Tokyo, Japan, August 10, 2015 --- Teijin Limited announced today that it will participate in Aquatech India 2015, an international water-technology trade fair to be held at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi from August 11 to 13. This will be the first time for Teijin to join this trade fair.
Teijin’s booth (1182) will showcase liquid cartridge filters made of NANOFRONT, an ultra-fine polyester fiber with an unprecedented diameter of just 700 nanometers for superior filtering. NANOFRONT is also used for other diverse applications, including heat-shielding sheets in fields such as clothing and industry.
The Teijin booth will also present Tepyrus, a short-cut polyester fiber engineered specially for wet-laid nonwoven fabrics. The fiber offers high-level processing, excellent water dispersion and customization for applications include papermaking and a range of other products.
High-performance, value-added composite materials are one of the four key businesses pillars targeted in the Transformation and Growth Strategies of Teijin’s current medium-term business plan. The strategies include putting placing a top priority on leveraging high-performance materials for advanced solutions that meet diverse demands in the global market for filters.
The annual Aquatech India fair presents high-quality water technologies and solutions. Last year, the event attracted 135 exhibitors and about 6,500 visitors.
About the Teijin Group
Teijin (TSE: 3401) is a technology-driven global group offering advanced solutions in the areas of sustainable transportation, information and electronics, safety and protection, environment and energy, and healthcare. Its main fields of operation are high-performance fibers such as aramid, carbon fibers & composites, healthcare, films, resin & plastic processing, polyester fibers, products converting and IT. The group has some 150 companies and around 16,000 employees spread out over 20 countries worldwide. It posted consolidated sales of JPY786.2 billion (USD 6.6 billion) and total assets of JPY 823.7 billion (USD 6.9 billion) in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015.
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