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Steve Chester

Steve Chester 
TS&D Manager, Fitesa

Talk WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2018

Inventing the Future of Performance Nonwovens for Health and Personal Care

Persistence Pays Off: The PLA Journey at Fitesa

Fitesa has a long history of developing and commercializing nonwovens produced with PLA. A summary of both the challenges and successes experienced along the way will be presented.

About Steve Chester

Stephen Chester is currently the Technical Service and Development Manager for Fitesa, a global manufacturer of nonwoven products. He has over 32 years of experience in both product and process development related to spunmelt technologies. Steve graduated from West Virginia University with both a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and holds several patents related to nonwoven technology.

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