Get Involved in the Division

Welcome to our NET Division page. The division is made up of hundreds of technical professionals who assess and promote the broad nonwoven industry through the work of its volunteers. New members are always welcome. 

Division Chair: Maureen Nunn, CEO and president of the Penn Chemical Consultants
Division Vice Chair: Seshadri Ramkumar, Texas Tech University 

The NET Division's annual conference, NETInc, is held in conjunction with PaperCon each spring and brings together manufacturers, suppliers and academia.

The Technical Committees of the NET Division work together throughout the year to solve problems, develop technical papers, plan conference sessions, and more.

Each year, the Tissue Division is proud to provide several awards.

We are proud to provide TAPPI Connect as a centralized, online resource for our members, consultants and volunteers to network, share knowledge, problem solve and collaborate.

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Saturday 9/30 to Thursday 02/15

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications-, open

Each year, TAPPI is proud to offer multiple scholarship opportunities to graduate and undergraduate students in the pulp, paper, packaging, tissue and related industries. The deadline to submit applications for all Technical Division scholarships is February 15 for the following academic year.

Wednesday 4/11 to Wednesday 04/11

Corona & Atmospheric Plasma 101-Hartland, WI, open

Gain an understanding of the fundamentals of corona and plasma treatment, and what treatment system adjustments can be made to improve surface treatment and adhesion outcomes. Combining formal classroom training and hands-on experience, attendees will learn how to apply the latest surface treatment technologies to improve adhesion and product performance.

Sunday 4/15 to Wednesday 04/18

NETInc 2018-Charlotte, NC, open

Save the Date for NETInc 2018