Coronavirus (COVID-19): : An Update from Universal Fibers®
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Universal Fibers® Update: COVID-19

March 31, 2020

To our community, 

Universal Fibers’ broad product offering serves commercial, transportation and industrial segments, and includes 3D print filament used for various applications such as medical and health care materials. In joining the fight against COVID-19, Universal Fibers has ramped up production of PLA and PETG print filament as the only chemistries approved to produce 3D Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Given the challenges and risks of coronavirus, we are doing everything possible to increase filament supply used specifically to print 3D masks and face shields needed to protect medical staff, patients and communities.

Universal Fibers remains committed to doing everything possible to defeat this global pandemic. In addition to securing the health and safety of our global employees and customers, we have joined forces with aligned organizations from healthcare, nonprofits and industry. We are proud and gratified to know our PLA and PETG print filament is being used to produce critically needed supplies for personal protective equipment, and thank the thousands of individuals and businesses engaged in printing essential PPE for the medical community.

For more information on how you may assist in providing 3D printed PPE, please contact:

1-844-810-1385 - info@universalfibers.com.

We are in this together!


March 30, 2020

To our Valued Customers – Worldwide

Universal Fibers’ global leadership team continues to monitor COVID-19 around-the-clock to determine what is necessary to keep our employees’ and customers’ best interests at heart.  We remain committed to fluid decision making and best practices to ensure the highest measures of health and safety while continuing to meet the needs of our customers, worldwide. 

As an update, we have furthered our initial preventive actions with additional protocols to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees and customers. These added measures address company concerns related to health, food, visitor activity, common touchpoints and facility areas. We have also implemented new initiatives to support our commitment to personal distancing via digital resources and home officing.

We are staying ahead of this threat by proactively managing the many factors involved in our modified and/or temporary business processes. Through all this, our global operations remain fully operational with standard production schedules to ensure the highest level of quality and service you have come to expect.

We thank you for your unwavering loyalty, confidence and support. 

We are all in this together!


March 19, 2020

Universal Fibers Community,

For over 50 years Universal Fibers has grown and innovated through the best and hardest of times. Please know that the health and safety of you and your family and our valued Associates and their families is of utmost importance to us. We extend our heartfelt concern to anyone impacted by the virus, and sincere gratitude to the healthcare workers and organizations on the front lines battling this disease affecting us all.

Given the rapidly evolving situation concerning COVID-19, we continue to adapt and take immediate recommended actions to manage the many factors that can impact all of us. We are counting on each of you to do your best to protect the health and well-being of yourself, your families and your teammates. The actions of each of us individually will collectively benefit us all.

Our global leadership team is in constant communication and sharing best practices among all our operations and with all our Associates around the world. As a global organization, we are strengthened by our worldwide presence.

We are currently maintaining standard business operations and are monitoring our environments appropriately.  We will communicate with you immediately if we encounter any issues that impact our operations. We appreciate that these are unique times and we are here to support you in any way possible.

Thank you for your continued support and partnership of Universal Fibers.