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Introduction to Spunbond and Meltblowing Technology

February 9, 2016 @ 9:00 am - February 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

This course is designed for professionals with an engineering, technical or textile degree, or a minimum of one year experience with engineered fabrics. It provides a comprehensive understanding of spunbond and meltblown processes including raw material selection, basic science knowledge, testing, and the characterization used to create end use products. Attendees will gain insight into the nonwoven fabrics industry with market forecasts and will learn the signi cant role these engineered fabrics play in industry – all while creating incredible fabrics using NWI’s state-of-the-art facilities.

Topics covered include polymer properties and ber formation, including bi-component fibers, polymers used in spunbond and melt blown fabrics, processes and products, composites and laminates, converting techniques, and tests and evaluations.

Visit the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry website to register.

Venue

College of Textiles, NC State University
1020 Main Campus Drive
Raleigh, NC United States
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