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Milliken & Westex are now one company with one singular focus: to provide innovative fabrics for the FR industry that deliver on our commitment to worker safety, comfort and long-term durability.

Learn more about Westex by Milliken.


Protection Starts With Fabric First

The protection provided by a flame resistant garment largely depends on the fabric used. As you create your FR clothing program, specify the fabric brand first. Choose Westex.

Understand the Hazards

Explore Our Fabrics


Introduced in 1996, UltraSoft® offers cotton for optimized comfort, plus nylon for enhanced wear life and protective performance.

UltraSoft AC

A recent innovation, UltraSoft AC® provides guaranteed flame resistance and unsurpassed Pima cotton comfort –– making it ideal for applications where comfort is a key concern.


In 1987, Indura® was the first FR cotton fabric engineered to provide guaranteed flame resistance. Today, it’s used in millions of garments worldwide.


TrueComfort is the latest in our market-proven line of FR fabrics, offering multi-hazard FR protection and exceptional comfort.

Our Proprietary Technology

Specify Westex with confidence! We guarantee our fabrics’ flame resistance for the life of the garment. This guarantee is based on rigorous testing in the lab and proven performance in the field.

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Westex Technology

Industry Partners


Latest Westex Talk

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Create an FR Program

Before you choose FR garments or a clothing supplier, review the critical steps for correctly implementing a protective clothing program.

Check out our Resource Center

Want to learn more about our fabric and ensuring worker safety? The videos, white papers, brochures and other materials in our Resource Center can help.

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