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Teijin at CHINA AID’16: To Exhibit Polyester Nanofiber-based Hook & Loop Fastener and more

Published on 2016-06-01. Author : SpecialChem

TOKYO, Japan -- Teijin Limited announced that it will participate in the China International Exhibition of Senior Care, Rehabilitation Medicine and Healthcare (CHINA AID) 2016 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre Opening a new window from June 8 to 10.

Teijin Limited
Fig. 1: Teijin Limited

CHINA AID is one of the country’s largest welfare and rehabilitation trade fairs. This will be Teijin’s first participation in the exhibition, which last year hosted 300 participating companies and more than 30,000 visitors.

Teijin, seeking to improve the quality of life of the elderly, will exhibit at its booth (No. W5D42) the bedding, care and disaster-preventing products that offer more comfort and safety.

Products to be exhibited will include:

elk® - A lightweight, breathable and durable polyester cushioning material that can be used in place of urethane. It derives strength and resilience from its three-dimensional structure.

FASTENANO™ - A hook and loop fastener made by pile fabric NANOFRONT, an ultra-fine polyester nanofiber. It is gentle on the skin, and there is no audible sound when fastening or unfastening.

Flame-retardant fabric - A material made of a combination of Teijin’s heat-resistant aramid fiber and Kaneka Corporation’s acrylic synthetic fiber with fire extinguishing capabilities. If it catches fire, the curtain carbonizes and prevents the fire from spreading.

MICROGUARD® - Plain weave texture with ultrafine microfiber. Owing to its high density, MICROGUARD protects against mites and dust, without the need for chemical treatment.

Teijin looks forward to expanding its presence in the China welfare market through its participation in the China International Exhibition of Senior Care, Rehabilitation Medicine and Healthcare 2016.

About 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 JPY790.7 billion (USD 7.4 billion) and total assets of JPY 823.4 billion (USD 7.7 billion) in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016.

Source: Teijin Group

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