Werhahn takes over FiberLean Technologies
Werhahn acquires with FiberLean Technologies, a leading manufacturer of an innovative, sustainable composite material.
Neuss, March 29, 2021 – Wilh. Werhahn KG has signed an agreement to acquire FiberLean Technologies, taking over the company from its previous owners Imerys SA and Omya International. FiberLean Technologies is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of an innovative, patented composite material made of microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) and mineral. The expansion of business activities into the future-oriented market of microfibrillated cellulose follows the Werhahn principle of achieving sustainable growth by establishing or acquiring future oriented activities. Part of the acquisition of FiberLean Technologies will take place through the purchase of four MFC production facilities at the sites in the USA, India and France.