Tencel®

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Tencel

Description

[Lenzig Fibers] A trademark name for a lyocell fiber made from wood pulp. Tencel® is a soft, strong fiber that uses nano-technology to produce unique characteristics. It is advertised as being ‘soft as silk, strong as polyester, cool as linen, warm as wool, and as absorbent as cotton'. Lyocell is a type of rayon that was first made in 1992.

Synonyms and Related Terms

lyocell

Other Properties

Hydrophilic.

Additional Information

Lenzing Fibers: Tencel® page

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