The production of TENCEL® is revolutionary. It is based on a solvent spinning process that represents the greatest achievement in cellulose technology to date. More than 100 patents have been awarded internationally for the development of TENCEL®.
This special process received the “European Award for the Environment” from the European Union.
TENCEL® Wood is derived from sustainably managed forests in line with certified forestry regulations.
The trees are grown on non-arable land, without use of pesticidas or fertilizers.
Amount of water used is 10-20 times less compared to cotton.
Free of sulfur and chlorine, Tencel is odorless.
Uses environment-friendly organic solvents , 99.8% of the solvent is reused.