Welcome to ECFIA's Website

ECFIA represents the European High Temperature Insulation Wool (HTIW) industry in matters relating to health and safety. Its members manufacture a broad range of HTIW products that are essential in industrial applications, such as the thermal insulation of furnaces, other thermal process equipment, catalytic converters for vehicles and for various fire protection and prevention purposes.

The following pages provide comprehensive information about HTIW. You will find information about the production, use and advantages of HTIW. In addition, we shall advise you about the current conditions and the regulations pertinent to their application.Furthermore, we should like to inform you about ECFIA and present our aims and activities in the following.

If you should like any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us!

Klaus Kamps
Chairman ECFIA


A full description of ECFIA´s labelling policy can be downloaded from our labelling website.

Link to ECFIA´s Labelling Website

CARE Guidance

The CARE Guidance documents are designed to give customers of ECFIA member companies helpful information on the safe handling and use of HTIW products.

Link to ECFIA´s CARE Guidance Website


The blog provides news and information on a range of important topics related to HTIW including: basic and expert knowledge, REACH information, scientific studies, regulatory affairs, and other news.

Link to ECFIA´s Blog