Today as we all know world is going through the phase of global warming and there is a need to bring revolution in every sector of industry to protect the world. One such revolution is taking place in plastic industry where non woven fabrics manufacturers are setting up the unit or industry as to protect the environment.
Non woven fabrics manufacturers are seeing the potential and growth in eco friendly fabrics which are widely used in many sectors of industries. Even the government of India, has banned the use of plastic bags so many industrialist are setting up the non woven fabrics manufacturing unit around Ahmadabad Gujarat to capitalize on the opportunity which has risen because of ban on plastics bags and materials.
Application areas of non woven fabrics-
• Health and hygiene sector
Non woven fabrics are used in manufacturing Diapers (Baby and Adult), Face wipes, Sanitary Napkins, Other Feminine hygiene products, Caps, Bed sheets, Curtains, Pillow Covers, Slippers, Surgical Gowns, Gloves, Face Masks, Foot covers which are used in health and hygiene.
• Medical sector Non woven fabrics are used in manufacturing Face Mask, Galosh, Shoe Covers, Bed Linen in Hospitals, Curtains, Surgical drapes and wraps and Gowns/gauzes Linen in Hospitals, used in medical sector
• Packaging industry
Non woven fabrics are used in packaging of making of Shopping and Hand bags, Rice bags, Seed bags, Tea bags, Luggage (Suitcase Covers), Protective Packing & Flower Wrapping
• Agriculture sector
Non woven fabrics are used as a covering material for garden, protective material from agriculture vermin, heavy rain, hall rain, overheating. This material ensures optimal microclimate for growth of plants and reduces periods of maturing; it is also used as a covering material for greenhouse, garden beds and for protection from frost; SUF-MK-60 – as a covering material for ground mulching and dealing with weeds.
Many companies in India set up a business of non woven fabrics keeping in view the demand for non woven fabrics in future. Because it is eco-friendly fabric and useful in all businesses like agriculture, shopping mall, small businesses, medicals, packaging and many more. Non woven fabric is an excellent replacement of cotton.