Allianz Faserbasierte Werkstoffe Baden-Württemberg e. V. (AFBW)

Allianz Faserbasierte Werkstoffe Baden-Württemberg e. V. (AFBW)

Cross-sectional network for fibres and possible applications

AFBW – Allianz Faserbasierte Werkstoffe Baden-Württemberg – is an association of companies, research institutes, business organisations and universities in Baden-Württemberg. The association functions as a driver for innovation, demonstrates new applications and acts as a stimulus for new material and product innovation.

AFBW functions as a cross-sectional network which positions fibres and their possible applications at the centre of its activities and brings all the players along the whole value chain together.

It also provides a platform for dialogue and knowledge transfer between business, science and politics. AFBW is your contact for innovation and supports you with a network of experts.

AFBW supports firms from the traditional textile industry as well as industry sectors which use fibre-based materials in different applications.



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