Sustainability | 2017

Wicking capability  |  |  706 693 2226

Wicking capability

Mirafi® H2Ri is a woven geosynthetic for soil stabilization and base course reinforcement applications where differential settlement occurs due to heaving in the subgrade soils. Hydrophilic and hygroscopic 4g yarn provides wicking action through the plane of
the geosynthetic, and its double-layer construction provides excellent separation factor with filtration and drainage. Available in several roll sizes to fit project requirements.

TenCate Geosynthetics Americas

Lightweight reinforcement  |  |  716 404 6395

Lightweight reinforcement

ESF (Engineered Specialty Fabrics) are scrim fabrics designed for reinforcing various composite structures. They provide the ability to go off the 0-90 degree axis providing fabrics with increased durability and off-load line strength. High-tenacity yarns allow for structural reinforcement with less bulk and weight. Recommended for a variety of markets including recreational composites (boards), wind energy, marine and aerospace.

Saint-Gobain ADFORS

Keeping chemicals contained  |  |  877 716 6651

Keeping chemicals contained

Engineered with high durability and water-repellent properties, chemical-resistant coated 30 oz. vinyl is designed to withstand long-term exposure to a range of harsh chemicals. It’s outfitted with a 7-year warranty and recommended for use in landfills, ponds, oil storage or anywhere chemicals need to be contained from their surroundings.

Value Vinyls Inc.

Responsible upholstery  |  |  847 647 7300

Responsible upholstery

The Grand Slam Collection consists of high-performance vinyl upholstery designed for any commercial application that requires strength and durability. It is free of the seven most common phthalates found in vinyl products (DBP, BBP, DEHP, DOP, DNOP, DINP and DIDP) and is fire retardant, antibacterial and mildew resistant. The collection consists of eight patterns and more than 80 designer selected colorways.


NuLeather is a polyurethane upholstery fabric engineered with high-quality polycarbonate resins. The fabric does not contain PVC, plasticizers, phthalates, heavy metals or stabilizers, making it 100 percent VOC free. RoHS and REACH compliant, nearly 99 percent of the solvents used to make the fabric are recycled by the mill. Offered in two patterns: NuAnce, a solid pattern in 41 colors; and NuTron, a metallic pattern in 14 colors.

The Mitchell Group

A simple solution  |  |  973 777 7888

A simple solution

SIMPL® is an environmentally friendly silicone-impregnated hemp featuring hydrophobic properties that repel stains and allow for easy cleaning. It can be woven, colored and printed in a wide range of weights and is antimicrobial and fire-retardant. Recommended for indoor and outdoor upholstery, marine, appliance covers and all
sewn applications.

Sommers Plastics

Recycled quality  |  |  704 821 8870

Recycled quality

ET 2600 Jersey Spandex Knit is used for activewear, athletic jerseys, sports shirts and tank tops. Made from recycled yarns, it contains 92 percent REPREVE, 8 percent Spandex and has a moisture management system. The fabric has been certified by Unifi through the U Trust verification program using Fiberprint technology.


Comprised of 40 percent REPREVE recycled polyester and 60 percent polyester, ET 9417 Soft Knit has the right amount of stretch for aluminum framing systems in retail and trade show markets. Compatible with dye sub transfer, latex and UV printers, it presents a high-quality print and is flame retardant. Available 125 inches wide.

Fisher Textiles