New home, same Dyneema®

Dyneema®, the world’s strongest fiber™, is now part of Avient – a leading provider of specialized and sustainable material solutions. This move secures new opportunities for future growth while building on our proud heritage of innovation, collaboration and sustainability.

The World’s Strongest Fiber™ Just Got Stronger

Discover how our latest material innovation is creating a seismic shift in performance to protect those who protect us.

Dyneema® launches ‘Moments That Matter’ podcast series

Discover stories about the unmatched performance and protection of Dyneema® in critical applications.

Dyneema® With you when it matters

The Dyneema® brand is at the leading edge of the materials innovation curve. Our invention of an ultra-strong, ultra-light material has inspired industries to transform the performance of countless products and applications. Today, Dyneema® the ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMwPE) is protecting the health and lives of millions of people, and enabling industry to work smarter. 

The Dyneema® brand is a promise of innovation and collaboration. Enabling innovators and engineers to develop applications that change the game. “With you when it matters” stands for the essential trust placed in Dyneema®; it performs when you need it to, and it protects when you need it to. 

Dyneema® form factors

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Dyneema® Fiber

Dyneema® fiber is the primary form factor. Decades of innovation has created a wide range of products delivering market leading performance for tensile strength, durability, abrasion resistance, cut resistance, and energy absorption.

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Dyneema® Fabrics

Dyneema® fabrics make products lighter and more comfortable without compromising on strength and durability. Available as composites, denim, knits and wovens, these fabrics are the game-changers for the outdoor, sport and fashion industry.


Dyneema® UD

Dyneema® UD is a composite unidirectional laminate that offers excellent energy absorption and enhanced protection, all in a lightweight solution. Available as both hard and soft ballistic material.

Applications with Dyneema®

Protective Armor

Ballistic armor made with Dyneema® provides maximum protection in a lighter, more comfortable solution. Dyneema® is engineered to protect the brave men and women who keep our communities safe.

Wear and Gear

Products made with Dyneema® are transforming comfort and confidence in the protective and lifestyle industries. Much lighter than traditional materials, Dyneema® has outstanding cut and abrasion resistance, and durability.

Ropes, Lines, Slings and Chains

Dyneema® has transformed the performance of heavy industry by making ropes, lines, slings and synthetic chains much lighter and more durable. A game changer for efficiency and safety. Engineers that work smarter, choose Dyneema®.


Lighter weight nets made with Dyneema® are easier to handle and more sustainable. For aquaculture, commercial fishing and air transport Dyneema® technology is reducing their environmental impact with lighter, longer lasting solutions.