Cordura launches new fabric technology
30 October 2018
INVISTA’s CORDURA® brand has broadened its portfolio of protective performance fabric technologies suitable for today’s workwear environments.
The latest innovations range from Flame Retardant solutions featuring CORDURA® fabric technology for enhanced durability to specialist stretch materials for garment reinforcement. These innovations support the brand’s commitment to developing durable fiber and fabric technologies designed to help people “Live Durable™”.
Combining science and technology to help provide technical performance solutions for workers’ gear and apparel, the additions are:
- Hi-Vis Laminates: New CORDURA® brand high visibility, lightweight, waterproof, durable 2- and 3-layer laminated fabrics for outerwear. 140 gsm – 220 gsm targeted for garments used in road/rail construction as well as security and emergency services
- FR Solutions: A range of flame retardant coated fabrics engineered with CORDURA® fiber technology for enhanced abrasion resistance
- Carrington FlameTougher 280AS made with CORDURA® NYCO fabric technology offering enhanced abrasion and tear resistance and designed to meet EN1162 for flame retardant clothing
- Stretch Reinforcements: An enhanced range of high tenacity CORDURA® fabrics with LYCRA® T400® stretch technology for workwear garment reinforcement. These comfort-stretch fabrics include options tested to meet high temperature industrial wash requirements.