one stop for Eco-friendly & Sustainable fabrics:
Herbalfab is the brain child of Mr. Prashant Balar,
who started his career in the electronics, and IT industry. His aspiration to
accomplish something satisfactory in life made him to quit the industry and
take up his family business of conventional cotton shirting. Here, Prashant
happened to come across the destruction caused by harmful chemicals during
various stages of conventional textile industries. This motivated him to
has developed a unique technique to dye with flowers, fruits, roots etc.
Turmeric, myraballams, onion, kesu and dhavadi flowers, and natural indigo are
used for preparing the natural dyes. This not only prevents water pollution due
to replacement of petrochemical dyes with vegetable dyes/natural dyes, but also
imparts medicinal value to cloth as many herbs used for dyeing are having high
The colors developed are unique and can thus
initiate a new fashion trend. The company has developed an expertise in
vegetable dyeing the woven. Herbalfab also have a range of other Eco friendly
fabrics like khadi that is both handspun and hand-woven, non violent silk,
Organic denim etc.
talking about the market demand for the fabric, Mr. Prashant Balar expresses
his intention to focus more on the US, and European markets. He states, "Those
are established markets for organic garments and that is where I intend to
supply my fabrics". He believes that the demand for organic clothing in India is limited to spas, ayurveda centres, skin clinics, and fitness clubs. Herbalfab
aspires to makes its presence across the user categories. "I would gauge the
domestic market and accordingly pump in money to establish a full-fledged unit"
GOTS Approved low impact dyeing section:
provides 100% GOTS certified organic vegetable dyed fabric/end product as per
the requirements of the customer. The company provides organic woven, and
organic knit fabrics in GOTS approved low impact, and organic dyeing. Attractive
hoodies, clothing for men & women, baby clothing, organic towels, bed
sheets, cotton bags, and home furnishings are made.
Organic clothing is an
effective way to ouster pollution, and the resulting threats. These garments
look no different from standard clothing. One can achieve the dual purpose of
looking fashionable, and saving the world also.