewksbury, MA

Brands: Modabond

Applications: Industrial, medical, automotive, flooring

Nonwoven Processes: dry, needled, saturated, coated

DelStar Technologies, Inc.

601 Industrial Drive

Middletown, DE 19709

Tel: 302-378-8888 / 800-521-6713

Fax: 302-378-4482

Web: www.delstarinc.com

E-mail: info@delstarinc.com

Contact: Marjorie Wilcox

Plant Location: Middletown, DE

Applications: Filtration, Medical, Industrial, Textile, Food Service

Services: lamination, ultrasonic bonding

See ad on page 80-81.

Don & Low Ltd. Nonwovens

1 Glamis Road

Forfar, AL DD8 1EY U.K.

Tel: 44-1307-452-600

Fax: 44-1307-452-610

Web: www.donlow.co.uk

E-mail: nonwovens@donlow.co.uk

Contact: Steven McGilvray

Plant Location: Forfar, Scotland

Brands: Rooftx, Allershield, Aquashield, Groshield

Applications: Construction, agriculture, bedding, airline

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, lamination, topical treatments, printing

Dounor

Zone Industrielle 30-32

Neuville en Ferrain, 59535 France

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

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

Web: www.dounoncom

E-mail: sales.department@dounor.com

Contact: Hughes Cavrois

Plant Location: Neuville en Ferrrain (Lille)North of France

Brands: Dounorsoft, Hysoft, Induspun, T-Bond, Dounorlon

Applications: Hygiene; medical; industrial; agriculture; mattress bedding; roofing

Nonwoven Processes: carded thermal bonded, spunbonded, SMS, Fiber plant

DuPont

Rockland Run Building

Wilmington, DE 19880

Tel: 800-448-9835

Fax: 302-999-4135

Web: www.dupont.com

Plant Location: Richmond, VA; Luxembourg, Old Hickory, TN; Shanzhen, China; Usunomiya, Japan; Asturias, Spain

Brands: Tyvek, Sontara, Typar, Cambrelle, Xavan, Suprel, Softesse

Applications: construction, medical, protective apparel, cleanroom, absorbents, packaging, graphics, carpeting, envelopes, home furnishings, footwear

Nonwoven Processes: flashspun, spunlaced, spunbonded, needlepunched, thermal bonded

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

Brands: Sontara

Applications: PU and PVC substrate, footwear and shoe industry, wipes

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched and spunlaced

DuPont-Dayuan Non-wovens

Fabric Co., Ltd.

No. 6 Long Yaun Road

Mentougou, Beijing 102300

China

Tel: 86-10-698-035-94

Fax: 86-10-698 027-74

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

Contact: Belling Wei

Eagle Nonwovens, Inc.

10301 Lake Bluff Drive

St. Louis, MO 63123

Tel: 314-845-2600

Fax: 314-416-8700

Web: www.eaglenonwovens.com

E-mail: sales@eaglenonwovens.com

Contact: Robert Seidler, C.O.O.

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunch nonwovens (felt). Inline calendering, heat setting, singing, and glazing also available.

EAM Corporation

2075 Sunset Blvd.

Jesup, GA 31545

Tel: 912-588-2617

Fax: 912-588-1370

E-mail: lvenn@eamcorporation.com

Contact: Lori Venn

Plant Location: Jesup, GA

Brands: Novathin

Applications: feminine hygiene, adult incontinence, medical, food packaging, pet care

Nonwoven Processes: Kraft, Sulfite

Ecotextil s.r.o.

Hornatky 1, Neratovice 277 11

Czech Republic

Tel: 420-315-682-352

Fax: 420-315-682-351

Web: www.ecotextil.cz

E-mail: info@ecotextil.cz

Plant Location: Hornatky

Brands: Ecostar, Nicrovac

Applications: Sorbents, filters

Nonwoven Processes: meltblown, composites, SM, SMS, ultrasonic bonded, thermal bonded

Elk Specialty Fabric Technologies

202 Cedar Road

Ennis, TX 75119

Tel: 800-234-3210

Web: www.gaf.com

E-mail: susan.bailey@elkcorp.com

Contact: Susan Bailey

Brands: Versa Nonwoven Fabric Solutions, Ultra-Mat, Versashield

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

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid

Epitropic Fibres Ltd

Vale Mill Oakworth

West Yorkshire, UK BD22 OEBU.K.

Tel: 44 (0) 1536 640130

Fax: 44 (0) 1536 643605

Web: www.epitropicfibres.com

E-mail: ariley@epitropicfibres.com

Contact: Anthony Riley

Brands: Epitropic Fibres

Applications: Filtration media

Nonwoven Processes: Carbon impregnation

Eruslu Nonwovens Group

2, Organize Sanayi Bolgesi

Baspinar, Gaziantep 27010 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337 96 30

Fax: 90-342-337 92 68

Web: www.eruslutekstil.com

E-mail: eruslu@eruslutekstil.com

Contact: Nese Kayhan

Plant Location: Gaziantep, Turkey

Brands: Eng

Applications: Medical, hygiene, bedding, furniture, agriculture, geotextile

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond

eswegee Vliesstoff GmbH

Postfach 1529

Hof, 95014 Germany

Tel: 49-9281-49-174

Fax: 49-9281-49-150

Web: www.eswegee.com

E-mail: tec.nonwovens@eswegee.com

Contact: Detlev Kaeppel

Location: Hof, Mittweida, Germany; Lincolnton, NC

Brands: Zetabond, Zetafelt, Zetajet, Zetatherm, Zetastitch

Applications: Automotive, Construction, Filtration, Lamination, Hygiene, Sec. Carpet backings, Technical Tapes, etc.

Nonwoven Processes: drylaid staple fiber nonwovens

Excel Nonwovens

82 Boronia Street

North Albury, NSW 02640 Australia

Tel: 61-2-6025-8671

Fax: 61-2-6025-0129

Web: www.excelnonwovens.com.au

E-mail: rmckenna@excelnonwovens.com.au

Contact: Rod McKenna

Fa-Ma Jersey SpA

Via Settola, 22

Spedalino Asnelli, 51100 Italy

Tel: 39 0573 44541

Fax: 39-0573-534440

Web: www.famajersey.com

E-mail: info@famajersey.com

Contact: Marco Maranghi, Fibers

Used: Cotton, Polyester, Polypropylene, Rayon

Brands: Maspun, Microspun, Urethan

Applications: Hygiene, medical, cleaning filtration

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched, spunlaced, thermal bonded

Fibematics

3313 W. Stokely Street

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Tel: 215-226-0908

Fax: 215-223-7306

Web: www.fibematics.com

E-mail: paulg@fibemat.com

Fiber Bond Corporation

110 Menke Road

Michigan City, IN 46360

Tel: 219-879-4541

Fax: 219-874-7502

Web: www.fiberbond.net

E-mail: info@fiberbond.net

Contact: Rick White

Brands: Dustlok, Spor-Ax, PolyPerf, Ulok, AirKleen, UltraKleen, UltraStop, Pleat Killer

Fiber Dynamics

200 S. West Point Avenue

P.O. Box 1910, NC 27261

Tel: 336-886-7111

Fax: 336-886-7509

Web: www.fiberdyninc.com

E-mail: customerservice@fiberdyninc.com

Contact: John Carpitella

Plant Location: High Point NC

Applications: automotive, filtration. substrates, wiping, medical, facings, medical, packaging, home furnishings

Fiber Dynamics is a manufacturer of chemically bonded and point bonded engineered nonwoven fabrics. Specialty finishes, treatments and services further customize our products: thermoplastic adhesives, fire retardant, water repellent finishes, diecutting, slitting. We service diverse markets such as: automotive, filtration, wiping media, medical, packaging, home furnishings, appliance and duct facing, coating and lamination substrates.

FiberMark DSI

One Canal Street

West Springfield, MA 01075

Tel: 413-736-4554

Fax: 413-736-6630

Web: www.fibermark.com

Contact: Diane Goodwin

Plant Location: Brownville, NY; Lowville, NY; Johnston, RI; Reading, PA

Brands: Skivertex, Kivar, Hyflex, Pajco, Lexide

Applications: Decorative covering materials

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid

FiberMark Lahnstein

Auf Brahl 15-27

Lahnstein, 56112 Germany

Tel: 49-2621-1770

Fax: 49-2621-177-609

Web: www.fibermark-lahnstein.de

E-mail: lahnpaper@fibermark.de

Contact: Detlef Stoltefaut

Plant Location: Lahnstein, Germany

Brands: varitess, cuturon

Applications: technical coatings, wallcoverings

Fibertex A/S

2, Svendborgvej

Aalborg, DK-9220

Tel: 45-96-353-535

Fax: 45-98-158-555

Web: www.fibertex.com

E-mail: fibertex@fibertex.com

Contact: Michael Meulengracht

Plant Location: Denmark, Czech Republic, Malaysia

Brands: Fibertex, Compoflex, Comfortback, Fiberacoustic, Fiberforce, Fibergreen, Fibertex Patio, Fibertex Universal, Formtex, Matchback, Multigeo, Superflor, Supersorb, Two-in-One, Weedseal, Woodback

Applications: Automotive, Bedding, Building Industry, Compostites, Concrete, Filtration, Flooring, Furniture, Geotextiles, Home & Garden, Horticulture, Personal Care

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid needlepunch technology Spunmelt/spunbond technology (SMMS/SSMMS/SMMXS)

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Fiberweb Global Headquarters

1 Victoria Villas

Richmond-on-Thames, London TW8 2GW UK

Tel: 44 208 439 8310; Fax: 44 2086 053 810

Email: unitedkingdom@fiberweb.com

Fiberweb- Americas

70 Old Hickory Blvd

Old Hickory TN 37138

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

840 S.E. Main Street

Simpsonville SC 29681

Tel: 864-967-5677

Fax: 864-967-5674

Email: rdunleavy@fiberweb.com

Contact: Ray Dunleavy

Fiberweb--Asia Pacific

Room 2106-9, Two Chinachem Exchange Square

338 King's Road, North Point, Hong Kong

Tel: 852-2824-3118; Fax: 852-2620-5662

E-mail: mwong@fiberweb.com

Contact: Michael Wang

Fiberweb--Europe

Via Bologna 7, I--20060 Trezzano Rosa

Italy

Tel: 0039 02 90 999 1; Fax: 0039 02 90 999 400

E-mail: europe@fiberweb.com

Contact: Pieter Meijer

Plant locations: Green Bay, WI; Gray Court, SC; Griswoldville, MA; Queretaro, Mexico; Old Hickory, TN, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil; Simpsonville, SC; Washougal, WA, Norrkoping, Sweden; Peine, Germany; Berlin, Germany; Aschersleben, Germany; Konigswinter, Germany; Biesheim, France; Pontypool, UK; Trezzano Rosa, Italy; Terni d'Isola, Italy; Peregallo di Lesmo, Italy, Tianjin, China Joint ventures: Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia; Port Elisabeth, South Africa

Processes: airlaid, chemical bonded, thermal bonded, meltblown, sorbent composites, spunbond PE, PET, bicompanant, PLA Brand Names: Reemay, Starweb, AQF, Securon, Coronop, Terram, Typar, Softex, Sofspan, Webril, Biobarrier, Bidim, Linopore, Veraclean, Resolution, UltraFlo, Celestra, Excell, Ecofabrics Primary Applications: Construction and ground contact, consumer care, filtration, hygiene, medical and protective markets, industrial specialties, sorbent materials

Fibrofill Inc.

6295 Av. Durocher

Montreal, Quebec H2V 3Y8 Canada

Tel: 514-278-3622

Fax: 514-278-8522

Web: www.fibrofill.com

E-mail: moe@fibrofill.com

Plant Location: Montreal

Filter Fabrics

814 East Jefferson Street

Goshen, IN 46528

Tel: 574-533-3114; Fax: 574-533-1614

Web: www.filterfabricsinc.com

E-mail: ffab@npcc.net

Contact: Fred Abney, GM

Applications: medical, liquid filtration, gas filtration, technical applications, air filtration, FDA applications, dairy, food & beverage

Services: Industrial sewing and die cutting

Nonwoven Processes: Industrial sewing, die cutting, roll goods,

Filter Materials

1401 Ware Street, Waupaca, WI 54981

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

Web: www.filtermaterials.com

E-mail: sales@filtermaterials.com

Plant Location: Waupaca, WI

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

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid absorbent specialties

Filter Specialists, Inc.

P.O. Box 735

Michigan City, IN 46360

Tel: 219-879-3304

Fax: 219-877-0630

Contact: Carl Carlson

Plant Location: Michigan City, IN

Applications: Liquid and air filtration

Nonwoven Processes: Carded, needled, melt blown

Filzfabrik Fulda GmbH & Co.

Frankfurter Stra[??]e 62

Fulda, D-36035 Germany

Tel: 49-6-61-1010

Fax: 49-6-61-1-01-213

Web: www.fff-fulda.de

E-mail: Stefan.Poepper@fff-fulda.de

Contact: Popper Stefan

Plant Location: Fulda

Brands: Fifulon, Tamifelt

Applications: Filtration, automotive, floorcovering, technical applications, interlinings

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid, carded

First Quality Nonwovens, Inc.

80 Cuttermill Road

Great Neck, NY 11021

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

Web: www.fqnonwovens.com

E-mail: sales@fqnonwovens.com

Plant Location: Hazleton, PA

Applications: Hygiene, industrial, medical, filtration

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, SMS, melt blown

Fitesa SA Fitesa Fibras e Filamentos

Rua Paul Zivi, Gravatai, Rio Grande do Sul 94045-430 Brazil

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

Web: www.fitesa.com

E-mail: fitesa@fitesa.com.br

Contact: Herminio Freitas

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

Brands: Novotex, Novotex Soft, Novotex Bloc, Novotex Filter, Novotex Wraps, Novotex Stamp, Novotex Mantar, Novotex ZT, Novotex Stretch

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

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded, thermal bonded, melt blown, SMS

Foamex Technical Products

1500 East 2nd Street

Eddystone, PA 19063

Tel: 610-499-3727; Fax: 610-876-2341

Web: www.foamextechnicalproducts.com

Contact: John Gailbraith

Applications: consumer, medical, industrial

Formed Fiber Technologies Inc.

125 Allied Road

Auburn, ME 04211

Tel: 207-784-1144; Fax: 207-784-1123

Web: www.formedfiber.com

E-mail: salesmail@formedfiber.com

Contact: Marc Lachance

Brands: Con-form, Mat-form, Tara-Lock

Applications: automotive, marine

Nonwoven Processes: carding, needling, thermal forming

Foshan Nanhai Wonderful Nonwoven

Shateu, Jiujiang Town

Nanhai, Foshan, Guangdong 528208 China

Tel: 86-757-8691-0199

Web: www.chinanonwoven.com

Foss Manufacturing Company, LLC

11 Merrill Industrial Drive, P.O. Box 5000

Hampton, NH 03843

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

Web: www.fossmfg.com

E-mail: info@fossmfg.com

Contact: Mike DeGrace, President

Freudenberg Nonwovens

Weinheim, Germany

Web: www.freudenberg.de

Plant Locations: Weinheim, Germany; Neuenburg, Germany; Kaiser--slautern, Germany; Greetland, U.K.; Colmar, France; Barcelona, Spain; St. Omero, Italy; Cape Town, South Africa; San Martin/Buenos Aires, Argentina; Jacarei, Brazil; Suzhou, China; Changchun, China ; Nantong, China; Yang Mei Tao-Yuan, Taiwan; Tayuan, Taiwan; Durham, NC; Hopkinsville, KY and Pyungtaek, South Korea (Korea Vilene Company)

Nonwovens Processes: Drylaid staple fiber, wetlaid, spunbonded, meltblown, electrostatic spun microfiber, needlepunched, thermal bonded, chemical bonded, water entanglement

Brand Names: Vilene, Viledon, Vilmed, Pellon, MicronAir, Vlieseline, Vildona, Fliselina, Lutradur, Lutrasil, Evolon, Comfortemp, Novolon, Vitech, Celestia, Soundtex

Major Markets: Apparel interlinings, filtration, medical, protective clothing, automotive interior trim, electrical insulation, electrical specialties, home furnishings, industrial wipes, hygiene, shoe components, coating substrates, carpet backings, landscape fabrics, geotextiles, agriculture, furniture and bedding and industrial nonwoven specialties

Freudenberg Texbond LP

660 Allied Industrial Boulevard

Macon, GA 31206

Tel: 360-303-6513; Fax: 360-756-0384

Web: www.freudenberg.texbond.com

E-mail: jeffery@nas.com

Location of plants: Georgia, Italy, Russia, France, Poland

Contact: Jeffery Umberger

Brands: Texbond

Applications: Roofing, geotextiles

Nonwoven Processes: drylaid carded and/or needled and chemically bonded

Fritz Landolt AG

Bahnhofstrasse 35

Naefels, 8752 Switzerland

Tel: 41-55-618-5100

Fax: 41-55-618-5101

Web: www.landolt.com

E-mail: info@landolt.com

Contact: Irene Spalti

Plant Location: Naefels, Switzerland

Brands: Floorliner, Allstop, Textomus, Rugfix, Datex, Landolt-Geotextiles

Applications: Geotextiles, rug underlays, technical nonwovens, floor underlays, protective nonwovens

Fujian Nanfang Co.

Anfeng Bridge, Nanping City

Fujian Province, 353000

China

Tel: 86-59-9881-3217

Fytisa

Orient 78-84

Sant Cugat del Valles, E-08172 Spain

Tel: 34-93-583-18-10

Fax: 34-93-583-17-93

Web: www.fytisa.com

E-mail: oroma@fytisa.com

Contact: Oriol Roma

Plant Location: Solsona

Brands: Texfel, Texfel Style, Nexofelt, Texfel Grip

Applications: Automotive, Embroidery, Interlining, Decoration, Packaging, Industrial

Services: Coating, Printing, Cutting, Composites

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid, needlepunched

GE Energy

8800 East 63rd Street

Kansas City, MO 64133

Tel: 800-391-0696

Fax: 816-246-9592

Web: www.ge-energy.com

E-mail: sarah.gott@ge.com

Contact: Chris Kelle

Gelok International

P.O. Box 69

Pine Lake Industrial Park

Dunbridge, OH 43414

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

Web: www.gelok.com

Contact: Richard LaVoie

Plant Location: Dunbridge, Ohio

Brands: Gelok Thinsorb

General Nonwovens & Composites

2.Organize Sanayi Bolgesi Otoban Yolu No:4

Gaziantep, 27120 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337-4041

Fax: 90-342-337-4252

Web: www.generalnonwovens.com

E-mail: info@generalnonwovens.com

Contact: Dogan Mazicioglu

Plant Location: Gaziantep

Brands: AutoGen, FilterGen, HyGen, MediGen, TexGen, IndiGen, AgriGen

Applications: Automotive Industry, Filtration, Hygiene an Personal Care, Medical Media, Fabrics for Furniture, Industrial Applications, Agriculture and Landscaping

Services: Polyester and Polypropylene Spunbond Nonwoven Fabrics

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond

Georgia-Pacific Nonwovens Group

1919 S. Broadway

Green Bay, WI 54304

Tel: 920-438-2465

Fax: 920-438-4168

Web: www.gp.com

Plant Location: East Green Bay, West Green Bay, France, Italy

Brands: Airtex, Dritex

Applications: wet wipes, wiping, hygiene, tabletop, protective packaging, industrial products

Nonwoven Processes: airlaid, carded

Ginni Filaments

H-6, Sector-63

Noida, U.P. 201301 India

Tel: 91 (0120) 4058400

Web: www.ginnifilaments.com

Nonwoven Processes: spunlace

Grupo Industrial Catensa

Poligono Industrial Urvasa-Ampurdan 5

Santa Perpetua Moguda, Barcelona

08130 Spain

Tel: 34-93-5749920

Fax: 34-93-5602251

Web: www.catensa.es

E-mail: direccion@catensa.es

Contact: Enrique Villagrassa

Brands: Porofib, Flex-Xel, Marix-4, Poroflex, Flockfelt, Porofib

Applications: Automotive, bedding, furniture, insulation

Nonwoven Processes: airlaid, carded, needlepunched

Gulsan Sentetik Dokuma

Organize Sanayi Bolgesi 2.Cd No.18

Gaziantep, 27180 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337-3160

Fax: 90-324-337-1292

Web: www.gulsan-group.com

E-mail: mkuyucu@gulsan-group.com

Contact: Mehmet Kuyucu

Plant Location: Gaziantep

Brands: Goldenbond

Applications: Hygiene

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond

Hainan Xinlong Nonwovens

Industry Co., Ltd.

17F Dihao Bldg, Pearl River Plaza

Haikou, Hainan 570125 China

Tel: 86-898-6677-7448

Fax: 86-898-6676-7378

Web: www.xlwf.com

E-mail: scb@xinlong-nonwovens.com

Contact: Guo Kaizhu

Plant Location: Xinlong, China

Brands: Xinlong G&C, V-Guard

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

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

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 Capper

Plant Location: Stockport, Nottingham, Coventry, Castleton

Brands: Superfelt, Duon, Xavan

Applications: Furniture and bedding, filtration, automotive, protective clothing, floor covering

Services: Converting and distributing nonwovens and composites to non-hygiene markets throughout Europe

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, thermal bonded, composites

Hangzhou Advanced Nonwoven

No. 868 Moganshan Road

Hangzhou, China

Tel: 86-571-88171792

Fax: 86-571-88171791

Web: www.advanced-nonwoven.com

E-mail: jackzhang88@hotmail.com

Contact: Ke Zhang

Plant Location: Hangzhou, China

Brands: double ring

Applications: synthetic leather, medical, silk fiber nonwovens, filtration, household and hygiene

Nonwoven Processes: spunlaced, airlaid, carded, wetlaid

Hassan Group/Teksis A.S.

Hadimky Yolu, Sanbir Bulvari, Istanbul, 34900 Turkey

Tel: 90-212-886-5500

Fax: 90-212-886-5333

Web: www.teksis.com

E-mail: teksis@teksis.com

Contact: Ahmet Sisman

Brands: Class 4x4, Sirdas

HDK Industries, Inc.

100 Industrial Park Drive

Rogersville, TN 37857

Tel: 423-272-7119

Fax: 423-272-4532

Web: www.hdkind.com

E-mail: dave@hdkind.com

Plant Location: Rogersville, TN

Applications: Filtration, Medical, Hygiene, Home Furnishing, Specialty wipes, Packaging, Geotextiles

Nonwoven Processes: Carded

Hendrix Batting Co.

P.O. Box 7408

High Point, NC 27264

Tel: 336-431-1181

Fax: 336-431-5711

E-mail: leeh@northstate.net

Contact: Lee Hendrix

Plant Location: High Point, NC

Applications: furniture, bedding

Nonwoven Processes: garnetting, thermal bonding, needlepunch

Hildener Filz Produktion GmbH

Siemenstrasse 18-26

Hilden, 40721 Germany

Tel: 49-2103-750

Fax: 49-2103-75-250

Web: www.hildener-filz.de

E-mail: info@hildener-filz.de

Contact: Harry Newmann

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched, hydroentangled

Hof Textiles, Inc.

1968 Kawai Road

Lincolnton, NC 28092

Tel: 704-732-3525

Fax: 704-732-4123

Web: www.textilgruppehof.com

E-mail: michaelstark@hoftextiles.com

Contact: Michael Stark

Plant Location: Lincolnton, NC and Germany

Brands: eswegee

Applications: Automotive, apparel

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

Hollinee

28001 W. Concrete Drive

Ingleside, IL 60041

Tel: 815-759-1234

Fax: 815-759-1212

Web: www.hollinee.com

E-mail: dreaman@hollinee.com

Contact: David Reaman

Brands: Electrostat

Applications: 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

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

Hollingsworth & Vose

112 Washington Street

East Walpole, MA 02032

Tel: 508-850-2000; China: 86-512-6283-8918

Germany: 49-6467-801-4125

Fax: 508-668-3557

Web: www.hollingsworth-vose.com

E-mail: info@hovo.com

AMERICAS: Apizaco, Mexico, Corvallis, Oregon, East Walpole, MA, Easton, NY, Floyd, VA, Greenwich, NY, Hawkinsville, GA, West Groton, MA

EUROPE: Hatzfeld, Germany, Kentmere, UK, Winchcombe, UK

ASIA: Suzhou, China

Plant Location: East Walpole, West Groton, MA; Greenwich, Easton, NY; Floyd, VA, Hawkinsville, GA; Apizaco, Mexico; Winchombe, U.K.; Kentmere, U.K.; Hatzfeld, Germany, Corvallis, Oregon, Suzhou, China

Brands: Holltek, Stitchbackers, Hovofuse, EnergyGuard, Hovosorb, Nanoweb, Technostat, AlphaPerm, PurePerm, Hovoglass, AFN

Applications: air and liquid filtration-automotive, industrial, cleanroom, drinking water, HVAC, pool and spa, respirators, vacuum; Batter Products-valve regulated, lead acid, alkaline, manganee, nickel, cadmium, nickel metal hydride; Industrial Specialties-apparel,

Services: embroidery backing, home furnishings, wall coverings, window treatments; Engineered Composite Materials; Advanced Fiber Nonwovens

Hollingsworth & Vose Air

Filtration Ltd.

Waterford Bridge

Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9LN UK.

Tel: 44-1539-825-200

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

Web: www.hepair.com

E-mail: julie_hurney@huaf.co.uk

Contact: Julie Hurney

Plant Location: Kentmere, Cumbria

Brands: Technostat

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

Nonwoven Processes: Carded, needlepunched

Hollingsworth & Vose

Berleburger Strasse 71

Hatzfeld/Eder 1, D-35116 Germany

Tel: 49-6467-801-0

Fax: 49-6467-801-200

Web: www.binzer.de

E-mail: mail@binzer.de

Contact: Juergen Binzer

Plant Location: Hatzfeld

Brands: Microtex, AFM, HELP

Applications: Filtration (air, liquid, etc.)

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid

Ihsan Sons (Pvt.) Ltd.

8th Floor, City Tower A, Main

Boulevard, Gulberg I

Lahore, Punjab 54000 Pakistan

Tel: 92-42-5770411 to 15

Fax: 92-42-5770410

Web: www.ihsanpakistan.com

E-mail: bleach@ihsanpakistan.com

Contact: Moeen Naseer

Brands: Belcot

Applications: Medical, hygeine, cosmetic, wipes, healthcare, sanitary, etc.

Nonwoven Processes: spunlace

Importex of Athens Inc.

P.O. Box 175

Greensboro, GA 30642

Tel: 706-467-2106

Fax: 706-467-9264

E-mail: atm41@negia.net

Contact: Bo Grist

Plant Location: Tampere

Brands: Tamlon, Trinitex

Applications: Filtration, technical, wiping

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid

Industrial Cleaning Systems Inc.

500 South Main Street

Mauldin, SC 29662

Tel: 864-233-2225

Fax: 864-239-0492

E-mail: Tharris@industrialcleaningsystems.com

Contact: Travis Harris

Plant Location: Greenville SC

Nonwoven Processes: Ultrasonic

Spinnerette Cleaning Systems

Innovatec Microfibre Technology

Muhlheimer Strasse 26

Troisdorf, 53840 Germany

Tel: 49-2241-852-210

Fax: 49-2241-852-209

Web: www.melt-blown.com

E-mail: zentrabe@melt-blown.com

Contact: Jorg Fischer

Brands: Innoswiff

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

Nonwoven Processes: Melt blown

Inotex, Ltd.

Stef[??]nikova 1208

Dvur Kr[??]lovI NL, 544 28

Czech Republic

Tel: 420-499-320-140

Fax: 420-499-320-149

Web: www.inotex.cz

E-mail: inotex@inotex.cz

Contact: Jan Marek

Plant Location: Dvur Kralove

Applications: Coatings, finishing, textile auxiliary agents

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

Inotis

Z.I. Es-Senia

B.P. 62A

Oran, 31000 DZ

Tel: 33-14-268-5262

Fax: 33-17-270-5091

Web: www.inotis.com

E-mail: contact@dinotis.com

Contact: Bernard Kerstens

Plant Location: Oran, Algeria

Weight (min): 45 (gpsm)

Weight (max): 110 (gpsm)

Brands: Licial

Applications: surgical garments, low-lint industrial wiping

Intissel

B.P 107 Rue Jacquard

ZI de la Martinoire

Wattrelos Cedex, 59393

France

Tel: 33-0-3-20-11-60-50

Fax: 33-0-3-20-11-60-92

Web: www.intissel.com

E-mail: LCOGEZ@chargeurs-interlining.com

Isofilme Ind. Com. Plasticos

Aveida Marques de Sao Vicente; 121 Bloco B--7 Andar--Sala 704

Sao Paulo, 01139 Brazil

Tel: 55-11-3616-6701

Web: www.isofilme.com.br

ITP Sellars

808 Valley Avenue

Atglen, PA 19310

Tel: 610-593-5145

Fax: 610-593-7000

E-mail: dgoepel@sellarswipers.com

Contact: Richard Goepel

Brands: Context

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

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid

J.G. Thompson Enterprises

P.O. Box 1330

Ellenboro, NC 28040

Tel: 828-453-0909

Fax: 828-453-0034

E-mail: Thompson@RFCI.net

Services: Slitting and converting nonwoven rolls

J.H. Ziegler GmbH & Co. KG

Fabrikstrasse 2

Achern, 77855 Germany

Tel: 49-7841-2027-0

Fax: 49-7841-2027-99

Web: www.ziegler.eu

E-mail: info@ziegler.eu

Contact: Peter Hartwig

Plant Location: Achern, Germany and Babolna, Hungary

Brands: Hacosoft, Hacofill, Hacoloft, Hacolux, Hacoflex, Hacotex, Haco

Applications: automotive furniture (upholstery), fiber-reinforced plastics, construction

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid staple fiber

Jacob Holm Industries GmbH

Lettenweg 118

Allschwil, BL 04123 Switzerland

Tel: +41 61 485 5306

Fax: +41 61 485 5309

Web: www.jacob-holm.com

E-mail: S.Landon@jacob-holm.com

Contact: Stephen Landon

Plant Location: Germany, France, North Carolina

Applications: wipes

Nonwoven Processes: spunlace, needlepunch

Jakob Hardi AG

Koellikerstrasse 17

Oberentfelden, Aargau 05036

Switzerland

Tel: 41-62-737-7100

Fax: 41-62-737-7198

Web: info@haerdi.com

E-mail: ernst.honegger@haerdi.com

Japan Lutravil Co., Ltd.

Honmachi Takeda Building 6F

Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0056 Japan

Tel: 81-6-6243-1560

Fax: 81-6-6243-1565

E-mail: shishikura@jlcl.co.jp

Plant Location: Taiwan, ROC

Brands: Lutradur (polyester)

Applications: Tufted carpet primary and secondary backing, roofing substrate

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded

Japan Vilene Co., Ltd.

14-5, Soto-Kanda

Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8614 Japan

Tel: 81-3-3258-3334

Fax: 81-3-3258-3328

Web: www.vilene.co.jp

E-mail: m-kimura@vilene.co.jp

Contact: Noriake Sugimoto

Plant Location: Shiga, Tokyo

Brands: Vilene, Vi-Warm, Viledon, Vilotherm, Cumulass

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

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

Jilana

Maly Beranov

Jihlava 3, 586 03 Czech Republic

Tel: 420-66-731-3096-5

Fax: 420-567-310-068

Web: www.jilana.ji.cz

E-mail: jilana@jilana.ji.cz

Contact: Alois Kuchar

Plant Location: Jihlava, Czech Republic

Applications: Upholstery, clothing industry, shoes, filtration, geotexfiles, carpet

Nonwoven Processes: Needle-punched, carded, thermal bonded, strutotechnology

Jinjiang Xingtai Non-woven Products

Wuli Industrial Zone, Jinjiang City

Fujian Province, 362263 China

Tel: 86-595-8573-9680

Web: www.xingtai.en.alibaba.com

E-mail: xingtai999@hotmail.com

Johns Manville

717 17th Street; Denver, CO 80202

Tel: 800-654-3103

Fax: 303-978-3915

Web: www.jm.com

E-mail: zain.mahmood@jm.com

Contact: Zain Mahmood

Plant Location: Defiance, OH; Richland, MS; Bobingen, Germany; Berlin, Germany; Waterville, OH: Wertheim, Germany

Brands: Dura-Glass, Elasti-Glass, Dura-Veil, Vitron, EcoMat, Delta-Aire, Microaire, Microstrand, Dynaweb

Applications: Air and liquid filtration, sorbents, acoustical, industrial, medical, mist elimination, coalescers

Nonwoven Processes: Melt blown, polyester spunbond, airlaid glass, polypropylene and polyester melt-blown, wetlaid glass

Kasbar National Industries, Inc.

370 Reed Road, Suite 200

Broomall, PA 19008

Tel: 610-544-7117

Fax: 610-544-9799

Web: www.kasbarnational.com

Contact: Jeffrey Shapiro

Plant Location: Columbia, TN

Applications: Batting, felts, home furnishings, healthcare, crafts

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunching

Kem-Wove

10530 Westlake Drive

Charlotte, NC 28273

Tel: 704-588-0080

Fax: 704-588-9239

Web: www.kemwove.com

E-mail: ssklow@kemwove.com

Applications: Filtration, medical, apparel, industrial, insulation, incontinence, furniture, acoustics, marine, molding,

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

Kimberly-Clark

Roswell, GA 30076

Tel: 770-587-8104

Fax: 770-587-7241

Web: www.kcnonwovens.com

Contact: J.C. Sneyd

Kimberly-Clark Australia Pty.

Nonwoven Group

Milsons Point, 02061 Australia

Tel: 61-2-9963-8033

Fax: 61-2-9922-1225

Web: www.kcc.com

E-mail: cjsearle@kcc.com

Contact: Colin Searle

Plant Location: Albury, Australia

Brands: Evolution

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

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, Meltblown, SMMS, SSMMS

KNH Enterprises

27F No. 456 Sec. 4 Sinyi Road

Taipei, TW 11052 Taiwan

Tel: 886-2-2345-9909

Fax: 886-2-2345-6299

Web: www.knh.com.tw

E-mail: knh@knh.com.tw

Contact: Kevin Chen

Plant Location: Taiwan; Shanghai

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

Applications: Feminine hygiene porducts, disposable baby diapers, wet wipes

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

See ad on page 79.

Kolon Chemical

Kolon Tower, 10th Floor, 1-23

Byulyang-Dong, Kwacheon City

Korea

Tel: 82-2-3677-6120

Fax: 82-2-3677-6191

Web: www.kolonchemical.co.kr

E-mail: newkid@kolon.com

Contact: Sung Gu Cho

Komitex JSC

ul. 2-ya Promyshlenaya, 10

Syktyvkar, Komi Republic 167983

Russia

Tel: 82-12-28-65-10

Fax: 82-12-286-560

Web: www.komitex.rn

E-mail: market@komitex.ru

Contact: Victor Pchounetlev

Plant Location: Komi Republic, Russia

Brands: Geokom, Asselur

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

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid

Konus Konex D.O.O.

Mestni trg 18

Slovenske, Konjice SL-3210

Slovenia

Tel: 386-3-757-3100

Fax: 386-3-575-4368

Web: www.konuskonex.com

E-mail: info@konuskonex.com

Contact: Ales Grily

Plant Location: Konjice, Slovenia

Brands: Silon, Kofil, Tipi Top

Applications: Filters, cleaning cloths, synthetic leather, conveyor belts, webs

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

Korea Vilene Co., Ltd.

(Member Freudenberg Nonwoven Group)

886-1, Yangko-ri

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

Plant Location: Pyungtaek (Korea)

Brands: Vilene, Vildona, Viledon, Soundtex, Xetex, Throtex, Xetlon

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

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid

Kuraray Co.

Kuraflex Sales Department II

Kita-ku, Osaka 530-8611 Japan

Tel: 81-6-6348-2213

Fax: 81-6-6348-2239

Contact: Yasurou Aradia

Plant Location: Okayama-shi; Saijo-shi

Brands: Kuraflex, Microflex (MB)

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

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

Plant Location: Shiga (Ritto, Kawase)

Brands: Bonden, Kurelock, Dynac

Applications: Geotextiles, automotives, industrial, agricultural, medical, apparel

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched, resin bonded, thermal bond, spunbond

Kurt Nonwoven

2 O.S.B. Baspinar, 27120 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-3374570

Fax: 90-342-3374579

Web: www.kurtnonwoven.com

E-mail: kurt@kurtnonwoven.com

Contact: Mesut Kurt

Plant Location: Gaziantep/TURKEY

Brands: Wolfbond, Agriwolf

Applications: Automotive, Filter, Agriculture, Hygiene, Bed and Furniture, Interlining, Covering, Pocket Spring, Medical, Backing, Packing

Nonwoven Processes: SS

KX Industries, L.P.

269 South Lambert Road

Orange, CT 06477-3502

Tel: 203-799-9000; 800-462-8745

Fax: 203-799-7000

Web: www.kxindustries.com

E-mail: salesadv@kxindustries.com

Brands: MATRIKX, PLEKX

Applications: Air Filtration, Water Filtration

Lantor BV

P.O. Box 45 Veenendaal, 3900AA

The Netherlands

Tel: 31-318-537-111

Fax: 31-318-537-399

Web: www.lantor.nl

E-mail: info@lantor.nl

Plant Location: Veenendaal, The Netherlands, Haibach, Germany

Brands: CondenStop, Coremat, Finishmat, Soric

Applications: cable, composites, construction, packaging, automotive, labels systems

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

Lantor U.K.

73 St. Helens Road

Bolton, BL3 3PR U.K.

Tel: 44-1204-855-000

Fax: 44-1204-617 22

Web: www.lantor.co.uk

E-mail: jscott@lantor.co.uk

Plant Location: Bolton, U.K.

Brands: Lantor Formflex, Lantor C-Knit, Lantor Equaliser

Applications: Advanced Wound Management, Orthopaedics

Lentex SA

ul. Powstancow 54

Lubliniec, PL 42-701 Poland

Tel: 48-34-3515600

Fax: 48-34-3515601

Web: www.lentex.com.pl

E-mail: nonwoven@lentex.com.pl

Applications: Technical, hygiene, garments, automotive, furniture filling, filtration

Libeltex

Marialoopsteenweg 51

Meulebeke, 08760 Belgium

Tel: 32-51-42-68-00

Fax: 32-51-42-67-00

Web: www.libeltex.com

E-mail: libeltex@libeltex.com

Contact: Philippe DeMunter

See ad on page 89.

Linotec Development GmbH

Daimlerstrasse 3

Aschersleben, 06449 Germany

Tel: 49-3473-889-0

Fax: 49-3473-889-199

Web: www.linotec.com

E-mail: info@linotec.com

Brands: Corolight, Corolind, Linosoft, Linopore, Linokraft

Applications: hygiene, medical, industrial, protective clothing, construction, agriculture

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded, stretching

Lydall Inc.

One Colonial Road

Manchester, CT 06045

Tel: 800-365-9325

Web: www.lydall.com

E-mail: info@lydall.com

Contact: David Freeman

Brands: Manniweb, Manniglas, Cryotherm, Lytherm, LydAir, LyPore, ActiPure, CRS-Wrap, Cryolyte

Applications: Air and Liquid Filtration, Thermal Insulation, Cryogenic Insulation, Appliance, Building Products

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid, Meltblown

LymTech Scientific

60 Depot Street

Chicopee, MA 01013

Tel: 413-592-4111

Fax: 413-592-4112

Web: www.lymtech.com

E-mail: LTinfo@lymtech.com

Contact: William Lynch

Magic Srl

Via Sempione 104/A-B

Oleggio, 28047 Italy

Tel: +39 0321 94100

Fax: +39 0321 93125

Web: www.magicsrl.com

E-mail: info@magicsrl.com

Contact: Massimo Torresani

Magis Srl

Via Ponte Cerretano 35

Cerreto Guidi, 50050 Italy

Tel: 39-0571-607-701

Fax: 39-0571-607-740

Web: www.tigiltape.it

E-mail: marco.dellavecchia@tigiltape.it

Brands: Tigil tape

Applications: Diapers

Main SpA (Multilayer Absorbent

Innovative Nonwoven

Z.I. Valbasento-Isola 258

Pisticci Scalo (MT), 75010 Italy

Tel: 39-0835-461411

Fax: 39-0835-461422

Web: www.mainspa.com

E-mail: info@mainspa.com

Contact: Giuseppe Pompilio

Brands: Medicare, Softcare, Supersoftcare, Swap, Airnet, Foodpeck, Softpeck

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

Nonwoven Processes: Multibonded/thermal bonded airlaid

Marling Industrial Felt

Stanley Mill

Gloucestershire, GL10 3HQ U.K.

Tel: 44-1453-824-444

Fax: 44-1538-387350

E-mail: sales@marling.co.uk

Plant Location: U.K.

Applications: Filtration media

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched

Matador Converters Co., Ltd.

270 Louvain O/W

Montreal, Quebec H2N 1B6

Canada

Tel: 514-389-8221

Fax: 514-389-3010

Web: www.matador.ca

E-mail: astrauss@matador.ca

Contact: Allan Strauss

Plant Location: Montreal, Quebec; Winnipeg, Manitoba

Brands: Bondilene, Dacron, Trevira, Duraflex, Earthwrap, Geomat, MaxSoft II, Powderfill Thermolite

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

Nonwoven Processes: Resin and thermal bonding, carded, airlaid, needlepunched, densifying Composits of all above

McAirlaid's Vliesstoffe GmbH

Kirchplatz 7

Steinfurt, NRW 48565 Germany

Tel: 49-2552-933-40

Fax: 49-2552-933-420

Web: www.mcairlaids.com

E-mail: mail@mcairlaids.com

Contact: Alexander Maksimow

Plant Location: Heilbad, Heiligenstadt

Brands: SuperCore, McAirlaid's

Applications: Personal hygiene, food packaging applications, medical and filtration purposes

Nonwoven Processes: Airlaid

Merino Pty

25 Boden Road

Seven Hills, NSW 2147 Australia

Tel: 61-2-9838-7211

Fax: 61-2-9838-7029

Web: www.merinoptyltd.com.au

Milyon, S.A. de C.V.

Canela 480

Mexico DF, 08400 Mexico

Tel: 5255-9151-890

Fax: 5255-5650-5237

Web: www.milyon.com.mx

E-mail: hmenache@milyon.com.mx

Plant Location: Mexico City, Mexico

Brands: Interlon, Intersil, Pellon, Curamex

Applications: Medical, Industrial, Wipes

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

Mitsui Chemicals Inc.

Kasumigaseki Bldg.

Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6070 Japan

Tel: 81-3-3592-4060

Fax: 81-3-3592-4211

Web: www.mitsui-chem.co.jp

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

Brands: Syntex, Tafnel

Applications: Sanitary, household, agriculture, geotextile

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, melt blown

Mogul Nonwovens

2. Organize Sanayi Bolgesi

Baspinar, Gaziantep 27120 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337-1499

Fax: 90-342-337-1413

Web: www.mogulsb.com

E-mail: mogul@mogulsb.com

Contact: Serkan Gogus

Plant Location: gaziantep turkey

Brands: Agrimol, Q-Wick, Motex, Mopet, Hi-Pro, Ultrabond, Microfil, ultracam, pixel, multiplex, rainbow, integra

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

Nonwoven Processes: polypropylene spunband, polyester spunbond (point and flat bond), melt blown, offline SM and SMS

Monadnock Nenwovens LLC

Pocono Mountains Business Park

Mt. Pocono, PA 18344

Tel: 570-839-9210

Fax: 570-839-8840

Web: www.mpm.com

E-mail: khayward@mpm.com

Contact: Rowland Griffin

Plant Location: Mount Pocon PA

Applications: filtration, face mask,acoustic/thermol insulation

Services: Calendering

Nonwoven Processes: melt blown, combining media, calendering

Monarch Textiles

209-C W. Crowther Ave.

Placentia, CA 92870

Tel: 714-577-9088; Fax: 714-577-9089

Web: www.monarchtextiles.com

Contact: John Armour

Mytrex Industries, Inc.

75, Lin 8; Hsin-Wu, Taoyuan County

Taiwan ROC

Tel: 886-3-486-1317; Fax: 886-3-486-1318

Web: www.mytrex.com.tw

E-mail: mytrex@ms15.hinet.net

Contact: Bob Tseng

Brands: Micozy, Mytrex, Megair, Coolanter, Oil-cleaner, Silent, SERCell

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

Nan Liu Enterprise

No. 88, Bii Shiow Road

Kaosiung 825, 82509 Taiwan

Tel: 886-76-11-66-16

Fax: 886-76-11-02-31

Web: www.nanliu.com.tw

E-mail: nanliu@ms47.url.com.tw

Nanhai Wonderful Nonwoven Co., Shigang Industrial Zone

Nanhai, Guangdong 528208 China

Tel: 86-7578-6910199; Fax: 86-7578-6916230

Web: www.chinawoven.com

E-mail: deng@chinawoven.com

Contact: Weixiong Deng

Plant Location: Shatou Town, Nanhai City, Guangdong, China

Brands: Wonderful

Nonwoven Processes: PP, spunbonded nonwoven

Nanning Qiaohong New Materials

China-Asean Economic Zone

Guangxi, China

Tel: 86-77-16-30-56-48; Fax: 86-77-16-30-56-49

Web: www.qiaohong-airlaid.com

E-mail: salesdep@qiahong-airlaid.com

National Nonwovens

P.O. Box 150; Easthampton, MA 01027

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

Web: www.nationalnonwovens.com

E-mail: sales@nationalnonwovens.com

Contact: A.J. Centofanti

Plant Location: Easthampton, MA

Nonwoven Processes: Needled and chemically bonded nonwovens

National Wire Fabric Inc.

P.O. Box 159; Star City, AR 71667

Tel: 870-628-4201; Fax: 870-628-3700

Web: www.nationalwirefabric.com

E-mail: sales@nationalwirefabric.com

Contact: Mike Maguire

Plant Location: Star City, Arkansas Stockbridge, Georgia Pine Bluff, AK

Brands: ArmorPress; CorruDri; ArmorCloth;

Applications: Glass Mat; Diaper/Disposables

Ness Disposables

P.O. Box 3019; Asheville, NC 28802

Tel: 800-438-3893; Fax: 828-274-0000

Web: www.slosman.com;

E-mail: joy@slosman.com

Contact: Joy Wells

Ningbo City Qixing Nonwovens

Zhangqi Town Industry

Cixi, Ningbo, Zhejiang 315313

Tel: 86-138-0666-8463

Fax: 86-574-6374-0408

Noam Urim Enterprises Ltd.

Kibbutz Urim-D.N.

Negev, 85530 Israel

Tel: 972-8-9920525

Fax: 972-8-9920596

Web: www.noam-urim.com

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

Contact: Rony Baruch

Brands: DuPont performance insulation: Dacron

Applications: 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, NH

Tel: 905-669-5513 x231

Fax: 905-669-6587

Web: www.nolarindustries.com

E-mail: traponi@nolarindustries.com

Contact: Anthony Raponi

Plant Location: Concord, Ontario

Applications: Automotive, furniture and bedding, medical, filtration

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded

Norafin

Tel: 41 61 485 53 00 or

Web: www.norafin.com

E-mail: info@norafin.com

Nonwovens Processes: spunlace

Nordenia Deutschland Gronau

Joebuesweg 11

Gronau, 48544 Germany

Tel: 49-2862-919-110

Fax: 49-2571-918-190

Web: www.nordenia.com

Contact: Georg Baldauf

Plant Location: Gronau, Germany

Applications: diapers, hygiene items

Northeastern Nonwovens, Inc.

7 Amarosa Drive

Rochester, NH 03867

Tel: 603-332-5900

Fax: 603-332-5933

Web: www.nenonwovens.com

E-mail: smorin@nenonwovens.com

Contact: Sean Morin

Plant Location: Rochester, NH, Utica, NY

Applications: Industrial and automotive filtration, vinyl substrates, composite materials, mechanical felts

Norville Industries, Inc.

P.O. Box 608

Dalton, GA 30722-0608

Tel: 706-278-2303

Fax: 706-226-7519

Web: www.norvilleindustries.com

E-mail: cathyamos@norvilleindustries.com

Contact: George Thomas

Plant Location: Dalton, GA

Novita SA

Dekoracyjna 3

Zielona Gora, 65-722

Tel: 48-68-4561303

Fax: 48-68-4561380

Web: www.novita.com.pl

E-mail: novita@novita.com.pl

Brands: Novitex, Geon, Softwalk

Applications: wipes (wet and dry), substrates

Novoflor Raumtextil GmbH

Schachermayerstr. 20

Linz, A-4021 Austria

Tel: 43-732-6982-0

Fax: 43-732-6982-5619

Web: www.novoflor.at

E-mail: office@novoflor.at

Contact: Hansjorg Jilka

Plant Location: Linz, Austria

Brands: Novoflor, Hygrostop, Hydrofelt, Drainfelt, Novoflor top, Safecoat

Applications: Automotive, geosynthetics, geocomposites, floorcoverings

Nonwoven Processes: Needled

Nu-Tex Styles, Inc.

285 Davidson Avenue, Suite 104

Somerset, NJ 08873

Tel: 732-748-9370 / 732-485-5456

Fax: 732-748-9483

Web: www.nu-tex.com

E-mail: howard@nu-tex.com

Contact: Howard Bromwich

Plant Location: Benson, NC; Wellsburg, WV

Ober S.A.

Av. Industrial Oscar Berggren

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

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

Ofertex

P.O. Box 30

Barkan, Israel 44820 Israel

Tel: 972-39-36-65-67

Fax: 972-39-06-82-96

Web: www.ofertex.com

E-mail: info@ofertex.com

Applications: Floor cloths, bath mats, home mats, geotextiles, cleaning products, cleaning cloths

Oji Kinocloth Co., Ltd.

1-10=7 Shinbashi Japan

Tel: 81-3-3572-1700

Fax: 81-3-3572-1711

Web: www.kinocloth.co.jp

E-mail: info@kinocloth.co.jp

Contact: Tsugio Egawa

Plant Location: IShizuioka-Ken

Brands: Palcloth, Hi-Cloth, B-Sap, TDE

Nonwoven Processes: airlaid

Orsa Srl

Via Ambrogio Colombo, 60

Gorla Minore, Varese I-21055 Italy

Tel: 39-0331-609-111

Fax: 39-0331-604-646

Web: www.orsa.it

E-mail: info@orsa.it

Contact: Stefano Merlotti

Plant Location: ORSA--Gorla Minore (Italy) ORMA--Pisticci Scalo (Italy) ORSA MOTO--Ozorkow (Poland)

Brands: Jettex, Nuage, Microjet, Prima, Orlux, Orfelt, Conform, Poliform, Resinform, Multiform

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

Nonwoven Processes: Spunlaced, needlepunched, impregnated non-wovens

ORV Manufacturing S.p.A.

Via Postumia 1

Carmignano di Brenta, (Padova)

35010 Italy

Tel: 39-049-942-1600

Fax: 39-049-942-1777

Web: www.peruzzoindustries.com

E-mail: info@peruzzoindustries.com

Contact: Ezio Bertoncello

Plant Location: Carmignano di Br., Grantorto, Fontaniva.

Brands: Valproof, Valtherm, Valcomfort, Valtech, Valfort, Valsystem, Vellotex

Overseas Nonwovens, Ltd.

50 Brite Avenue

Scarsdale, NY 10583

Tel: 914-725-3000

Fax: 914-472-4787

Web: overseasnonwoven@aol.com

E-mail: overseasnonwoven@aol.com

Contact: Alfred Fields

Oxco Incorporated

P.O. Box 33462

Charlotte, NC 28233

Tel: 704-333-7514

Fax: 704-333-7517

Web: www.oxco.com

E-mail: emeier@oxco.com

Contact: Erich Meier

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond, needlepunch, spunlaced, chem bond

Pacon Corporation

River Mill Industrial Complex

River Street, Dock # 6

North Grosvenordale, CT 06255

Tel: 860-923-2100

Fax: 860-923-2161

Web: www.paconcorporation.com

E-mail: athompson@paconcorporation.com

Contact: Andrew Thompson

Plant Location: North Grosvenordale, CT

Nonwoven Processes: Contract Slitting, Spooling, Traverse Winding and General Converting for the Trade

Pantex International

S.S.17 Zona Industriale

Sulmona (Aq), 67039 Italy

Tel: +39 (0)864 25021

Fax: +39 (0)864 250222

Web: www.pantexglobal.com

E-mail: info@pantexglobal.com

Contact: Piero Angeli

Plant Location: Sulmona (Aq) Italy

Applications: Hygiene (sanitary napkins, diapers, panty liners, incontinence), wet and dry wipes,

Pegas Nonwovens

Znojmo, 669 04 Czech Republic

Tel: -768-515-262-411

Fax: 768-515-262-511

Web: www.pegas.cz

E-mail: horse@pegasas.cz

Contact: Frantizek Rezac

Plant Location: Bucovice, Primetice, Czech Republic

Brands: Pegatex, Pegas Agro, Pegatex Micro, Pegas MB, Pegatex, Bico

Applications: Hygiene, agriculture, furniture, building, healthcare, filtration, sorbents

Nonwoven Processes: Composites, spunbonded, melt blown

Peplos Nuove Lavorazioni Tessili

Via Bettinelli 8

Castellanza, (VA) 21053 Italy

Tel: 39-0331-50-43-11

Fax: 39-0331-50-39-68

Web: www.peplos.it

E-mail: info@peplos.it

Contact: Ciro Massaro

Brands: Butterfly

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

Nonwoven Processes: Drylaid

Phoenix Fabrikations BV

Phoenix is one of the major European exporters of Nonwoven fabrics (ISO 9001:2000). The product range includes Microfilament (0.15 dtx) for technical and speciality wiping applications, Spunlace (plain, embossed and apertured) for wet wipes, dry wipes and medical applications, Airlaid paper for wet and dry wipes.

P.O. Box 62

Cuijk, NL 5430 The Netherlands

Tel: 31-485-31-3222

Fax: 31-485-32-1948

Web: www.phoenixfabrikations.com

E-mail: sales@phoenixfabrikations.com

Contact: Edwin de Koning

Plant Location: Cuijk, The Netherlands

Brands: Zorbex, Hygi-Zorb, MediZorb, Pular, M-Zorb

Applications: Industrial and speciality wiping, hygienic disposables, medical disposables, consumer wipes, technical textiles

Services: Converters of nonwovens for industrial and household wiping, medical and hygienic disposables, slitting and folding facilities

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

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

Palo Cuarto 213

Colonia Michoacan

Leon, Guanajuato, CP 37240Mexico

Tel: 52-477-710-9710

Fax: 52-477-716-7538

Web: www.polimeros.com

E-mail: camarena@polimeros.com

Contact: Pedro Camarena-Torres

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

Applications: Shoe components, filtration, interlinings, roofing, apparel, coated fabric backings, synthetic leather, geotextiles, shoe linings, wet wipes, dry wipes, automotive

Polymer Group, Inc.

9335 Harris Corners Parkway

Charlotte, NC 28269

Tel: 704-697-5100

Web: www.polymergroupinc.com

E-mail: CallahanC@pginw.com

Contact: Customer Service

Plant Location: NLittle Rock&Rogers, AR, Gainesville, GA, Guntown, MS, Kingman, KS, Landisville, NJ, Benson&Mooresville, NC, Clackamas, OR, Clearfield, UT, Waynesboro,VA, Buenos Aires, Magog&NBay, Canada, Nanhai, Cali, Bailleul, Neunkirchen, San Luis Potosi, Cuijk, Molnlycke

Brands: APEX, Agribon, All Day, Every Day, Aquapex, Chix, Chux, Comfortlace, DuraWipe, DuraWipe Xtra, Duralace, Durapex, Empact, Fresh Guy, Kiara, Masslinn, MediSoft, Quix, Poly-Breathe, PolySafe, Stretch N'Dust, Worxwell Applications: Hygiene-Topsheet, Sublayer, Backsheet, Elastomerics. Industrial-Agricultural, Automotive, Home Furnishings, Building/Construction, Filtration. Medical-Gown, Drape, Wound Care, Accessories. Wipes-Clean Room, Foodservice, Home Care, Jan-San, Personal Care.

Nonwoven Processes: Carded Technologies--Spunlace, Apex, Resin Bond, Thru-Air Bond, Thermal Bond, Fusible Fiber Pulp, Entangled Fiber Pulp. Spunmelt Technologies--Spunbond, Meltblown, Spunbond Composites, Meltblown Composites. Film Technologies--LACE, Reticulon, Lamin

Polyvlies Technischer Nadelfilz

Rodder Str. 52

Horstel-Bevergern, 48477 Germany

Tel: 49-5459-93100

Fax: 49-5459-9310-50

Web: www.polyvlies.de

E-mail: info@polyvlies.de

Powertex Nonwovens

Room 1804-6, Seasons Building,

138 Qianjiang Road

Hangzhou, 310016 China

Tel: 86-571-8724-4248

Fax: 86-571-87244255

Web: www.power-tex.cn

E-mail: powertexnonwoven@gmail.com

Contact: Lynda Huang

Plant Location: Hangzhou City, China

Brands: POWERTEX

Applications: leather substrate, wipe, automotive

Precision Custom Coatings LLC

200 Maltese Drive

Totowa, NJ 07512

Tel: 973-890-3873

Fax: 973-785-8180

Web: www.pcc-usa.com

Applications: 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, wipes, protective apparel, odor and oil absorbents Nonwoven Processes: Chemical bonding, thermal bonding, saturated bonding, needlepunched, hot melt adhesive coating, paste dot, powder scatter-sinter coating, laminating, spray coatings

Propex Inc.

6025 Lee Highway, Ste 425

P.O. Box 22788

Chattanooga, TN 37422

Tel: 423-892-8080

Fax: 423-899-5005

Web: www.propexinc.com

Contact: Ed Merchlinsky

Applications: Geosynthetics, industrial, filtration, consumer, automotive, bedding, flooring, specialty markets

Punzonados Sabadell, S.L.

Apartado de Correos, 339

Sabadell, Barcelona, 08203 Spain

Tel: 34-93-727-4141; Fax: 34-93-727-4628

Web: www.punsa.com

E-mail: punsa@punsa.com

Contact: Estel Aldaz

Plant Location: Barcelona, Spain

Brands: Durotex

Applications: Geotextiles, fireproof, protection

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched

Purification Products

Reliance Works, Saltire Road

Shipley, BD 18 3HL U.K.

Tel: 44-(0)1274-530-155; Fax: 44-(0)1274-580-453

Web: www.purification.co.uk

E-mail: sales@purification.co.uk

Contact: Barry Moakes

Brands: Odasorb, Odasorber

Applications: Purification, Cleaning and deodourising

Resintex Industriale Srl.

Galleria Buenos Aires, 16

Milano, I-20124 Italy

Tel: 39-0229-401-672

Fax: 39-0229-405-143

Web: www.resintex.com

E-mail: resintex@resintex.com

Contact: Moni Matalon

Plant Location: Fizzonasco

Brands: Resintex

Nonwoven Processes: Chemical bonded, needlepunched, laminated nonwovens

Rexcell Tissue & Airlaid AB

Bengtsfors, SE 66625 Sweden

Tel: 46-531-72800

Fax: 46-531-61529

Web: www.rexcell.se

E-mail: info@rexcell.se

Plant Location: Sweden

Applications: hygiene and sanitary products, wet wipes, industrial wipes, table top

Nonwoven Processes: latex and multibonded airlaid, tissue

Ritas Nonwoven A.S.

2 Organize Sanayi

Baspinar, 27100 Turkey

Tel: 90-342-337-9344

Fax: 90-342-337-9345

Web: www.ritas.com.tr

E-mail: eozlu@ritas.com.tr

Contact: Emin Ozlu

Plant Location: Gaziantep, Turkey

Brands: Ribond, Ripolbond

Applications: Printed fabrics, UV stabilized fabrics, technical applications

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond

RKW Ace SA

Rue de Renory 499

liege, Liege 04030 Belgium

Tel: 32-04-349-86-65

Fax: 32-04-349-86-60

Web: www.rkw-ag.com

E-mail: patricia.featherstone@be.rkwag.com

Contact: Patricia Featherstone

Plant Location: Liege, Belgium

RKW AG Rheinische

The RKW Group is one of the leading European manufacturers of high-quality plastic films and nonwovens made from polyethylene and polypropylene. The company employs over 2500 people at 19 locations worldwide and achieved a turnover of around 637 million [euro] in the 2006 business year. RKW offers a wide range of different film and nonwoven products to the Hygiene and Medical business sector. Please contact us: www.rkw-ag.com.

Kunststoffwerke

Horchheimer Str. 50

Worms, 67547 Germany

Tel: 49-6241-3001-0

Fax: 49-6241-3001-77

Web: www.rkw-ag.com

E-mail: info@rkw-ag.com

Contact: Frank Priessdorf

Plant Location: RKW Gronau, RKW Hydrospun,

Brands: APTRA, HYFOL

Applications: hygiene, medical and industrial

Nonwoven Processes: cast and blown films, perforated films, spunbonded and carded nonwovens, ultrasonically bonded composites, inline and offline printing (up to 8 colours), glue lamination, thermo lamination, extrusion coating

RKW Gronau

Rheinische Kunststoffwereke

Doppelstr. 16

Gronau, 48599 Germany

Tel: 49-2562-710-0

Fax: 43-2562-710-219

Web: www.rkw-gronau.de

E-mail: frank.priessdort@rkw-ag.com

Plant Location: Gronau

Applications: Hygiene, medical, industrial

Nonwoven Processes: carded, spunbonded, ultrasonic bonded

Rontex America, Inc.

One Caldwell Drive

Amherst, NH 03031

Tel: 603-883-5076

Fax: 603-880-6033

E-mail: nonwoven@umich.edu

Plant Location: Amherst, NH, USA

Applications: Structured Carpet Nonwoven Processes: Needled, flat, seamless, endless tubular and structured

Royalin GmbH

Waldshuter Straasse 12

Laufenburg, 79725 Germany

Tel: 49-7763-938-90

Fax: 49-7763-938-925

Web: www.royalin.de

E-mail: info@royalin.de

Brands: Royalin

Applications: filtration, cosmetics, automotive

Nonwoven Processes: Wetlaid

Rumpel Felt Co., Ltd.

60 Victoria Street, North

Kitchener, N2G 4G8 Canada

Tel: 519-743-6341

Fax: 519-743-6641

Web: www.rumpelfelt.com

E-mail: info@rumpelfelt.com

Applications: Industrial Shoe/Automotive/Equestrian

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunching, traditional pressed felt making

Sage Products, Inc.

3909 Three Oaks Rd.

Cary, IL 60013

Tel: 815-455-4700

Fax: 815-444-5710

Web: www.sageproducts.com

Applications: Medical, Personal Hygene, Filtration, Acoustical, Wipes, Industrial

Services: narrow width slitting Nonwoven Processes: Carded, Needlepunch

Saint-Gobain Technical Fabric

1795 Baseline Road

Grand Island, NY 14072

Tel: 716-775-3900

Fax: 716-775-3901

Web: www.sgtf.com

Contact: Kimberly Wasikowski

Plant Location: Albion, New York

Brands: Bayex

See ad on page 83.

Sandler AG

P.O. Box 1144

Schwarzenbach/Saale, Bavaria 95120

Germany

Tel: 49-9284-60-0

Fax: 49-9284-60-205

Web: www.sandler.de

E-mail: Ulrich.Hornfeck@sandler.de

Contact: Ulrich Hornfeck

Plant Location: Schwarzenbach/Saale, Germany

Brands: Sawafill, Sawabond, Sawaflor, Sawalux, Sawaloft, Sawavlies, Sawatex, Sawatex TriLace, Sandler-fiberskin, Sandler-fibercomfort, Sawagrow, Sawasorb, Sawascreen, Sawaform, Sawadry, Sawaflex, Sawaloom, Sandler unico, Sawasoft, Sandler Sports

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

Nonwoven Processes: Waddings and drylaid nonwovens, thermal bonded, crosslapped carded air through, crosslapped carded needlepunched, melt blown, spunlaced, thermal laminating, hot melt laminating, coating, printing, embossing

Saudi German Co. for Nonwoven Products

P.O. Box 3319

Al-Khobar, 31952

Tel: 966-3-812-2111

Fax: 966-3-812-1333

Web: www.sgn.com.sa

E-mail: malharbi@sgn.com.sa

Contact: Mohammad Alharbi, President

Plant Location: Saudi ArabiaEastern Province

Applications: Hygiene, medical, agriculture, furniture and industrial

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond and SMS

Scandinavian Nonwoven AB

Alevagen 1

Kristianstad, S-291 62 Sweden

Tel: 46-44-203960

Fax: 46-44-203969

Web: www.nonwoven.se

E-mail: ulf@nonwoven.se

Contact: Ulf Georgson

Scotia Company

358 Lincoln Street

Lewiston, ME 04240

Tel: 207-782-3824

Fax: 207-777-5451

Web: www.stitchbond.com

E-mail: prlibbey@gwi.net

Contact: Paul Libbey

Plant Location: Lewiston, ME

Applications: Laminate/saturate base; FR; headlinings; filters

Nonwoven Processes: Stitchbonding

Sellars

6540 North Industrial Road

Milwaukee, WI 53223

Tel: 414-353-5650

Fax: 414760-7659

Web: www.sellarswipers.com

E-mail: dgoepel@sellarswipers.com

Contact: Richard Goepel

Plant Location: Milwaukee, WI and Atglen, PA

Applications: Wipes, Absorbents,

Filtration, other

Shalag Industries, Ltd.

Kibbutz Shamir

Upper Galilee, 12135 Israel

Tel: 972-4694-7856

Fax: 972-4694-9728

Web: www.shalag.co.il

E-mail: shalag@shalag.co.il

Contact: George Levy

Plant Location: ISRAEL x 4 lines

Brands: TABtex, SABtex, SBC, Applications: Aquisition Distribution Layer, Cover, Backsheet, Dry &Wet Wipes, Industrial

Nonwoven Processes: Carded, Thermal bonded, Through Air Bonding

Shamp Deng Enterprise Co.

No. 333, Lane 90, Fu Kuo Road

Taoyuan, 330

Taiwan

Tel: 886-3-3025-5303

Shangdong Helon Comfortable

Nonwovens

Yangzi Town, Hanting District

Weifang, Shandong 261108

China

Tel: 86-53-6757-6828

Shawano Specialty Papers

W7575 Poplar Road

Shawano, WI 54166

Tel: 715-526-2181

Web: www.shawanospecialtypapers.com

E-mail: ssp@littlerapids.com

Contact: Jeremy Roemer Plant Location: Shawano, WI Brands: Ultrabond

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

Nonwoven Processes: wetlaid

Sheng Hung Industrial Co., Ltd.

No. 116, Hou Kang Street

Shih-Lin District, 111 TW

Tel: 886-2-288-278-22

Fax: 886-2-288-278-29

Web: www.shi.com.tw

E-mail: shi01@ms14.hinet.net

Contact: Raymond Tsai

Brands: shi

Applications: interlining, printing, accessory, medical, as backing for embroidery, wrapping, agriculture, filter

Shinih Enterprise Co., Ltd.

5F, No. 107, Sec 1

Pan-Chiao City, Taipei Hsien

Taiwan

Tel: 886-2-29646088

Fax: 886-2-29645898

Web: www.shinih.com.tw

Contact: Gabbana Yang

Plant Location: Taiwan, China, Thailand, Vietnam, Los Angeles

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

Shinwa Corp.

249 Mendori

Shikokuchuo City, Ehime 799-0113

Japan

Tel: 81-896-58-1100

Fax: 81-896-58-1106

E-mail: info@shinwacorp.co.jp

Contact: Kazuhisa Inoue

Plant Location: Ehime and Kagawa, Japan

Brands: Haibon, Superlace

Nonwoven Processes: Spunlaced, resin bonding, thermal bonding, spunbonded

Soft N.W. Srl.

Via Piave, 5

Cerreto Castello, (Biella) 13852

Italy

Tel: 39-015-882-200

Fax: 39-015-882-135

E-mail: lannibale@softnw.com

Contact: Lorenzo Annibale

Plant Location: Cerreto, Castello, Italy

Applications: Hygiene, medical, upholstery, bedding, agriculture, coating substrates

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond

Softbond S.A.

Calle 2 Lote 11, Frac. VIII

Pilar, Buenos Aires 01629

Argentina

Tel: 54-2322-463366

Fax: 54-2322-463399

Web: www.softbond.com.ar

E-mail: mfernandez@softbond.com.ar

Contact: Miguel Fernandez

Nonwoven Processes: spunbonded

Sogetec SpA

Via Orobori 41

Vigevano, 27029

Tel: 39-0381-697360

Fax: 39-0381-697643

Web: www.sogetecspa.com

E-mail: massimiliano.armirotti@sogetecspa.com

Contact: Massimiliano Armirotti

Plant Location: Cormons, Italy

Brands: Nuera, Flytex

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

Sorbent Products Co., Inc.

645 Howard Avenue

Somerset, NJ 08873

Tel: 732-302-0080

Fax: 732-302-0969

Web: www.sorbentproducts.com

E-mail: info@sorbentproducts.com

Contact: Mark Johnson

Plant Location: Somerset, NJ

Brands: SPC oil sorbents, MRO plus, UXT, Universal plus sorbents, Oil plus, SXT

Applications: Sorbents and wipes Nonwoven Processes: Melt blown

Southeast Nonwovens, Inc.

102 Industrial Park Lane

Clover, SC 29710

Tel: 803-222-5711

Fax: 803-222-5718

Web: www.southeastnonwovens.com

E-mail: snielsen@southeastnonwovens.com

Contact: Steven Nielsen, President

Plant Location: Clover, SC

Southern Felt Company, Inc.

1695 Edgefield Road

North Augusta, SC 29860

Tel: 803-663-6693

Fax: 803-663-3000

Web: www.southernfelt.com

E-mail: sales@southern felt.com

Contact: Danny Grover

Plant Location: North Augusta, SC.

Brands: Microfelt, Fiberlox, CheckStatic, Compo-Density

Applications: Air and liquid filtration, mechnical felt, laundry felt, business machine felt

Nonwoven Processes: needlepunch

Southern Wipers

P.O. Box 5555

Asheville, NC 28802

Tel: 800-438-6926

Fax: 800-494-7377

Web: www.slosman.com

E-mail: joy@slosman.com

Specialized Industries Company

P.O. Box 154

Amman, 11118 Jordan

Tel: 962-6-4790030-43

Fax: 962-6-4790044

Web: www.spic-nonwovens.com

E-mail: sales@spic-nonwovens.com

Contact: Firas Haddad

Spilltech Environmental

Tel: 800-228-3877

Fax: 770-410-1812

Web: www.spilltech.com

E-mail: sueg@spilltech.com

Contact: Susan Saylor

Nonwoven Processes: meltblown

Spunbond Div. Unitika Ltd.

4-1-3, Kyutaromachi

Chuo-ku, Osaka, 541-8566 Japan

Tel: 81-6-6281-5362

Fax: 81-6-6281-5750

Web: www.unitika.co.jp

E-mail: hr-onozato@unitika.co.jp

Contact: Hiroyuki Onozato

Plant Location: Okazaki, Japan; Tarui, Japan

Brands: Marix, Cottoace, Nyace, Eleves, Terramac

Applications: Carpet backing, geotextiles, agriculture, cable wrapping, cosmetics, wipes

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbonded, spunlaced

Spunchem Africa (Pty) Ltd.

22, Burnside Drive, Mount

Edgecombe, Kwazulu Natal

04300 South Africa

Tel: 27-31-5023209

Fax: 27-31-5023157

Web: www.spunchem.com

E-mail: enquiries@spunchem.co.sa

Plant Location: Durban, South Africa

Brands: Twin Trac

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond

N.R. Spuntech Industries

P.O. Box 3328

Upper Tiberias, 14133 Israel

Tel: 972-4-673-2360

Fax: 972-4-673-2368

Web: www.spuntech.com

E-mail: sales@spuntech.com

Plant Location: Israel, U.S.A.

Applications: Wipes, hygiene, medical, industrial and home, filtration Nonwoven Processes: Spunlace, spunlace/airlaid

Stellar Films Group

Gate 6, Tilburn Road

Deer Park, 03023 Australia

Tel: 61-3-9361-8260

Fax: 61-3-9363-1271

Web: www.stellarfilmsgroup.com

Suominen Nonwovens Ltd.

Suominen Nonwovens develops and manufactures nonwoven roll goods for the world's leading producers of wiping, hygiene and wound care products. In the European market, Suominen has a significant share in producing nonwovens for all of its product lines, sales outside Europe mainly go to North America.

P.O. Box 25

Nakkila, 29251 Finland

Tel: 358-10-214-500

Fax: 358-10-214-5510

Web: www.suominen.fi

E-mail: henri.laitervo@suominen.fi

Location: Nakkila, Finland

Brands: Fibrella, Biolace, Novelin Applications: Wet and dry wiping, hygiene, wound care

Nonwoven Processes: Carded, spunlaced, thermal bonded

See ad on page 75.

Superior Fabrics Co., Inc.

1541 N. Powerline Road

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Tel: 954-975-8122

Fax: 954-975-2938

Web: www.superiorfabrics.com

E-mail: fabrics@superior fabrics.com

Plant Location: Pompano Beach, FL

Brands: Supreme, Eagleguard

Applications: Home Furnishings, Industrial, Roofing, Interlinings, Medical, Coating & laminating

Nonwovens Processes: Stitchbonding, needlepunched

Superior Felt & Filtration

28001 W. Concrete Drive

Ingelside, IL 60041

Tel: 800-255-3358

Fax: 815-759-1212

Web: www.superiorfelt.com

E-mail: fporto@superiorfelt.com

Contact: Frank Porto

Plant Location: Ingleside, IL

Technical Absorbents Ltd.

Technical Absorbents Ltd. (TAL) manufactures the Oasis PolyAcrylate Super Absorbent Fibre (Oasis SAFA[R]) at its U.K. production site. TAL is owned by Bluestar Fibres Ltd. The business portfolio of TAL is comprised of the production and direct sale of Oasis SAFA[R], together with toll manufacture and sale of nonwovens, yarns, woven fabrics and finished consumer products, all containing the Oasis SAFA[R]. Some application areas for TAL are: Hygiene and Medical products; Food Packaging (Oasis SAFA[R] is regulated by the U.S. FDA for use as a fluid absorbent in food contact materials); Swellable Cable Yarns and Tapes.

P.O. Box 24

Great Coates

Grimsby, DN31 2SS U.K.

Tel: 44-1472-244408

Fax: 44-1472-244266

Web: www.techabsorbents.com

E-mail: dave.hill@techabsorbents.com

Contact: Dave Hill

Applications: food packaging, cable, hygiene, medical wound care

Nonwoven Processes: SAF manufacture--dry spun

Technische Textilien Lorrach

GmbH & Co., KG.

Teichstrasse 56 Lorrach, 79539

Germany

Tel: 49-7621-4022-0

Fax: 49-7621-4022-47

Web: www.ttl.de

E-mail: webmaster@ttl.de

Contact: Thomas Lais

Techtex GmbH Vliesstoffe

Viersener Strasse 18

Mittweida, 09648 Germany

Tel: 49-3727-953-0

Fax: 49-3727-953-23

Web: www.texitilgruppehof.com

E-mail: malivlies@techtex.com

Contact: Katrin Teumer

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

Nonwoven Processes: Stitchbonding (Malimo--Technology)

Tefisa

Ctra. Piera-Sant Sadurni

Piera, Barcelona E-08784 Spain

Tel: 34-93-770-60-60

Fax: 34-93-770-60-62

Web: www.tefisa.com

E-mail: tefisa@cecot.es

Contact: D. Oriol Roma Trigo

Brands: Tefim

Applications: Medical, automotive, filtration, electronics, abrasives, wood, decorations

Nonwoven Processes: Carded Chemical bonded

Teksis

Cakmakli Mah. Hadimkoy yolu

No:58 Kirac

Buyukcekmece Istanbul, 34500

Turkey

Tel: +90 212 8865060

Fax: +90 212 8865070

Web: www.hassangroup.com

Tencate Geosynthetics Austria

Schachermayerstr. 18

Linz OOE 04021 Austria

Tel: 43-732-6983-0

Fax: 43-732-6983-5353

Web: www.polyfelt.com

E-mail: service@polyfelt.com

Terram Ltd

Mamhilad

Pontypool, Gwent NP4 OYR U.K.

Tel: 44-1495-767-405

Fax: 44-1495-762-393

Web: www.terram.com

E-mail: info@terram.co.uk

Contact: Dave Riddell

Plant Location: Pontypool, U.K.

Brands: Terram, Filtram, Melfab, Roofstat, Tera-Firma, Terramgrid, ParaDrain, Patiopartner, Terram Cellular Systems, root guard

Applications: geocells, radar detectables, geotextiles, construction, geosynthetics, filtration, air filtration, flower wrap, landscape fabrics,

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond

Tessiture Pietro Radici SpA

Via Ugo Foscolo, 152

Gandino, 24024 Italy

Tel: 39-035-715-411

Fax: 39-935-715-715

Web: www.tessitureradici.com

Plant Location: Gandino, Italy

Brands: DYLAR

Applications: Hygiene, Roofing, Medical, Furniture, Agriculture, Automotive, Filters, Coating

Nonwoven Processes: spunbond

Tex Tech Industries

105 N. Main Street

North Monmouth, ME 04265

Tel: 207-933-4404

Fax: 207-933-9255

Web: www.textechindustries.com

Contact: Shirley Ashton

Plant Location: N. Monmouth, ME; Bangkok, Thailand

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

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

Texband SpA

Via Fornaci 15/17

Rovereto, (TN) 38068 Italy

Tel: 39-0464-481-811

Fax: 39-0464-433-366

Web: www.texbondspa.com

E-mail: mottes@texbondspa.com

Contact: Alessandro Mottes

Brands: Ultratex, Hybond, Agribond, Proteus, Ultrabond, BM Top

Applications: Hygiene, Furniture, protective clothing, agriculture, roofing, filtration, customized laminates, composites

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond

Texel

Texel, a division of ADS Inc., is one of North America's leading manufacturers of needle-punched nonwoven fabrics for technical use. Their specialized products have been employed by American and European markets since 1967. The structure of Texel rests on its seven distinct platforms, wipes, absorbents, sportswear, industrial products, geotextiles, agrotextiles and filtration.

485 Des Erables

Beauce, G0S 2J0 Canada

Tel: 418-387-5910

Fax: 418-387-4326

Web: www.texel.ca

E-mail: info@texel.ca

Contact: Josee Dionne

Brands: Hydro-Switch, Thermofit, Tex-R, Summumtex, Tribo, Compostex, Isolotex

Applications: wipes, absorbents, sportswear, industrial products, geotextiles, agrotextiles and filtration

Nonwoven Processes: Needlepunched

Texnovo SA

Travessera de Gracia, 73-79 5>>

Planta

Barcelona, Catalu-a 08006 Spain

Tel: 34-93-207-73-15

Fax: 34-93-207-70-59

Web: www.texnovo.com

Brands: Texpun, Reicrop

Applications: Bedding, industrial white and colors, agricultural, hygienic

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond Reicofil

Texsus SpA Soc. Unipersonale

Via Livornese di Sopra 82

Pistoia, 51013 Italy

Tel: 39-0572-480-41

Fax: 39-0572-480-4360

Web: www.texsus.it

E-mail: texsus@texsu.it

Contact: Claudio Giacometti

Brands: Wipex, Acquitex, Absortex, Multitex, Softex

Applications: Baby diaper, feminine hygiene, adult and light incontinence, house and industrial cleaning, wet and dry wipes

Nonwoven Processes: drylaid carded, airthroughbonded, foam bonded, pilot line

Textisol

Industria 10

Cocentaina, Alicante, Spain 03820

Tel: 34-965-59-04-12

Fax: 34-965-59-24-03

Web: www.textisol.com

Thai Hygienic Products Co., Ltd.

437 Silom 7

Bangrak, Bangkok 10500

Thailand

Tel: 662-233-3495-8

Fax: 662-236-7767

Web: www.thaihygienic.thailand.com

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

Contact: Paisan Jeyasak

Plant Location: Samutprakarn, Thailand

Applications: Sanitary napkins, baby diapers, etc.

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

Thantex Specialties, Inc.

P.O. Box 3000

Arden, NC 28704

Tel: 800-821-0994

Fax: 828-687-8763

Web: www.thantex.com

E-mail: jbennett@thantex.com

Contact: Jeffrey Bennett

Tharreau Industries

Z.I. de la Pierre Blanche

Chemille, 49120 France

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

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

Web: www.tharreau-industries.com

E-mail: tharreau@tharreau-industries.com

Contact: M. Vincent

Brands: Dutexim, Caplex, Filtra, Aquadim

Nonwoven Processes: Needling, hydroentangling

The Felters Group

5965 Highway 221

Roebuck, SC 29376

Tel: 864-576-7900 / 8008457596

Fax: 864-574-5235

Web: www.felters.com

E-mail: joem@felters.com

Contact: Joe Moon

Brands: Fiberloc, Blindloc, Firmaflex, Sleep Safe

Applications: 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

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

The Smith Family

2 Birmingham Avenue

Villawood, NSW 02163 Australia

Tel: 61-2-9754-6315

Fax: 61-2-9728-3381

Web: www. smithfamily.com, au

Contact: Fiona Gollan

Nonwoven Processes: carded, needlepunched

Tianjin Teda Filters

South Yinhe Road

Tianjin, Tianjin 300400 China

Tel: 86-22-26-91-23-30

Fax: 86-22-26-39-29-50

Web: www.tedafilters.com

E-mail: tedafilters@163.com

Contact: Eric She

Brands: TEDA

Applications: Respirator, Vacuum bag, Air Filter, Liquid Filter, Interlining for Garments

Nonwoven Processes: Meltblown & Needlepunch

Toom Tekstiil

Kauba Str. 9

Viljandi, Estonia 71020 Estonia

Tel: 372-6 278 000

Fax: 372-6 278 045

Web: www.toomtekstiil.ee

E-mail: riho@toomtekstiil.ee

Contact: Riho Uusm.e

Plant Location: Viljandi, Estonia Tallinn, Estonia

Applications: technical, wipes, furniture, bedding

Nonwoven Processes: needlepunch, thermal bonding, (viljandi plant) carding, highloft structural heat bonding (Tallinn plant)

Toray Industries

6-20 Dojima

Osaka, 530-8222

Japan

Tel: 81-6-7688-3426

Fax: 81-6-6452-3805

Web: www.toray.co.jp

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

Contact: Seiji Date

Plant Location: Shiga, Japan

Brands: Axtar

Applications: Geotextiles, filters

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond

Toray Saehan

17 Floor, LG Mapo Building

Kongdug-Dong, Mapo-Gu, Seoul

127-721 Korea

Fax: 82-2-3279-1415

Contact: H.D. Lee

Plant Location: Korea, China

Applications: hygiene

Nonwoven Processes: spunmelt

Toyobo

2-8 Dojima Hama 2-chome, Kita-ku

Osaka, 530-8230

Japan

Tel: 81-6-6348-3363

Fax: 81-6-6348-3400

Web: www.toyobo.co.jp

E-mail: homepage_sb@toyobo.jp

Plant Location: Turuga, Iwakuui

Brands: HEIM Spunbond, ecule, Volans

Applications: Roofing, geotextiles, automotive, industrial, agricultural, medical, apparel

Nonwoven Processes: Spunbond

Tredegar Film Products

Plant Locations: North America (Lake Zurich, IL; Pottsville, PA; Red Springs, NC; Terre Haute, IN), The Netherlands (Kerkrade), Hungary (Retsag), Italy (Roccamontepiano), Brazil (Sao Paulo), China (Guangzhou), Putuo (Shanghai)

Processes: Apertured films and laminates, breathable films, elastic film and laminates, apertured nonwoven, cast films, blown films, Coex films.

Brand names: ComfortQuilt apertured nonwoven topsheet, ComfortAire activated laminate, FabriFlex elastic laminates, StretchTab laminates, AquiDry transfer layer family, AquiSoft apertured nonwoven transfer layer, GuardDog laminates, UltraMask, ForceField

Applications: Components used in feminine hygiene products, baby diapers and adult incontinence products, protective apparel, retail apparel, medical, food preservation, construction/durable, surface protection, packaging and specialty.

1100 Boulders Parkway

Richmond, VA 23225

Tel: 804-330-1888

Fax: 804-330-1400

Web: www.tredegarfilm.com

E-mail: info@tredegar.com

Location: Chieti, Italy Guangzhou, Peoples Republic of China Kerkrade, Holland Lake Zurich, USA Richmond, Virginia, USA

Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China Sao Paulo, Brazil

Brands: ComfortQuilt(TM) apertured nonwoven topsheet, ComfortAire(TM) activated laminate topsheet, FabriFlex(TM) elastic laminates, StretchTab(TM) Laminates, AquiDry(TM) transfer layer family, AquiSoft(TM) aperturend nonwoven transfer layer, GuardDog Laminates

Applications: Components used in feminine hygiene products, baby diapers and adult incontinence products; elastic components, protective apparel

Nonwoven Processes: Apertured, breathable, elastic, and embossed plastic films, specialty materials used primarily for personal and household care products and packaging and surface protection applications.

See ad on page 25.

Troika Technologies, Inc.

2938 State Hwy 42

Manitowoc, WI 54220-9722

Tel: 414-315-3500 / 920-758-2909

Fax: 920-758-2996

Web: info@troikaservice.us

Contact: James Westphal

Tudor Converted Products

Suite 203, 850 Straits Turnpike

Middlebury, CT 06762

Tel: 203 758-8888

Fax: 203-758-1440

E-mail: Ricktcp@sbcglobal.net

Contact: Richard Cuminale

Plant Location: Summerville, SC

Turati Idrofilo

Via 1 Maggio 242

Luserna S. Giovanni, Torino

10062 Italy

Tel: +39 0121 955501

Fax: +39 0121 955519

E-mail: info@turati-idrofilo.com

Contact: Erika Favero

Brands: cotton

Nonwoven Processes: Visit our website

www.turati-idrofilo.com

TWE Group

Poststr. 29

Dierdorf, 56264 Germany

Tel: 49-2689-92-0

Fax: 49-2689-92-6110

Web: ww.TWE.de

E-mail: info@TWE.de

Contact: Michael Haddon

Brands: Paratherm, Paraskin, Paramoll, Paraprint, Parabond, Paradur, Parafil, Paraform Applications: Filtration, coating substrates, hygiene, automotive, conveyor belts

Nonwoven Processes: Needled, drylaid, chemical bonded, thermal bonded

Twitchell Coated Products

4031 Ross Clark Circle NW

Dothan, AL 36304

Tel: 336-272-8005 / 800-633-7550

Fax: 336-272-8220

Web: www.twitchellcorp.com

E-mail: jking@twitchellcorp.com

Contact: Jimmy King

U.S. Nonwovens Corp.

100 Emjay Boulevard

Brentwood, NY 11717

Tel: 631-952-0100

Fax: 631-952-0200

Web: www.usnonwovens.com

E-marl: shervin2@aol.com

Contact: Shaun Gabbay

Plant Location: Brentwood, NY

Applications: Wipes

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

U.S. Pacific Nonwovens Industry

18/E CAC Tpwer

165 Hoi Bun Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Hang Kong

Tel: 852-2724-6078

Fax: 852-2369-8779

Web: www.us-pacific.com.hk

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

Contact: C.K. Tong, Chairman

Union Felt Products

3636 Weston Road

Toronto, M9L 1W3 Canada

Tel: 416-748-4996

Fax: 416-748-3679

Web: irving@unionfelt.com

E-mail: tprescott@vitacanada.ca

Contact: Irving Himel

Applications: Furniture, quilters

Nonwoven Processes: Wet, needled, thermal bonded

Union Industries SpA

Via 2 Giugno, 30

Masserano, 13866 Italy

Tel: +39-015-9515300

Fax: +39-015-927240

E-mail: info@unionindustries.it

Contact: Matteo Moltrasio

Plant Location: Italy

Brands: Spundouce

Applications: Hygiene, Medical,

Wiping, Agricolture, Industrial

Nonwoven Processes: Thermal bond, SMS, spunbond

See ad on page 5.

United Textile, Inc.

2225 Grant Avenue

San Lorenzo, CA 94580

Tel: 510-276-2288

Fax: 510-278-1981

Web: www.chamlian.com

Nonwoven Processes: Needled

Vaporjet Ltd.

Bezalel 7 Ofakim, 87514 Israel

Tel: 972-8-9960880

Fax: 972-8-9960881

Web: www.vaporjet.co.il

E-mail: sales@vaporjet.co.il

Contact: Tall Brahms

Plant Location: Ofakim, Israel

Applications: Hygiene, household, medical

Vateks A.S.

Piyalepasa Bulvari

Kasimpasa, 80370

Tel: 90-212-253-62-35

Fax: 90-212-253-77-78

Web: www.vateks.com

E-mail: info@vateks.com

Contact: Selim Tezman

Brands: Termolin Doubledot, Termolin Paste Point, Akdeniz, Karadeniz, Marmara, Rest, CIST

Nonwoven Processes: Chemical bonded, needlepunched, thermal bonded

VersaCore Industrial Corporation

873 East Baltimore Pike

Kennett Square, PA 19348

Tel: 610-388-5858

Fax: 610-388-5861

Web: www.versacore.com

E-mail: versacore@att.net

Plant Location: Wilmington, DE

Brands: Versacore, ThermoStack

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

Vita Nonwovens

2215 Shore Street

High Point, NC 27263

Tel: 336-431-7187

Fax: 336-431-0693

Web: www.vitausa.com

E-mail: bfrazier@vitausa.com

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

Brands: QuietWeb, UltraWeb; VitaSafe

Applications: Furniture, bedding, automotive, filtration, FR

Nonwoven Processes: Highloft

Western Nonwovens, Inc.

966 E. Sandhill Avenue

Carson, CA 90746

Tel: 310-767-1000

Fax: 310-767-1106

Web: www.westernnonwoven.com

E-mail: tfrancis@westernnonwoven.com

Contact: Terry Francis

Plant Location: Carson, CA,

Commerce, CA, Los Angeles, CA,

Oakland, CA, Clearfield, UT, St.

Louis, MO, Sauget, IL, Orlando, FL

Applications: filtration, bedding, furniture, automotive, geotextiles, baby goods, mattresses, flame retardancy

Nonwoven Processes: Hiloft, nylon, FR blends

Wm. T. Burnett

2112 Montevido Road

Jessup, MD 20794

Tel: 410-799-1788

Web: www.williamtburnett.com

Contact: Gregory Davis, President

The Woodbridge Group

4240 Sherwoodetowne Blvd

Mississauga, L4Z 2G6 Canada

Tel: 905-896-3626

Fax: 905-896-3928

Web: www.woodbridgegroup.com

E-mail: biofree@woodbridgegroup.com

Contact: Jamie Abribat

Plant Location: Chattanooga, TN, Greensboro, NC, El Paso TX, Kipling Ontario

Worldwide Sorbent Products Inc.

205 Lakeshore Drive

Port Arthur, TX 77640

Tel: 409-983-7800

Fax: 409-985-2566

E-mail: w.georgie@wspsorbents.com

Contact: William Georgie

Plant Location: Texas

Nonwoven Processes: Melt blown

Wynne Products, Inc.

29 Bala Avenue, Suite 124

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Tel: 610-668-4900

Fax: 610-668-4988

Contact: Donald Baird

Xamax Industries, Inc.

63 Silvermore Road

Seymour, CT 06483

Tel: 203-888-7200

Fax: 203-888-1002

Web: www.xamax.com

Contact: Sharon Bresnahan

Zhejiang Huayin Nonwovens Co.

18 Ave.No.3 Street

Hangzhou Economic &

Technological Development Zone

Zhejiang, 310018 China

Tel: 86-571-86911948

Fax: 86-571-86911945

Web: www.huayin-nonwovens.com

E-mail: huayin@mail.hz.zj.cn

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