ANDRITZ successfully starts up the
neXline wetlace production line for
Akinal Sentetik Tekstil, Turkey
Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has
successfully completed start-up of the neXline wetlace line
supplied to Akinal Sentetik Tekstil, the leading Turkish
producer of nonwovens.
The highly flexible ANDRITZ WetlaceTM technology, which
combines wet forming and hydroentanglement, is especially suited
for the production of flushable wipes that are dispersible and
100% biodegradable without any chemical binders.
The ANDRITZ neXline wetlace is designed for high production
capacities of up to 15,000 tons per year and integrates stock
preparation, wet forming, hydroentanglement and drying. The
ANDRITZ WetlaceTM technology fulfills the highest environmental
standards for the end products and produces certified nonwovens
quality according to the latest EDANA/INDA guidelines for
flushable wipes. Akinal Sentetik Tekstil is about to launch a
new generation of flushable fabrics named BioFlush®, which are
dispersible and biodegradable, and is thus accessing new
This successful start-up confirms ANDRITZ Nonwoven’s position
as one of the global market leaders for the supply of complete
nonwovens lines, key components, and services.