This relatively new technology is particularly effective for its absorbency, sound deadening, fire retardance, heat resistance, anti-static, and several other features for automotive, furniture, industrial and medical applications.
Spunlace nonwoven fabrics are typically made with fine fibers that are 1.5 dpf or less. These fabrics are MD oriented and can be made with high elongation in the CD. Spunlace products are supplied in widths ranging from 1” to 124” with basis weights ranging from 35 gsm to over 100 gsm. Our products are offered as both apertured and non-apertured with various fiber contents.
Common characteristics of spunlace include:
- good drape
- high saturation rate