Tencel® Lyocell

Soft, tactile and water-absorbing

 Made using sustainable FSC wood pulp
 Produced in a closed-loop system
 Smooth and wrinkle-resistant

Produced under the brand name Tencel®, Lyocell is made from cellulose which comes from the dissolved pulp of fast-growing trees such as eucalyptus and beech. With Tencel’s manufacturing process, which uses trees from certified sustainable plantations, 99.5% of all chemicals are recycled in a closed system. For this reason, Tencel® has received the EU’s European Award for the Environment. 

But it’s not just an environmentally sound material. Tencel® Lyocell also has fantastic functional properties. Like cotton, it’s soft and smooth but it’s far better at transporting moisture – absorbing 50% more water than cotton. It drapes well and resists wrinkles too. All this makes it ideal for clothing designed for the trail.

Care & Repair

Tencel® Lyocell

Tencel® Lyocell is really easy to take care of. But if you want to extend the life of your garments, check out our care guide.

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Tencel® Lyocell isn’t the only sustainable material we work with. In fact, we value EnvironmentalStandards just as much as functionality and durability. Find out how we work with sustainable materials here.