Spandex (Elastane) is a synthetic fiber. The fibers exceptional elastic, strong and still durable, the fiber is a polyurethane-polyurea co polymer vented by DuPont chemists in 1959. When introduced into the market it revolutionized many areas within the clothing industry; sportswear, bicycling, jeans and many other types of clothing. Read more..
The generic name given to the cellulose fibre developed by Courtaulds and marketed by them under the Tencel brand name. The Tencel production process is based on a solvent spinning process and represents the greatest accomplishment in cellulose fiber technology. Read more..