Freudenberg Politex, with headquarters and group management in Italy, is a world leader in production and marketing of high tenacity staple and spunbonded polyester nonwovens. The core business of the Group is roofing, with polyester nonwovens sold as reinforcement for bituminous membranes. Building materials are another important product line: polyster panels, laminated products, geotextiles, breathable membranes and reflecting screens are used for thermo-acoustic insulation, waterproofing, sound absorption and several other applications in the construction industry. Voluminous nonwovens complete the product range and include high loft paddings for garments and upholstery for furniture applications.
Freudenberg Politex has 7 production locations: two in Novedrate (Como) and one in Pisticci (Matera), Italy; one in Colmar, France; one in Lodz, Poland; one in Macon (Georgia), United States and one in Zavolzhie, Nizhniy Novgorod Region, Russia. A Trading Company in China, a distributor in India and a worldwide sales network complete the global presence of the Group. www.freudenbergpolitex.com