Webinars

NEW!

Due to a very positive response to its recent series of webinars entitled “Nonwovens Technology: On the Frontlines of a Global Pandemic” and continuing demand for technical information on facemask performance, The Nonwovens Institute at North Carolina State University is pleased to announce the offering of two supplemental webinars beginning July 22. The subject of these webinars will be to take a more comprehensive look at facemask testing, efficacy, and performance relative to existing test protocols and will be presented by Dr. Behnam Pourdeyhimi, the Executive Director of The Nonwovens Institute.
Each seminar will be recorded and available to registrants for two weeks following the live webinar.

Webinar #7: Facemasks II – N95 Testing
July 22, 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT
$50.00 for NWI Consortium Members | $100.00 for Non-Members
The webinar will focus on standard test protocols for N95 respirators and will discuss fully the procedures used by NIOSH – TEB-APR-STP-0057-0058 and 42 CFR PART 84
Real examples of how respirators behave during the test method will be provided.  Guidance will be provided on how to test flat sheets to estimate performance in a respirator.
Ample time will be provided for Q&A and discussion.
Registration Link: click here 

Webinar #8: Facemasks III – Surgical Mask Testing
July 29, 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT
$50.00 for NWI Consortium Members | $100.00 for Non-Members
The webinar will focus on standard test protocols for surgical masks including the relevant ASTM standards as well as the FDA guidelines.
These include ASTM F2299/F2299M-03(2017), ASTM F2101-19, ASTM F1862/F1862M-17, ASTM F1494-14, ASTM F3387-19 as well as FDA Guidelines
Ample time will be provided for Q&A and discussion.
Registration Link: click here


Nonwovens Technology: On the Frontlines of a Global Pandemic

A series of six webinars providing critical technical information and insight on the value and importance nonwovens technology has on products developed and used for infection prevention.

  • Webinar #1: The Anatomy of N95 and Surgical Masks 
  • Webinar #2: Air and Aerosol Filtration Basics
  • Webinar #3: Meltblown Fabrics and Process
  • Webinar #4: Spunbond Fabrics and Process
  • Webinar #5: Gowns
  • Webinar #6: Wipes and other Products for PPE

These 6 webinars are available as a bundle. The recordings will be available for 3 weeks each subscription.

$150.00 for NWI Consortium Members | $300.00 for Non-Members

Registration Link: click here