Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / EDANA's INDEX Awards presented in five categories

EDANA's INDEX Awards presented in five categories

23
Apr '08
EDANA's INDEX 08 Awards are the highest accolade for the best examples of excellence in our industry and highlight some of the innovations from businesses of all sizes, from all parts of the nonwovens supply chain.

Five Awards, covering everything from product and process innovations to marketing brilliance, were presented to the winning companies, selected from amongst the nominees, during a special ceremony at 11.30 on Tuesday, 15th April – the first day of the INDEX 08 exhibition.

The INDEX awards jury, which was compiled of former company marketing and R&D experts, the media, and academics, met at the end of January in order to select the nominees and the winners, which remained undisclosed until.

Due to the high number and quality of entries, the jury were hard pressed to filter down the number of nominees to a maximum of only three per category and to select the final winners, who are as follows:.

1. Nonwoven roll goods
THE WINNER: Ahlstrom for Ahlstrom Disruptor Technology
Nanofibre based filter media acting through the combination of two mechanisms: electrokinetics and mechanical entrapment
- Low pressure drop
- High loading capacity
- Superior filtration efficiency

Companies also nominated in this category: E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company – Hybrid Membrane Technology
Freudenberg - TAU

2. Finished products made from, or incorporating nonwovens
THE WINNER: Johnson & Johnson GmbH for Johnson's Baby Extracare wipes

Cleansing and moisturising baby wipe:
- Separate incorporation of cleansing and moisturising impregnants


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Retail | On 30th Jul 2021

Great Britain vacancy rate rises to 14.5% in Q2 2021 from 14.1% in Q1

In the second quarter (Q2) of 2021, the overall Great Britain vacancy ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 30th Jul 2021

Prime Content| Here's why global cotton trade will rise in July-Dec 2021

Global cotton trade is expected to rise in the coming months of 2021...

Pic: Columbia Sportswear Company

Apparel/Garments | On 30th Jul 2021

US' Columbia Sportswear targets 30% reduction in emissions by 2030

American outerwear and footwear brand Columbia Sportswear Company has ...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Uniform designing is a numbers game

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Blockchains will be in heavy use by early adopters by 2025

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Main challenges are breakdown of supply chain and shrinkage of manpower

Benedetta Terraneo,

Benedetta Terraneo

Miko Srl, a subsidiary of US-based Sage Automotive Interiors and a member...

Andrea Pelissero,

Andrea Pelissero

Located near Milan, Italy, and with 50 years of experience in the textile...

Alberto Gotti,

Alberto Gotti

Danitech was born from the will of a group of technicians to offer the...

Keith McMillen, Bebop Sensors

Keith McMillen
Bebop Sensors

Bebop Sensors' smart fabrics allows for a new level of interaction between ...

Silverio Baranzano, Fitesa

Silverio Baranzano
Fitesa

Fitesa is a leader in the nonwoven fabrics industry, specialising in...

Daniel Odermatt, Ventile

Daniel Odermatt
Ventile

Ventile is a registered trademark used to brand a special high-quality...

Seema Agrawal, Artisan Saga

Seema Agrawal
Artisan Saga

Artisan Saga, founded by Kaushik Rajani and Seema Agrawal, is an online...

Ruma Devi, Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi
Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi is a jet-setting promoter of artisans who has empowered...

Megha Kumari & Jigar Mali, Label Megha & Jigar

Megha Kumari & Jigar Mali
Label Megha & Jigar

New Delhi based label Megha & Jigar blends India's unique handcrafts...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


July 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search