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RKW       Wepelen® Geomembranes



The RKW-Group
The RKW-Group is a globally-active company that manufactures films and nonwovens.

Innovative Products
The RKW-Group offers different products for a variety of applications.

As one of Europe's leading manufacturers of films and nonwovens ...

Worldwide Presence
RKW looks for opportunities and profitable growth throughout the world


  • 28.08.2014

    RKW Group joins the “zero pellet loss” initiative

    Sustainability: Setting a good example together

    Frankenthal, August 28, 2014 – In order to make a strong statement against the continued pollution of coastlines and waterways, the trade associations PlasticsEurope Germany (plastics manufacturers) and VCI (Association of the Chemical Industry) launched the practical project “zero pellet loss.” The goal of the project is to minimize the loss of...

  • 06.08.2014

    RKW at the POWTECH trade fair in Nuremberg

    September 30 - October 2, 2014

    Functional, flexible and progressive –
    Plastic solutions for packaging powdery goods

    Frankenthal, July 31, 2014 – RKW offers a wide range of intelligent plastic packaging solutions for powdery goods. As a highlight of the POWTECH trade fair in Nuremberg, the leading manufacturer of plastic films and nonwovens will display the new generation of the popular RKW...

  • 15.07.2014

    Half a Century of Company History – RKW Petersaurach Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

    Open House Day at the Town’s Largest Employer

    Petersaurach, July 14, 2014 – On the occasion of its 50th anniversary, one of the largest film manufacturers in the region, RKW SE Petersaurach, held an Open Day last Saturday, July 12. Visitors were offered a rich and varied program with interesting behind-the-scenes insights into the production of plastics.

    How does a printing machine work? What is...

  • 13.06.2014

    Patricia Featherstone re-elected to the Chair of the Edana Board of Governors

    12 June, 2014 – Brussels – EDANA, the Association Serving the Nonwovens and Related Industries, has announced its renewed Board of Governors for 2014-2016. The Board was elected by Association members via electronic voting or by those present at the Annual General Meeting, held today in Brussels, Belgium.

    Patricia Featherstone (RKW) has been re-elected Chair of the Board of Governors of Edana....

  • 05.06.2014

    CEO Roland Roth joins Supervisory Board of the RKW Group – Harald Biederbick is new CEO of the Executive Management Board

    Bundling activities in three divisions

    Frankenthal, June 5, 2014 – Roland Roth, CEO of the RKW Group is joining the Supervisory Board. As of July 1, 2014 Harald Biederbick will be the new CEO of the Executive Management Board. Aside from the personnel changes, the RKW Group is also undergoing a restructuring of its organization: Bundling the activities in three divisions is designed to ensure an...


  • 30.09. - 02.10.2014


    Visit us: hall 1, booth 1-522

    Nuremberg, Germany

    At the POWTECH trade fair, RKW exhibits the new generation of the RKW ProVent®...

  • 11.11. - 14.11.2014


    Visit us: hall 23, booth C04

    Hanover, Germany

  • 12.11. - 15.11.2014


    Visit us: hall 6, booth 6D16

    Duesseldorf, Germany

    At Medica 2014, RKW will be presenting a wide range of films and film-to-nonwoven...