Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Tencel fiber finds new applications in cancer-care
Tencel fiber finds new applications in cancer-care
17
Oct '09
Tencel, which is a natural raw material made from wood pulp and is 100 percent biodegradable and the wood that is used to produce the Tencel fiber comes from tree farms that practice sustainability, has found a new taker.

RoyallWear dba Jazzy Johnnys, is a organisation dedicated to providing cancer and long term care patients with an attractive, well designed garment that is comfortable, stylish, easy-to-use and accessible to healthcare professionals.

Lenzing Fibers, the producers of Tencel and RoyallWear dba Jazzy Johnnys have announced a marketing tie-up. Royall has chosen Tencel for their new line of cancer patient wear for its anti-wicking, anti-moisture and temperature-sensitive properties that keep moisture off the skin and inhibit bacterial growth.

Tencel contains no toxic substances and is suitable for baby's wear as well as adults. In addition to the medical benefits of the fabric it is also as strong as polyester but eco-friendly and suitable for sensitive skin, soft to the touch, and easy to maintain.

According to recent dermatological studies, patients wearing clothing made from Tencel experienced a markedly improved sense of comfort and a feeling of well-being. Royall recognizes the significance of improved patient-wear.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 29th Apr 2017

Textile sector may have uniform GST rate: Irani

The textile sector could have a uniform Goods and Services Tax (GST)...

Textiles | On 30th Apr 2017

Government revamping tech mission on cotton

Indian Government is working to revamp the technology mission on...

Apparel/Garments | On 30th Apr 2017

Columbia Sportswear records Q1 net sales of $543.8 mn

Columbia Sportswear Company has announced record net sales of $543.8...

Interviews View All

Amit Jain
Shingora Textiles Ltd

‘In terms of fabric, the fastest growing category for us is a blend of...

DK Sharma
Velocity Apparelz

We constantly communicate with employees at all levels

Yashiki Gumber
Sahiba Fabrics

Fabric does not restrict us from fashion trends

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Sanjukta Dutta
Sanjukta's Studio

<b>Sanjukta Dutta</b> creates unique garments by clubbing prints of...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Pranav Mishra
Huemn

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
April 2017

April 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X