Cotton and TENCEL® come from Nature and have similar fiber properties. TENCEL® is of botanic origin, since it is extracted from the raw material wood.
Both fibers are 100% compostable. The compastability from TENCEL® has been confirmed by numerous certificates around the world.* Tests carried out confirm that TENCEL® is a part of a materials cycle. Thus TENCEL® is both biodegradable and compostable.
Cotton and TENCEL® make a great team.
* Certificates for compostability: Vinçotte, DIN CERTCO, USA BPI