WHAT IS TENCEL™ MODAL?
TENCEL™ Modal fibres are made from renewable beech wood, sourced from sustainable forests, making it compostable and biodegradable.
The STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX™ certification confirms that TENCEL™ Modal fibres have been tested for numerous regulated and non-regulated harmful substances and are harmless to human health.
TENCEL™ is a trademark of Lenzing AG. Read more about their fibre story here.
Exhibiting high flexibility, TENCEL™ Modal wood based fibres offer textiles a long-lasting quality of exquisite softness. Owing to the fibres sleek cross section, TENCEL™ Modal fibres enhance the soft touch of fabrics even after repeated washing.Measurements and hand evaluations of softness show that TENCEL™ Modal fibres feel twice as soft as cotton. The softness of TENCEL™ Modal fibres last longer and is able to withstand repeated wash and dry cycles compared to cotton.
TENCEL™ Modal fibres are mainly manufactured from the renewable raw material beech wood, sourced from sustainable forests in Austria and neighbouring countries.
TENCEL™ standard Modal fibres are biodegradable and compostable under industrial, home, soil, freshwater and marine conditions, thus they can fully revert back to nature.