• Manufacturing Specialist Fibres

  • Manufacturing Specialist Fibres

  • Manufacturing Specialist Fibres

  • Manufacturing Specialist Fibres

Manufacturing Specialist Fibres

SFM is a specialist developer and manufacturer of innovative advanced gelling fibres, fabric and x-ray detectable yarn for the global advanced wound care markets.

We manufacture a wide range of products and materials: From silver alginates dressings, reinforced silver alginates dressings, alginates to modified cellulose dressings. In addition, SFM provides a range of phthalate free x-ray detectable yarns, with various Decitex requirements. We support our customers from concept to market launch through our R&D and Regulatory expertise.

SFM was established in 1932, and now operates from its main manufacturing site located in Coventry (UK), from state-of-the art class 8 cleanroom facilities. We provide our customers globally, with fabric in roll form, cut pieces, fully packaged and sterilised, to suit requirements.

SFM supply its products and expertise globally, with over 90 years of experience in the field of gelling fibres. SFM has a number of CE marked and FDA approved products.

Wet and melt fibre spinning lines

Equipment for the chemical modification of fibres

Pilot non-woven textile lines located in a Class 8 clean room

A well-equipped laboratory with a controlled environment which meets the requirements of BS EN 13726-1:2002 testing