SHENZHEN, China, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Winner Medical Group Inc. (Nasdaq: WWIN), ("Winner Medical") a leading manufacturer of medical dressings, medical disposables and non-woven fabric made from 100% natural PurCotton® products in China, today announced that Mr. Jianquan Li, Winner Medical's founder, chairman and CEO, has recently been awarded with the Distinguished Contribution award for 2010 by the China Nonwovens & Industrial Textiles Association ("CNITA"), and appointed as a member of the Expert Committee of the same association for the next five years.
This award signifies Mr. Li and Winner Medical's outstanding contribution to the industrial textile industry. Winner Medical, under the leadership of Mr. Li, has advanced the production of healthier, safer and more comfortable medical products and helped to create a culture of innovation in the cotton industry. For example, the development 100% cotton spunlace nonwoven textiles, or PurCotton, which can be used to manufacture feminine care, baby care and home care products, not only cut costs by shortening the production cycle from over two months to less than ten days but also reduced the energy consumption, pollution and emission of carbon from the manufacturing process.
Mr. Li was also appointed as a Committee Members of CNITA's Expert Committee. The Expert Committee is comprised of academic and technology experts who have both immense practical experience and theoretical knowledge in the industrial textile. Mr. Li is himself a recognized professional in the industry and made an impact by developing textile manufacturing technologies. According to CNITA, these experts are the backbone and major driver for the future development of the nonwoven and industrial textiles industry in China.
After hearing about the decisions from CNITA, Mr. Li said, "I feel deeply honored to be a Committee