TJ Beall

You are here

Links of Interest

True Cotton has been researched extensively and those references are included in the first section of our associated links together with references to papers presented on True Cotton both in the USA and overseas. The remaining links are excellent sources of information about every aspect of US cotton.

For further information on these, please contact the T J Beall Company

 

Research Links

  • “Effects of greige cotton lint properties on hydroentangled nonwoven fabrics” APS Sawhney, M Reynolds, H Allen, R Slopek, B Condon Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA Textile Research Journal January 2013 vol. 83 no. 1 pp 3-12
  •  “A comparative study of nonwoven fabrics made with two distinctly different forms of greige cotton lint” APS Sawhney, M Reynolds, H Allen, R Slopek, B Condon Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA Textile Research Journal September 2011 vol. 81 no. 14 pp 1484-1492
  • “Effect of web formation on properties of hydroentangled nonwoven fabrics” APS Sawhney, M Reynolds, H Allen, R Slopek, B Hui, S Wojkowski, B Condon Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA World Journal of Engineering 9(5) (2012) 407-416
  • “Effect of water pressure on absorbency of hydroentangled greige cotton non-woven fabrics” APS Sawhney, M Reynolds, H Allen, R Slopek, B Condon Textile Research Journal at: http://naldc.nal.usda.gov/download/54026/PDF
  • “Properties of nonwoven fabrics made with “UltraClean" cotton” APS Sawhney, M Reynolds, H Allen, R Slopek, C Delhom, D Hui, B Condon Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA World Journal of Engineering 7(2) (2010) 180 – 184
  • “Whiteness and absorbency of hydroentangled cotton-based nonwoven fabrics of different constituent fibers and fiber blends” APS Sawhney, M Reynolds, H Allen, R Slopek, B Condon Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA at: http://ncccwa.ars.usda.gov/research/publications/publications.htm?seq_no...
  • Slopek, R.P., Condon, B.D., Sawhney, A.P., Reynolds, M.L., Allen Jr, H.C. 2011. Adsorption of alkyl-dimethyl-benzyl-ammonium chloride on differently pretreated nonwoven cotton substrate. Textile Research Journal. 81(15):1617-1624.
  • Edwards, J. V., Yager, D. R., Cohen, I. K., Diegelmann, R. F., Montante, S., Bertoniere, N., Bopp, A. Modified cotton gauze dressings that selectively absorb neutrophil elastase activity in solution. Wound Repair and Regeneration 9(1):50-58. 2001.
  • “In vitro hemostatic, hydrogen peroxide production and elastase sequestration properties of nonwoven ultra clean greige cotton dressing” J V Edwards, A Bopp, E Graves, B Condon Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA Abstract only at: http://www.spcru.ars.usda.gov/research/publications/publications.htm?seq...
  • "Electrokinetic properties of functional layers in absorbent incontinence nonwoven products"  J Vincent Edwards, Nicolette Prevost, Brian Condon, Sarah Batiste, Michael Reynolds, Hiram (Chuck) Allen, Miriam Ducruet, Paul Sawhney, Dharnidar V Parikh and Ryan Slopek Textile Research Journal 2012 82: 1001 originally published online 13 February 2012
  • "Electrokinetic analysis of hydroentangled greige cotton–synthetic fiber blends for absorbent technologies" V Edwards, B Condon, P Sawhney, M Reynolds, C Allen, S Nam, A Bopp, J Chen and N Prevost Textile Research Journal published online 10 May 2013
  • "Emerging Concepts in Nonwoven Dressings" Carus E H and Barth G M Nonwovens Report International. Issue 4, 2013
  • "Nonwoven Ultra Clean, Greige Cotton Wound Dressing Demonstrates Wound Healing Properties" J Vincent Edwards PhD, USDA-ARS-SRRC Southern Regional Research Center, INDA "RISE Conference 2013", Denver Colorado
  • "Cotton Rediscovered" Edmund H Carus PhD, EDANA "OUTLOOK 2013 Conference", Cascais, Portugal
  • "Hydrophobic Greige Cotton Fabrics for Hygiene Applications" J Vincent Edwards PhD, USDA-ARS-SRRC Southern Regional Research Center, MTS "Insight 2013 Conference", St Peterburg, Florida
  • "Greige Cotton Research at the Southern Regional Research Center : A Promising Material for Biomedical and Incontinence Applications" J Vincent Edwards PhD, USDA-ARS-SRRC Southern Regional Research Center, Presentation at the University of Leeds School of Design, October 2013
  • "New Studies on the Handle of Greige Cotton Nonwoven Fabrics" - The handle of nonwoven fabrics can be quantified using the Leeds University Fabric Handle Evaluation System (LUFHES) - Report by Ningtao Mao PhD, The University of Leeds School of Design, September 2013
  • USDA Research Enables Total Quat Release From Cotton Nonwoven Disinfecting Wipes by Dr. Brian Condon, Research  Leader, Cotton Chemistry and Utilization, USDA Agricultural Research Service & Keith Osteen, Principal, Smith, Johnson & Associates Nonwovens Industry January 2014
  • "Diaper Workshop” Optimizing Your Diaper Design -Beyond the Basics held by Carlos Richer at the INDA VISION Consumer Products Conference, 28th January, 2014 

     

 

SOURCES OF INFORMATION

  • Cotton Incorporated which promotes cotton textile innovations into the market through product and process development, while building consumer demand, and providing an awareness through advertising and promotion. See http://www.cottoninc.com/
  • The National Cotton Council of America's mission is to ensure the ability of all U.S. cotton industry segments to compete effectively and profitably in the raw cotton, oilseed and U.S.-manufactured product markets at home and abroad. See  http://www.cotton.org/
  • Cotton Council International (CCI) is the export promotion arm of the National Cotton Council of America. See http://www.cottonusa.org/
  • The USDA Economic Research Service which analyzes events in the U.S. and international cotton and textile markets that influence supply, demand, prices, and trade. See http://www.ers.usda.gov/topics/crops/cotton-wool.aspx#.UZ5KdLXrwZk
  • The USDA provides figures for cotton, its world markets and trade at http://www.fas.usda.gov/cotton/Current/
  • The USDA Agricultural Marketing Service Cotton Division supports the orderly and efficient marketing of U.S. cotton, domestically and internationally, by providing unbiased classification, standardization, market news and oversight of the research and promotion program. See http://www.ams.usda.gov/AMSv1.0/Cotton
  • The USDA Agricultural Research Service index on research into cotton is at http://iapreview.ars.usda.gov/research/projects.htm