Twenty years ago, China's first spunbonded nonwovens production line was established in Guangdong. By 2006, the total output of Nonwovens in China exceeded 1.2 million tons, 4 times that of Japan and 6 times that of South Korea, becoming the second largest nonwovens producer in the world. As a product of modern industrial civilization, nonwovens finally entered the homes of ordinary people. Our life, our living environment are changing because of it.
According to the planning of the Ministry of communications, China needs 267300 tons of vehicle textiles by 2010. The investigation shows that the sales volume of automobile textiles in China is increasing by 15% - 20% every year. The automobile textiles produced in China can not meet the rapid growth demand of the automobile industry. The market gap is large, and a large number of imports are needed, with an annual import amount of about 4 billion US dollars. China's cars, transport vehicles, mini cars and agricultural vehicles and other types, from 1995 to now, the need for automotive textiles has increased every year, but the domestic production of automotive textiles is far from meeting the increasing demand of the automotive industry.
SARS in 2003 let us know that the mask made of nonwovens is more antibacterial than gauze mask. From the wound care gauze, mask, surgical isolation clothing, surgical clothing, bandage because of its barrier performance, antibacterial, softness and comfort requirements, so that nonwovens products have more applications. In addition, the field of medical textiles, because of its huge scientific and technological content and considerable profits, has also made more people start to further develop. It is understood that the development of medical textiles in the world is speeding up. Germany has 17 textile research institutions to invest in the research and development of medical textiles, and China has begun to make necessary preparations and investment in this field.
For a long time, the requirements of sanitary products for materials are soft, vertical, no irritation to the skin and good air permeability. While people continue to pursue comfort, the scientific and technological content of sanitary napkins, health pads and training pants is constantly improving. After special treatment, spunbonded non-woven fabric not only has fast penetration speed, good air permeability and softness, but also can prevent wrinkling and distortion, which brings the most effective comfort to consumers. Taking baby diapers as an example, nonwovens have been used in the surface, side, guide layer, absorption layer and back layer. As one of the greatest inventions of the 20th century, nonwovens are not only changing our lives, but also changing our ideas.
Spunbonded nonwovens have been playing an increasingly important role in home furnishing and packaging applications due to their high tensile strength, high tear strength, good uniformity, good softness and rich color. In all kinds of brand stores, people can see not only many well-known brand clothing, but also a variety of matching suit sets; people not only see its figure in exclusive stores, but also become regular customers in large shopping malls and clothing wholesale markets.