Polyethylene (PE) Fibres

The application of PE fibres in carpets replaces the usage of latex as an environmentally friendly alternative. Depending on construction and specific product requirements, the blending ratio of PE fibres with for example PP fibres can vary. A thermal treatment of approximately 125°C is required to create a bonding effect.

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