the future of filtration is here

We are bringing together our established and successful brands
Colback®, Enka® solutions, Evolon®, Karbofil and Lutradur®
under our new future-focused umbrella brand, Filtura to create a uniquely powerful, integrated product portfolio.

Benefit from the reliability you’ve become accustomed to from a strong partner along with unlimited access to a wide range of top-performing filter media, excellent standard products, and bespoke solutions – all in one place.

This opens previously unimagined possibilities for your projects, now with better and stronger performance than ever.

Filtura – forward-thinking filter media


“When working with our customers, we tap into the synergies that come from technological diversity, extensive expertise and great ideas.”

Jens Cnops – Sales Manager Filtration, EMEA – LinkedIn
Jens Cnops


Filter media – perfect for every application

Filtura is making it easier than ever before for you to find the high-performing air and liquid filtration media you need. Our specialists are on hand with their extensive expertise to help you get the most out of every possible application.



  • Fully synthetic filter media, pleat support and side bands for all common filter designs, especially suitable for minipleat and pocket filters
  • Support material with outstanding rigidity
  • Multi-layer technology to optimize dust holding capacity and reduce pressure drop
  • Pleatable particle and activated carbon media
  • ISO Coarse, ePM10 up to ePM1 80%

Learn more about our range of solutions for industrial HVAC filtration

Industrial coolant filters

Industrial coolant

  • Two- and three-dimensional filter media based on spunbond, needlepunch and wetlaid technologies
  • Ensures long coolant and machine lifetimes

Learn more about our industrial filter media

Wastewater treatment

Wastewater treatment

  • Enka® Technology for bio-trickling filters, scrubbers and demisters
  • Low pressure drop thanks to high surface area, high resistance to compression
  • Wetlaid technology for permeable reverse osmosis membrane casting
  • Support media with high uniformity and smooth fabric surface

Discover the enka technology & the solution for industrial filtration systems in humidifiers, demisters and bioscrubbers

Food and beverages

Food and beverages

  • Support and filter media based on FDA-approved resins
  • Sealable with heat and ultrasonic bonding
  • Excellent pleatability

Engine air intake

Engine air intake

  • High-end carded nonwovens, the synthetic alternative for air intake filters
  • Multi-layer technology for high dust holding capacity
  • Products based on recycled raw material possible

Learn more about our specialized filter media for engine air intake filtration elements/systems, including activated carbon media and specialized treatment options.

Room air purifiers

Room air purifiers

  • High-efficiency filtration media
  • Particle and molecular filtration up to a filter class of H13
  • Excellent pleatability

Discover the support media preferred by filter manufacturers for room air purifier filters: Air purifier filter material

Pool & spa filters

Pool & spa

  • High-performance spunbond media
  • Round and trilobal fiber technology
  • Anti-microbial treatment option

Discover the capabilities of filtura solutions for pool & spa filters

Face masks

Face masks

Interior air filters

Cabin Air

  • Support and particle filter media

Learn about oil filter media for filter impurities from the engine and improved performance & lifetime: Cabin air filter media | Colback Nonwoven fabric for Combi filters (

Filtermedia solutions with activated carbon


Turning today’s ideas into tomorrow’s innovations

Our R&D experts work with you worldwide to develop optimal solutions for air and liquid filtration. They expertly apply their interdisciplinary insights and experience across multiple sectors to achieve excellent results.

With Filtura, we are driving progress – with a consistent focus on further pioneering improvements in sustainability.
For you, this means access to high-performance, future-proof products – perfectly suited to your requirements.

Innovation - experts work together

employees in material and process development

dedicated R&D employees worldwide

pilot centers


Many technologies – infinite possibilities

We intelligently combine different process technologies and bonding methods to manufacture multilayered, complex products. This means you benefit from a wide range of specific material properties and unlimited possibilities for air and liquid filtration. We can work to your specific project requirements and create the ideal filter medium for you.

As specialists, we develop and manufacture our media in house, including structures of up to three layers and individual material combinations. Aside from filter media, this also includes support media and sidebands on rolls.

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We are your trusted partner for filter media

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First-class solutions

You benefit from our unique range of technolo­gies, extraordinary expertise and excellent filter media, available both as standard products and custom solutions. Everything you need, all in one place.

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Development expertise

Our global R&D network and pilot centers are the go-to source for pioneering filter media.
This is where the innovations that drive your projects forward take form.

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At your side worldwide

33 production sites across 14 countries guarantee a short and efficient supply chain, worldwide availability, and customer-driven services.

“Our future opportunities lie in the power of our strong network, our global connections, and our drive to always be one step ahead with market-leading innovations.”

Timothy Johnson – Head of Business Development, North America – LinkedIn
Timothy Johnson
Poster Event FILTECH

Meet the experts

Visit us at FILTECH 2023

Experience the new Filtura brand hands on and speak to our experts at Booth R10, Hall 7.

Learn more


Frequently asked questions

Why is there a new brand for FPM’s filter media?

The Filtura brand umbrella provides a place for us to pool our diverse expertise, our many years of experience, our innovative spirit, and our entire product portfolio. This will enable us to sustainably expand our position in filter media, together with our customers and partners.

What benefits does the new brand offer me as a customer / partner?

  • We offer a comprehensive and multi-faceted range of products, solutions, and technologies for air and liquid filtration – all in one place.
  • Our uniquely broad selection of technologies, extensive expertise, pragmatic approach to innovation, strong knowledge transfer across different industries, many years of experience, and wide range of services open up unprecedented opportunities for our customers.
  • Our global market presence and availability ensure maximum flexibility and efficiency for customers.
  • Visibility, transparency, and information provide clear orientation for customers.

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