TENCEL® ideal for cosmetics
The lyocell fiber TENCEL® is the fiber for use in high-quality nonwovens applications in the cosmetic industry. The production process for TENCEL® is naturally hygienically clean and eco-friendly. Due to the fiber's botanic origin, TENCEL® is made from wood, the fiber meets the environmental demands of today's consumer.
The innovation fiber
Like no other fiber, TENCEL®, the lyocell fiber from the hause of Lenzing, offers possibilities for innovation. TENCEL® SKIN has already demonstrated very convincingly just how versatile the fiber can be. lnventive spirit and creativity know no limits when it comes to new applications with TENCEL®.
TENCEL® the skin specialist
TENCEL® is used in wet wipes for cosmetic and care products and, as a botanic fiber, it has become a firm pillar of the market. With TENCEL®, Lenzing is offering the nonwovens industry a new standard for wet wipes.
TENCEL®'s special properties, such as its compatibility with sensitive skin, purity and high storage capacity of lotions and liquids, make it ideal for all kinds of cosmetic, baby and wet wipes. Lotions applied to cosmetic or care wipes are absorbed in an optimum way and allow the controlled release of moisture. Thanks to the high wet strength of TENCEL®, the wipe retains its shape and provides many more excellent benefits for the consumer. TENCEL® showcases its potential for innovation with a special fiber type for use in facial masks. TENCEL® SKIN is especially fine and tender on the skin and transports the caring lotion in an ideal manner.
"Flushability" – new technologies
Short cut TENCEL® in flushable moist toilet tissue excels due to its high fiber strength which makes wipes tear resistant in use with quick disintegration after flusing in comparison to other materials commonly used, such as pulp and viscose. This special fiber is totally in tune with the times in the nonwovens industry. TENCEL® is both bio-degradable and ideal for high-quality cleansing and care wipes with a flushable function.
Tried and tested
TENCEL® satisfies the requirements of the European Pharmacopeia (EP) and the US Pharma copeia (USP). In addition, TENCEL® can provide a host of labels which confirm its compostability and bio-degradability.