Meltblown

From June 2016 Don & Low has been able to manufacture and supply Meltblown nonwovens. These Meltblown fabrics will be produced using the most up-to-date manufacturing process available and will be located in its already highly successful nonwovens plant in Scotland.

Our Meltblown capability includes:

  • Available in weights from 13 up to 300 g/m2 (PP), and 30 up to 200 g/m² (TPU)
  •  Available in widths up to 160 cm
  •  Available in various colours
  • Melt additives to give enhanced fabric properties, such as UV stability and hydrophobicity
  • Electrostatic charging of filaments for enhanced sub-micron particle filtration
  • In-line measurement and control of air permeability
  • In-line thermal flat calendering

Polymers

  • Polypropylene
  • Polyethylene
  • Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU)

Applications

  • Acoustic insulation
  • Oil sorbents
  • Medical wound dressings (TPU)
  • Apparel (TPU)
  • Air filtration for the removal of fine dusts in applications such as;
    • industrial respirators
    • vacuum cleaner bags
    • automotive cabin filters
    • microbiological filters

Please contact Stuart McHardy on +44 (0) 1307 452421 or +44 (0) 7714 765506 for more information.

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