BioThane® originated from a group of engineers from the Polyurethane Polymer division of BF Goodrich who recognized the demand for a more flexible, high performance horse racing harness product. They worked with horse owners to create a line of synthetic belting for the tack and harness industry. This soon grew from a basement side project to the development of BioPlastics. BioThane® webbing which has completely changed the creation of equine belting products. BioThane® is a polyester webbing with a protective polymer coating. With BioThane® having its roots in the equine world, strength, durability, appearance and performance is of the utmost importance. With these characteristics, below are a few of the industries that BioThane® has become very popular in:
BioThane's superior features are unmatched in the coated webbing industry. By using BioThane® coated webbing, you have the peace of mind that your product will outperform and outlast products made with other materials, such as nylon, vinyl, leather or polyester. BioThane® also maintains it's flexibility in the cold very well.