Composites Evolution Ltd.

Supplier of innovative, sustainable composite materials, including Biotex high-performance natural composites. Biotex Flax features Twistless Technology to provide a combination of sustainability, performance and processability not previously seen in composites.

4A Broom Business Park
Bridge Way
Chesterfield, S41 9QG GB


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natural fiber composites for automotive

Natural fiber composites: What’s holding them back?
Natural fiber reinforcements have been available for some time, but factors such as compatibility with current processes and geographic availability continue to limit widespread use.

SAERcore LEO micro sandwich for fire retardant composites

Withstanding fire without the weight
New composites meet stringent fire requirements while lightweighting ships, rail cars and battery boxes for electric cars and planes.

hybrid carbon and flax prepreg

Composites Evolution develops hybrid tooling prepregs
Composites Evolution has developed a new tooling prepreg system based on a hybrid combination of carbon fiber and flax fiber reinforcements.

carbon fibre prepreg

Rail passenger seating support created from fire resistant bio-based prepreg
Composite Evolution’s Evopreg bio-derived prepreg used to created composite cantilever for lightweight train seating support.


Composites Evolution opens new UK prepreg manufacturing facility
The company has now completed the final stage of its move to a new prepreg manufacturing facility in Chesterfield, UK.

Composites Evolution launches prepreg business
New Evopreg brand will include prepregs for both component molding and tooling applications.

Natural fiber composites: Market share, one part at a time
New suppliers and adventurous composites fabricators put the “feel good” aspect in the rearview mirror, winning customers by competing on price and performance.

CARBIO project produces carbon/flax hybrid automotive roof
The prototype roof will be on display at the JEC World 2016 show.

Carbon fiber/flax reinforcements
Composites Evolution (CE, Bridge Way, Chesterfield, UK) has developed a range of carbon fiber/flax hybrid reinforcements, offered as an alternative to carbon fibers.

Lightweight sports canoe relies on flax fiber reinforcement
Composites Evolution's Biotex Flax materials have been successfully apply to Lake Constance's Felcity freestyle canoe.

Velox will distribute natural fiber products by Composites Evolution
The U.K.-based Composites Evolution's Biotex natural fiber line will be offered to customers in the U.K., Italy and France.

Composites Evolution teams with distributor Easy Composites
Composites Evolution's jute and flax biofibers will be distributed by Easy Composites.

Flax fibers reinforce composite blades on rooftop wind turbine
Students at the University of Stuttgart (Germany) will evaluate the performance of a 1-kW rooftop wind turbine that features wind blades molded with Composites Evolution's Biotex flax fiber.

Glass and flax fiber/bio-resin prepregs
Composites Evolution Ltd. launched at JEC Europe 2013 its glass-filled and flax-filled poly(furfuryl alcohol) (PFA) bio-resin prepregs.

JEC Europe 2013 new product showcase
The JEC Europe 2013 trade show (March 12-14, at the Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France) was the venue for introductions of a large number of new composite materials, technologies and manufacturing processes. Here's the CT editorial staff's compilation of what was on display.

SAMPE Europe 2013/JEC Europe 2013 highlights
Held concurrently, these two seminal European composites events weathered a rare Parisian snowstorm to plumb the depth and breadth of the industry.

JEC Composites 2010 Product Showcase
Although clouds of volcanic ash shut down postshow air traffic, the traffic on the show floor helped dispel the clouds of economic recession.

Product Categories of Composites Evolution Ltd.

  • Fibers/fiber forms, natural (bio-derived)
    • Flax
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Other unimpregnated fabrics
      • Other, Multiaxial
      • Other, Plain-weave
      • Other, Spread-tow fabric
      • Other, Spread-tow tape
      • Other, Twill
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Commingled/cowoven/coserved yarns
    • Fabric
    • Tape
Composite Structures & Components
  • Laminate panels, with core
  • Laminate sheets, solid
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
    • Consulting, other