BBA Division Changes Name, Relocates, Introduces Product

Old Hickory, Tenn.-based BBA Materials Technology Group’s filtration business is changing its name
to BBA Fiberweb Filtration, keeping in line with its parent company’s name change to BBA Fiberweb.
In conjunction with the name change, BBA Fiberweb is relocating from West Chester, Ohio, to an
existing company location in Old Hickory. Both the move and name change should be complete in early

“The consolidation and name change represent a restructuring of BBA Fiberweb’s operations
into regional and international markets under a new global strategy,” said Mike Cox, business

In other company news, BBA Fiberweb Filtration has developed DiamondWeb spunbond polyester
filtration media. DiamondWeb fabrics are available in area or pattern bond technologies in a range
of weights and colors.

February 2004