how can it be used?

CRAiLAR is a remarkable ‘ingredient’ fiber that can add significant performance and sustainability benefits to both textile and non-woven applications while running on existing manufacturing platforms. This allows for easy, ‘seamless’ integration with your existing processes.

Non-woven

From industrial wipes, to mop heads, to felted items like insoles CRAiLAR can be used in a wide variety of non-woven applications, including; dry laid, needle punched and hydro entangled. In non-woven applications, CRAiLAR is typically the main/primary ingredient.

Textiles

Strong yet soft, CRAiLAR fiber is well suited for denim, outerwear, footwear, toweling and upholstery. It can be blended successfully with a wide range of natural and synthetic fibers.

In textile applications CRAiLAR fiber would generally be blended in ratios of 20-40% with other fibers like cotton, tencel, wool, etc.