The modacrylic fiber Kanecaron™ is a flame-retardant synthetic fiber with self-extinguishing characteristics. Protex™ is advanced flame-retardant fiber with even higher flame and heat resistance.

Thanks to its inherent flame retardant properties, Kanecaron™ and Protex™ allows for blend with other natural fibers and synthetic fibers. The main use is flame retardant workwear, automotive and industrial materials, and home textiles.

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Kaneka produces Kanekalon/Kanecaron, one of the world’s most distinctive fibers. This international product continues to expand the potential of fibers in an array of settings.