TTL Becomes Independent Company

Manfred Jaehn, former owner and managing director of Germany-based Technische Textilien Lorrach
GmbHandCo. KG (TTL) has purchased the company from the Nordifa-Group, Sweden. The purchase ends a
period of uncertainty for TTL, after Nordifa had announced its intention to sell all
subsidiaries.The companys core business will continue to be the development and production of
filter media for industrial dust collectors. TTL also produces needlefelts for various technical

October 2001