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.

Dyneema® launches ‘Moments That Matter’ podcast series

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

The world's first bio-based HMPE fiber

Discover how our new bio-based Dyneema® fiber boasts the same incredible performance, but with an even lower carbon footprint.

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.