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SINGTEX®STORMFLEECE™ recipient of multiple awards for single-layer green technology

16 Jan. 2018

SINGTEX®, a sustainable manufacturer company of outdoor functional fabrics recently announced an innovative technology “STORMFLEECE” to replace traditional soft-shell fabrics in 2018. “STORMFLEECE” is a single-layer woven fabric with technical attributes that passes rain test and provides thermal insulation properties. SINGTEX® product line has continued to upgrade and is the reason that SINGTEX® has received ISPO Textrends Top 10 and 3 selections awards for five consecutive years. 

STORMFLEECE has received a statement from Premiere Vision last year ”Huggably soft…technical fabrics that are cozy, like plush toys for children”. PERFORMANCE DAYS awarded STORMFLEECEbecause manufacturing process reduces carbon foot prints and the amount of chemical use. For consecutive years, STORMFLEECEhas also received awards by ISPO Textrends this year being selection for Eco Era. Compared to traditional soft-shell fabrics, STORMFLEECE doesn’t need lamination during production which results in less fiber loss into the ocean.

S.Café® AIRMEM, the membrane produced from the oil of post-consumed coffee grounds replaces 25 % of petroleum use for traditional membrane manufacturing. With these findings, S.Café® AIRMEMreceived USDA bio-based certification. The results have been effective when applied to water and windproof jackets. The following product lines (S3W-20373SC02, S3W-1964SC0) were selected by ISPO Textrends for the ECO ERA and Top 10 categories.

SINGTEX® continues to upgrade manufacturing technology to offer multiple textile markets a sustainable and one-stop complete solution. Examples of SINGTEX® sustainable upgrades by using water-saving dyeing machines, the result produces 70 % less polluted water during the complete dyeing process. The continuous expansion of technology towards yarn texturizing and designing enhances the exclusiveness of SINGTEX® yarns and fabrics. 

SINGTEX® will be attending the OUTDOOR Retailer Show in Denver, U.S. (Booth:10031-LL) from 25 to 28 January and ISPO show in Munich, Germany (Booth: A1-315) from 28 to 31 January.