TENOWO Protection

With a global presence, TENOWO is one of the leading manufacturers of nonwovens and views itself as a partner to the processing industry in the field of protective textiles. The variety of existing nonwovens technologies and the opportunity to work with special fibers and finishes puts us in a position to develop tailor-made solutions for customers in the field of protection.


Acoustic protection

  • Sound-absorbing and acoustic wallpaper
  • Nonwoven carpet backing with impact sound insulation
  • Acoustic panels for improved room acoustics and sound insulation

Mechanical protection

  • Cable casing, cable insulation
  • Orthopaedic splint for bone fractures (orthotics)
  • Abrasion-resistant nonwovens

Thermal protection

  • Nonwovens for clothing insulated against the heat or cold
  • Outdoor equipment, such as sleeping bags
  • Flame-resistant nonwovens for multiple areas of application, e.g. special equipment such as protective clothing for firefighters

Chemical and biological protection

  • Dirt-, water- and oil-repellent finishing with fluorocarbon (oleophobic and hydrophobic for a broad array of applications)

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Acoustically effective materials
Highloft nonwovens made of recycled fibers as foam substitution for upholsteryVoluminous nonwovens for sound absorption
Electrical protection
Non-conductive, insulating nonwovens as protection against arcs
Outdoor clothing (cold protection)
Nonwovens for thermoisulation with low weightsInner membrane with nonwovens for climate regulation
Thermal protection
Flame retardant nonwovens for heat protection with high wearing comfortFlame retardant nonwovens as internal membrane as heat protectionProtection gloves
Mechanical protection
Nonwoven made of special fibers for tread and stitch protectionNonwovens as wet and temperature barrier


The focus is on providing customers with optimal products with high standards of quality at competitive prices. For this purpose, our application-oriented Sales Department defines specific customer requirements early on for incorporation into development of already established products, but for new developments as well.

Your direct contact

TENOWO Protection - Sales

+49 (0) 9281 49-0


Global Footprint

Tenowo GmbH
Fabrikzeile 21
95028 Hof

Tenowo Hof GmbH (Germany)
Werk Moschendorf
Oberkotzauer Str. 4
95032 Hof

Tenowo Reichenbach GmbH
Am Windrad 5
08468 Heinsdorfergrund / Reichenbach

Tenowo Mittweida GmbH
Viersener Straße 18
09648 Mittweida
MILAN (Italy)
Tenowo Italia S.r.l.
Via Sardegna, 18/20
20072 Fizzonasco di Pieve Emanuele (MI)
Huzhou (China)
Tenowo Huzhou New Materials Co., Ltd.
555 Huangzhishan Road
Huzhou City 313005
Zhejiang Province, China
Lincolnton (USA)
1968 Kawai Road
Lincolnton, N.C. 28092
Tenowo de Mexico S de RL de CV
Real de Lomas 350
Lomas 4a Sección
San Luis Potosí, SLP C.P 78216