Awards

Lifetime technical achievement award for Ralph Moody Moody holds eleven patents in the nonwovens field and has been involved in the design and startup of ten nonwoven production lines (six in the USA, two in Europe, and two in China). During his career, he held critical roles in Johnson & Johnson (Chicopee), PGI Nonwovens, and … More Awards

Activewear brands to assemble for the Apparel Summit of the Americas

The event is being organized and promoted to the US industry by the Americas Apparel Producers’ Network (AAPN). As of the date of this release, 230 people from 115 organizations have registered to attend, including nearly 20 US brands and retailers. On November 27-29, 2018, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, a Who’s Who of US … More Activewear brands to assemble for the Apparel Summit of the Americas

Tracking an ozone killer

Searching for traces in the atmosphere 35000 tons of undeclared carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) are released into our atmosphere every year – although applications in which this substance is released into the environment have been officially banned by the Montreal Protocol since 2010. So where does this environmental pollutant come from? Empa researchers tracked down carbon … More Tracking an ozone killer