Innovation by Teflon™ PTFE Fibers

Venturing Into Ever-Expanding Horizons

With an eye for future design and innovation, TFA drives new business growth around the world by providing the highest standards of quality, service and R&D. Our manufacturing capabilities and our continuously widening array of technology and applications ensure PTFE fibers lead the way in quality, consistency and traceability. Along the way, the excellence of Teflon™ PTFE fibers will be there working in the world’s most demanding and innovative industries.

Wide-Ranging Applications of Teflon™ PTFE Fibers

Products
Forms Industries Applications
MULTIFILAMENTS

Knit Fabrics

Woven Fabrics

Ropes

Yarns

Automotive Bushings, window stabilizers
Energy Bearings for windmills
Industrial equipment Bearings
Petrochemical Gas and liquid filters, coalescers, demisters
FLOCK FIBERS

Compounded Resins

Wet-Laid Papers

Aerospace Landing-gear parts, satellite components
Appliances Bearings for washing machines
Construction Seismic isolation systems
Manufacturing Friction control for production systems
STAPLE FIBERS

Felts

Knit Fabrics

Woven Fabrics

Ropes

Yarns

Apparel High-temperature protective garments
Energy Hot-air filters
Business machines Friction control parts
Medical Filters
PUMP-PACKING YARNS
Braids Energy High-pressure hydro pumps
Environment Packings for water treatment plants
Marine Packings for water vehicles
Petrochemical Packings
Public works Pumps for emergency equipment

Developmental Applications of Teflon™ PTFE Fibers

Markets
Forms Industries Applications
PERSONAL PROTECTION

Knit Fabrics

Woven Fabrics

Yarns

Sports Athletic apparel
Firefighting Chemical particle barrier
Electrical Arc flash
Foundry Molten metal splash
CONSUMER

Knit Fabrics

Woven Fabrics

Yarns

Footwear Boot liners
Footwear Shoe-fastening system
Performance outerwear Breathable vapor barriers
Electronics Stain-resistant fabrics
INDUSTRIAL

Felts

Wet-Laid Papers

Compounded Resins

Electrical Electrical insulators
Filtration Particle separation from fluids
Plastics Tribological composites
Trucking Semi trailer fifth wheel
ENERGY STORAGES

Compounded Resins

Battery Air cathode batteries
Cell phones Small electronic device separators
Lead acid batteries Corrosive gas venting
Automotive Fuel cell separator
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