We protect the protectors
For over 50 years, Teijin fibers have formed the backbone of the best protective gear and textile in the world. From turnout gear to wildland apparel and hoods, our aramid fibers Teijinconex®, Twaron® and Technora® have offered inherently flame resistance comfort without the sacrifice of protection, and performance for millions of firefighters. All across the world!
Key benefits of garments made with Teijin fibers
Excellent heat and flame protection
Outstanding strength-to-weight properties
Extended lifetime performance
Improved flexibility and comfort
Protection and comfort
We aim to support end-users to choose the right materials for their protective apparel. That’s why we are looking to start a conversation – not only as an opportunity to share our materials expertise – but also to engage with our partners and end-users on the challenges we face in protecting people and the planet.
Get in touch with us – and let’s make a difference together!
Beating the heat with Twaron®!
Professions don’t come much tougher than firefighting. And firefighters don’t come much tougher than Germany’s Joachim Posanz, veteran professional and regular participant in the Toughest Firefighter Alive competition. After 20 years in the business, Joachim has seen it all. So, when it comes to turnout gear and protective clothing, he’ll only use products made with Teijin’s materials.
Our latest innovations
Tecwave™ thermal insulation layer
Tecwave™ made with Teijinconex® is an innovative thermal insulation lining for turnout gear and wildland apparel, combining all the safety of high-performance materials with exceptional lightweight comfort. It’s unique 3D woven structure has excellent breathability, reduced weight and 50% less contact with the skin. All in all a lining that keeps you cool and protected.Read more
Teijin Active Cooling Vest
In order to prevent dangerous levels of overheating, Teijin developed the Active Cooling Vest. This lightweight and comfortable vest offers active cooling with an innovative textile concept to use your sweat more effectively as coolant.Read more