November 18, 2019
EcoWipes Focuses on Flushability, Sustainability - Nonwovens Industry
As the wipes market is growing, especially for natural and flushable products, there is a big demand for biodegradable wipes and toilet paper. All the chains are widening their ranges of such products. With SUP directive all are searching for fully biodegradable nonwovens.
To replace standard vis/pet quality with biodegradable solution, most producers are offering 100% viscose wipes, as a widely available substitute. 100% viscose wipes are not that sustainable, as they may seem and are quite risky on many levels (environmental, availability and price). EcoWipes developed a much more cost-effective and sustainable nonwoven, minimizing use of viscose, which will revolutionize the market.
For more: https://www.nonwovens-industry.com/issues/2019-12/view_features/focus-on-eastern-europe-and-russia/