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Jean Wilson, the wine, spirits and craft beverage market development manager for UPM Raflatac Americas, also stressed that effective wet strength comes from the adhesive.
Pressure sums of about 102 bar, 130 bar and 155 bar were applied at the hydroentanglement step and a special focus was put on the analysis of the wet strength and the flushability of the product, determined in the slosh-box test according to EDANA III guidelines.
One way to better understand soy adhesives is to examine the adhesive performance of commercial soy flour, concentrate, and isolate adhesives prepared in the concentrations listed in Table 1 for dry and wet strength using our ABES standard method.
Preservation of parent rock fabric in saprolite due to in situ isovolumetric weathering (Nahon 1991) may be responsible for the higher values of dry and wet strength.
The desire to create a higher wet strength rayon led to the development of modal as the second generation of this cellulosic fiber.
Mark Riley, industrial product and market manager of Tork manufacturer SCA Tissue Europe, said: "We are using a new manufacturing method which reduces linting while greatly improving durability and wet strength.
This product has been designed to provide a meaningful value to the midtier towel consumer by giving her outstanding wet strength performance at a great everyday value," says Brad Schwan, Bounty Basic brand manager.
Increased wet strength played a large role in the category's growth by spurring consumers to replace such durables as rags and sponges with Bounty towels for tough tasks.
NSW, LLC's line of scrubbing wipes, has the wet strength to stand up to the toughest cleaning jobs.
Like Ahlstrom, they like Abaca for its high wet strength performance.
They are suitable in applications where high wet strength characteristics are required.
According to Gamse, the new label substrate is designed for wet strength, and to remain attractive during the entire life cycle of the product.