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THE INNOVATIVE NONWOVEN WITH ADDITION OF FEATHERS FOR COVERING SNOW PILES

Description: The developed innovative nonwoven fabric is designed to protect snow piles against melting (so-called snow storage).

Nonwoven is manufactured using needle punching method and contains only components of natural origin i.e. wool and keratin fibres in the form of waste feathers from poultry industry.

Organisation: Łukasiewicz Research Network - Institute of Biopolymers and Chemical Fibres

Innovator(s): Krystyna Wrześniewska-Tosik, Tomasz Mik, Ewa Wesołowska, Tomasz Kowalewski, Damian Walisiak, Michalina Pałczyńska, Dariusz Dębiec, Piotr Kacorzyk

Category: Agriculture & Aquaculture

Country: Poland

Gold Award