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Unmasking the world of nonwovens

As the Covid-19 pandemic has spread, face masks have become increasingly “in your face” – and on your face – around the world. And as demand for these protective items has surged, I and my team of nonwovens specialists

To crown or not to crown a lagged pulley

Pulley crowning is an essential design element for tracking control of flat conveyor and power transmission belts. A friction cover, or “rubber lagging” helps to increase the traction between the conveyor belt and the drive pulley. Used alone, these covers optimize belt performance.