Westex by Milliken


Westex by Milliken is pushing the boundaries of what is possible and setting a new standard of excellence to bring unprecedented levels of innovation to the FR industry. Milliken’s extensive history of innovation and Westex’s FR expertise strengthen our capabilities to deliver the most advanced FR fabrics for the millions of industrial workers who need protection from arc flash, flash fire and other thermal hazards.


Westex-Brand FR Fabrics

Westex by Milliken offers extremely comfortable, market-proven fabrics that are specified by name by thousands of companies globally.

UltraSoft® has become the fabric of choice for thousands of companies globally. First introduced in 1996, it has earned a strong reputation of providing multi-hazard protection along with excellent comfort and value.
Westex UltraSoft® is Now Available in ANSI 107-Certified High-Vis!

No more discomfort in critical visibility conditions; Westex UltraSoft® is now available in high-vis fabric. A unique flame resistant fabric certified to ANSI 107 made with the comfort of cotton, Westex UltraSoft® High-Vis is also UL certified to NFPA 2112 and meets NFPA 70E PPE Category 2.

UltraSoft AC® combines the finest long-staple cotton with advanced proprietary softening technology to provide the most comfortable fabric on the market. Westex UltraSoft AC® offers advanced protection from electric arc flash and flash fires, and is guaranteed flame resistant for the life of the garment.

A recent innovation developed with home care in mind, TrueComfort® provides multi-hazard protection and exceptional comfort. This lightweight, soft and breathable fabric is ideal for arc flash and flash fire protection, with a UL certification for NFPA 2112.

Introduced in 1987, Indura® was the first cotton fabric engineered to provide guaranteed flame resistance for the life of the garment. Indura® is still popular today for use in the metals industry with budget conscious contractors.


Resources & Videos
Our state-of-the-art HD and super slow motion videos — are always available as free downloads at www.westex.com — and other online resources spread knowledge worldwide to raise awareness about arc flash, flash fire and other thermal hazards.

Arc Flash Videos / Flash Fire Videos / Flame Resistant Insights / eZine Resource Center


We Are All In

We at Westex by Milliken are dedicated to purposeful innovation, advanced engineering and an unwavering commitment to education. Click the images below to see how We Are All In:

New Ideas that Drive Safety / Resources that Make a Difference / Market-Proven Products