Fire protection

Our technical nonwovens help you meet all requirements and performance levels for fire protection.

Fire-blocking, flame-spread resistance, heat and flame protection, abrasion-resistance, lightness and breathability are just a few of the functionalities delivered by our nonwovens.

Key applications:
  • Protective clothing, safety gloves and shoes,
  • Fire-blocking for seating in the aeronautical industry, public transport (trains, buses) and public spaces,
  • Fire-blocking in the building industry,
  • Fire-blocking in the aeronautical industry and battery modules for electric vehicles.
Properties and process:
  • Fibres: meta & para-aramids (mAR & pAR), pre-oxidized polyacrylonitrile (OxPAN), FR acrylic, FR viscose, FR polyester, etc.
  • Multilayer construction: nonwovens, woven or knitted fabrics (aramid, FR viscose, etc.), scrims (stainless steel, glass, etc.), film or membrane (FR PU, PTFE, AL or reflective aluminized, etc.), foam (FR PU).
  • Assembly process: needle-punching, lamination, quilting, stitching.
  • Finishing process: calendering, perforation, chemical treatment (water-repellent, oil-repellent, antibacterial).
  • Formats: rolls, formats.

Would you like to develop a new application, or a new use thanks to a smart performance nonwoven in order to provide the suitable response to a specific need? 

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