Freudenberg Performance Materials  

Durham,  NC 
United States
  • Booth: 4408

Freudenberg Performance Materials welcomes you to IDEA 2022

Freudenberg Performance materials is a leading manufacturer of innovative textiles for a broad range of markets including apparel, automotive, building & construction materials, medical, filtration, specialties and more.  

 Press Releases




    IDEA 2022: Freudenberg, Low & Bonar, and Filc showcase innovative solutions together for the first time 


    Durham, USA, March 21, 2022. For the first time since their merger in 2020, Freudenberg Performance Materials (Freudenberg), Low & Bonar, and Filc will share their latest technical textile solutions together. The companies work with the broadest technology platform on the market which enables the leading manufacturers of performance materials to equip technical textiles with an unparalleled variety of properties. Visitors can find Freudenberg at the IDEA Show in Miami from March 28 to 31, 2022 at booth 4408. 


    Even more sustainable: Evolon® made from recycled PET 

    With Evolon® RE, Freudenberg presents an even more sustainable version of its high-performance microfilament textiles. Evolon® RE is manufactured from an average of 70% recycled polyester, which the company makes by recycling post-consumer PET bottles in-house. Evolon® RE is available for various applications, including high-tech wiping and technical packaging, in weights currently ranging from 80g/sqm to 300g/sqm. Evolon® RE offers the same high quality and material performance as all other Evolon® textiles. 


    Unique filtration performance for better air quality 

    Colback® Plus is a pleatable medium with a built-in filtration capacity layer for use as a carrier in the manufacturing of cabin air, room air and HVAC filters. In Colback Plus, the well-known performance characteristics of Colback nonwovens support media – ensuring low pressure drop and high pleat stiffness – are combined with a unique fine fiber technology leading to a unique filtration product with outstanding performance characteristics, creating new capabilities for manufacturing and added value to customers 


    Contact for media inquiries 

    Freudenberg Performance Materials LP 

    Carrie Smith 

    3500 Industrial Drive / Durham, NC 27704 / USA 

    Ph. +1 919-479-7213; email 


    Freudenberg Performance Materials Holding SE & Co. KG 

    Holger Steingraeber, Director Global Communications 

    Höhnerweg 2-4 / 69469 Weinheim / Germany 

    Ph. +49 6201 80 6640; email 


    Please send publication copies to this address 


    About Freudenberg Performance Materials 

    Freudenberg Performance Materials is a leading global supplier of innovative technical textiles for a broad range of markets and applications such as apparel, automotive, building interiors, building materials, healthcare, energy, filter media, shoe and leather goods as well as specialties. In 2020, the company generated sales of more than €1 billion, had 33 production sites in 14 countries around the world and had some 5.000 employees. Freudenberg Performance Materials attaches great importance to social and ecological responsibility as the basis for its business success. For more information, please visit 

    The company is a Business Group of Freudenberg Group. In 2020, the Freudenberg Group employed more than 48,000 people in some 60 countries worldwide and generated sales of more than €8.8 billion. For more information, please visit