Neenah to Expand Meltblowing Capacity – Nonwovens Industry Magazine

Neenah, Inc., one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialty materials focused on filtration media, specialty coatings, engineered materials, imaging and packaging, announced a $25 million investment in a new meltblowing capacity at its German filtration plant.

Neenah is committed to accelerating the growth of the life sciences and industrial filtration markets. Its portfolio of meltblown products promotes superior filtration efficiency and reduced energy consumption, which its customers appreciate. Neenah’s NeenahPure electrostatically charged media solutions support HVAC, air pollution control, and air purification systems, delivering peak efficiencies >99.9%.

“Clean air and water are essential for our communities and our environment. Meltblown technology effectively removes harmful particles from the air we breathe and the water we drink. This new Meltblown line intensifies our innovation efforts and allows us to continue to grow with our customers. says President and CEO Julie Schertell.

While this investment provides an opportunity for new growth, it also meets the needs of its existing customers. The new meltblown line is expected to go live in mid-2024.