Cleaning wipes are available as consumer and industrial use products. Most of them are single-use items.
Personal care wipes are in direct contact with the skin. This category contains:
All kinds of body wipes are soft and are mostly equipped with skin-friendly and nourishing lotions.
Household wipes include floor wipes, surface cleaning wipes for kitchen or bathrooms, but also disinfectant wipes. They often contain active detergents and are very strong.
Preferred places of action for professional disposable wipes are hospitals and personal care homes, food production or the industrial environments such as shop floors.
The weight of a nonwoven varies with the application. Light to medium-weight products are between 30 and 60 grams per square meter, heavy-weight wipes are between 60 and 120 grams per square meter. A good wipe is tear-resistant, soft, lint-free, inexpensive and, according to modern requirements, also friendly to the environment.
Most common are carded and hydroentangled nonwovens. A polyester-viscose blend is used in conventional wipes, biodegradable wipes only contain viscose, lyocell or cotton fibers.
100% wet-laid materials containing pulp or a combination of carded and wet-laid nonwovens are innovative products. These fabrics are also bonded in a hydroentangling process.
Cleaning wipes made of spunbonded, thermobonded polypropylene fibers or airlaid nonwovens made from chemically bonded fluff pulp are less popular.
We offer perfectly tailored production lines for all kinds of wipe materials:
Our flexible cards allow for the best possible web quality of every fiber type: