Improved premium shade fabrics

July 12, 2021  |  Products

Polyfab USA’s Polytex+ and Comtex+ are improved versions of its premium shade fabrics and are now stentered (heat-set). Heat-setting gives the knitted fabric a slightly softer hand and better “lay-flat” qualities, which means less curling on the edges making it easier to work with.
Performance-enhanced marine fabric

July 6, 2021  |  Products

Armada, a durable, cost-effective line of coated marine fabrics has been further performance enhanced with the addition of Forbid SRT®, a proprietary topcoat by Enduratex.
Chic yet durable fabrics

July 1, 2021  |  Products

Designtex has launched four fabrics that look and feel like silk and velvet, but they’re tough enough to be used in any environment. Glimmer has the subtle, metallic glow of raw silk, but it’s decked out in a tough topcoat that stands up to whatever comes its way. Nook, a hybrid textile with a s…
New line of recycled sewing threads

July 1, 2021  |  Products

The Renu™ line of all-around, environmentally friendly industrial sewing threads are made entirely from non-virgin materials. The 100% recycled threads provide a green option without sacrificing sewing performance. The current line-up includes Renu ChampSpun™ recycled staple spun polyester threa…
Biodegradable fabric for disposable PPE

July 1, 2021  |  Products

EcoGuard material is a domestically produced, eco-friendly fabric developed for use in personal protective equipment, specifically disposable medical isolation gowns. This material contains an additive that helps it biodegrade up to 99 percent faster than typical polypropylene gown material. An addi…
Digital textile printing alternative

July 1, 2021  |  Products

Compo-SiL® technology is a new alternative to heat transfer printing or silicone-based ink printing. Thanks to its patented modified PU layer and the advantageous properties of silicone, the inward-facing PU layer is easily printed with elaborate designs and applied to the fabric using HMA and othe…
Sleek sound absorption and light

July 1, 2021  |  Products

LED lighting. They can be combined with the SONEX Linear Absorbers and are available in natural white or light gray. The water-based acoustic coating is available in standard, premium and custom colors for easy cleaning and durability. The integrated LED lights are available in warm and cool options…
Fully recyclable carpet yarn

July 1, 2021  |  Products

EqoCycle is a fully recyclable PA6 yarn with 75% recycled content that offers the same high-quality performance of virgin PA6 yarn. The new recycled yarn, mainly based on post-industrial waste, supports contract, automotive and residential carpet manufacturers with a drop-in circular solution to red…
Vegan leather upholstery fabric

June 28, 2021  |  Products

Compo-SiL® silicone rubber-based marine leather is a green alternative to toxic leather and leatherette materials used for interior and exterior marine upholstery. Non-toxic and free of PPA, lead, latex and halogens, it is maintenance-free and easy to clean.
Heavier recycled cotton fabric

June 21, 2021  |  Products

Ventile®, known for its weather-proof, breathable cotton fabrics, has launched Eco 430 and Eco 420, both higher-weight woven, textured 100 percent recycled cotton fabric made from a contrasting weave and weft.