Performance Fibres

Pioneering Performance Fibres for 45+ years

We are leaders in providing sustainable materials across many different sectors and applications.

What differentiates us in the polyester fibre industry?

Wellman have always had a strong presence in the fibre Industry, with a clear understanding of the need for consistent quality, performance improvement, technological advancement, while ultimately delivering in a mutually cost efficient manner. As one of our key areas of strategic focus, significant resources have been allocated to these products by the company with considerable trial work being undertaken with specialist polymers and fibres with extremely promising results being demonstrated by these fibre and polymer combinations. In recent years, Wellman have commissioned fine dtex capability, which broadens our dtex range from 1.7 dtex to 28 dtex, expanding the range of solutions which Wellman can offer.

Performance Benefits of Wellman Fibre

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Decitex

  • Broad Range
  • Increased loft and resilience
  • Change of pore distribution size
  • Increased scaffolding in matrix

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Crimp

  • Good secondary crimp and crimp retention
  • High amplitude for higher loft
  • Crimp type to increase loft and resilience
  • Influence in finish/resin take up

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Finish

  • Formulated specifically tailored for purpose
  • Safe in Contact
  • Functional – AM/AD, FDA, Oleophobic

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Resilience

  • High permanent loft
  • Better fillpower
  • Can be optimised

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Modification

  • Liquid Management
  • Vapour Management
  • Functional Additives
  • Colour Additives
  • Temperature profiles on sheath

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Sustainability

  • Independent Validated
  • Fibre and process Traceability
  • Sustainable raw materials and processes that you trust in

Our Products

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Highmelt Crystalline
Solid Fibres
Flame Retardants
Nylon
Oleophobic
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Profile HY
Softflex HY
Fillwell HY
Touch HY
Wellbond HY
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High Melt Crystalline
Nylon
Oleophobic
Profile Fibres
Solid Fibres
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Antimicrobial Fibres
Celliant
Hollow Fibres
Soft Fibres
Solid Fibres
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Amount of CO2 Eliminated
310,000,000
Amount of CO2 Eliminated
310,000,000
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