1852 WEST GROTON, MA | 1871 EAST WALPOLE, MA
The Province of Massachusetts Bay grants patent to manufacture paper.
Mark Hollingsworth joins the firm.
Company granted patent for manila paper.
Zachery Hollingsworth and Charles Vose form partnership.
H&V develops the first electrical insulating paper.
1956 EASTON & GREENWICH, NY 1976 FLOYD, VA
H&V enters gasket market.
H&V develops filter media for the U.S. military, the foundation for our HEPA air filtration media.
H&V becomes a leader in engine cellulosic and high-efficiency microfiberglass filter media manufacturing.
H&V pioneers development of wet-laid nonwovens used in home furnishings.
H&V forms joint venture in Mexico.
1982 WINCHCOMBE, UK | 1983 APIZACO, MX 1988 HAWKINSVILLE, GA 1997 CORVALLIS, OR
H&V becomes a leading manufacturer of industrial battery separators.
H&V enters high-efficiency synthetic filtration media market.
H&V introduces AFM™ activated carbon technology.
2000 KENTMERE, UK | 2001 HATZFELD, GERMANY
H&V develops Nanofiber coating technology.
H&V's Technostat® becomes the highest performing electret media.
H&V commercializes Advanced Cure Resin (ACR) family of binders.
H&V establishes greenfield facility in Suzhou, China.
H&V develops NanoWave® media.
H&V launches NanoWeb® technology.
H&V becomes a leading global supplier of automotive start-stop battery separator.
H&V is a global leader in our field.