Essentra plc is a supplier of plastic, fiber, foam and packaging products. The Company operates through three segments. The Component Solutions segment includes the components, pipe protection technologies (PPT), extrusion and security businesses. The Health & Personal Care Packaging segment includes specialty tapes business and is a global provider of packaging and authentication solutions to a diversified customer base in the health & personal care, consumer and specialist packaging sectors, and to the paper and board industries. Filtration Products consists of the Filter Products business and the Porous Technologies business. The Filter Products business is an independent provider of filters and related solutions to the tobacco industry. The Porous Technologies business is a developer and manufacturer of custom fluid-handling components, engineered from a portfolio of technologies that included bonded and non-woven fiber, polyurethane foam and porous plastics.