More on Materials: What is TENCEL™?
TENCEL™ is an increasingly used material for sustainable products, collections and can be found on many items listed on Renoon.
But what is it and where does it come from?
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what is it?
The fibers originate from the renewable raw material wood, created by photosynthesis.
The manufacturing process involves an environmentally responsible production method (also referred as "closed loop system").
The fibers are certified as compostable and biodegradable.
The circle is respected here: TENCEL™ can fully revert back to nature.
a cotton alternative?
Manufacturing Tencel also requires less energy and water than cotton.
Conclusion: a great alternative to cotton.
which products can be made with this material?
PEFC™ certification upon request, and have been certified as Biobased under the BioPreferred® Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a governmental body.