The Teijin Group, a supplier of high-performance fibers, has launched Teijinconex neo, a new meta-aramid fiber for the Chinese market. Teijinconex neo has improved heat resistance, dyeability and environmental compliance for applications suited to protective clothing, the company says.

High-performance composite materials that offer new value are one of the four business pillars in the Transformation and Growth Strategies of Teijin's current medium-term business plan. The company’s fibers are suitable for safety, infrastructure and energy, functional paper and filters, and mobility. 

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