Natural Fiber Welding, Inc. (NFW®) is a disruptive material science company that creates sustainable, high-performing materials and textiles that are 100% free of plastic and petrochemicals. NFW branded materials are reinventing the material world and enabling leading global brands to help eradicate one of the planet’s largest sources of pollution. NFW has two existing patented product lines in production: MIRUM®, a leather alternative, and CLARUS®, high-performance textile technologies with applications replacing synthetic fibers.
NFW’s beautiful and practical nutrient-based materials are highly scalable, sustainable solutions that are transforming industries. NFW is reducing overdependence on petrochemical inputs and linear life cycles by using plants in inherently circular, efficient ways. NFW delivers ultimate performance so that brand customers do not have to compromise. NFW was founded in 2015 and is based in Peoria, Illinois. To learn more, please visit: www.naturalfiberwelding.com.
MIRUM® is a patented technology platform that creates a new class of high-performing 100% natural, plant-based materials with limitless possibilities. Durability, strength, and eye-catching aesthetics without resorting to petroleum or synthetic ingredients. Zero plastics, no acrylic coating, and no PU binders, ever! MIRUM is produced by Natural Fiber Welding, who is shifting the materials industry from petroleum addiction and linear life-cycles to plant-based inputs and inherent circularity. To learn more, please visit: www.madewithmirum.com.
CLARUS® is a patented technology platform that uses a closed-loop chemistry process to engineer yarn structures in radical new ways. Utilizing abundant waste and virgin plant fibers, CLARUS yarns create high-performance fabrics without synthetics. CLARUS is produced by Natural Fiber Welding, who is shifting the materials industry from petroleum addiction and linear life-cycles to plant-based inputs and inherent circularity. To learn more, please visit: www.madewithclarus.com.