Safety Components Awarded Canadian Patent for WeatherMax


Safety Components, Greenville, South Carolina, has been issued Canadian patent number 2492753 for its WeatherMax outdoor fabric. The fabric has multiple applications including boat covers, awnings, outdoor living space canopies, automotive covers and military covers.

WeatherMax features the company's HydroMax finish, said to provide the cover water repellency and mildew resistance while maintaining the fabric's natural breathability.

“This patent award clearly shows that WeatherMAX is a unique and advanced fabric and we look forward to bringing further innovations to the outdoor industries,” said John Pierce, WeatherMax Product Manager.

Safety Components specializes in fiber and polymer technologies that have been used in the military, outdoor recreational, structural, firefighting and automotive textile markets.