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NFW featured in Salesforce and Fortune Ecopreneur series

Earlier this year, Salesforce and Fortune made a trip to our headquarters in Peoria, Illinois, to...

NFW and UNLESS Collective launch the zero plastic, biobased sneaker

Meet The Degenerate, the world's only plastic-free, biobased shoe that uses NFW’s entire ecosystem...

Stella McCartney, Allbirds, Reformation and Pangaia link up with NFW to push regenerative agriculture forward

NFW is teaming up with Stella McCartney, Allbirds, Pangaia, and Reformation to produce the most...

Allbirds launches the Plant Pacer Sneaker made with MIRUM®

It’s here! Today Allbirds released the Plant Pacer, its newest lifestyle shoe made with MIRUM®.  

NFW CEO Luke Haverhals & CTO Aaron Amstutz named Inventors of the Year

NFW chemists Luke Haverhals and Aaron Amstutz have won the prestigious Intellectual Property Owners...

MIRUM® makes its luxury watch strap debut with IWC and Gisele Bündchen

Swiss luxury watch giant IWC Schaffhausen today launched MiraTex™ straps made with MIRUM® alongside...

NFW is partnering with Veshin Factory to expand access to MIRUM®

Natural Fiber Welding’s plastic-free, leather alternative MIRUM has taken the luxury accessory...

How industry circularity definitions differ from nature and why it matters

"Circularity" is quickly becoming a buzzword in the materials space as brands and consumers look...

Meet NFW soil scientist and circularity specialist Stephen Taylor

While visiting his family’s cattle ranch in southern Utah, Stephen Taylor gained a deep...

Assessing our impact: the carbon footprint of MIRUM®

Initial assessments estimate MIRUM® produces around an order of magnitude less greenhouse gas...

Year of Expansion and Opportunity

2021 has been a year of expansion and opportunity at Natural Fiber Welding.  We are on a mission to...