Sorona® for Superior Uniform Fabric and Workwear
DuPont™ Sorona® is a perfect complement to wool and cotton in fabric blends for uniforms. Sorona® gives these natural fibers added softness, wrinkle recovery, and desirable stretch characteristics.
Sorona® Stretches the Definition of Comfort
If you’re going to wear a uniform all day at work, it ought to be comfortable. Uniform fabric made with Sorona® is remarkably resilient, stretching with the body and then gracefully reassuming its original shape.
Uniforms that Always Look Sharp
Sorona® really holds its color and form, and because Sorona® wrinkles less, uniforms appear freshly cleaned and pressed.
A Tough Fabric for People with Tough Jobs
Sorona® uniform fabric both stretches and recovers. And it’s durable. Sorona® uniform fabric stands up to repeated laundering.
Easy on the Skin and the Budget
The feel of Sorona® is remarkably soft. And Sorona® dries quickly, making for a more comfortable uniform. Workwear made with Sorona® requires less time in the clothes dryer, resulting in significant savings.
A Bio-based Material
Sorona® contains 37% renewably-sourced, plant-based content by weight, giving workwear manufacturers the opportunity to manufacture uniform fabric with a renewable material.
DUPONT PRODUCTS & SERVICES
DuPont™ Sorona® for Apparel
DuPont™ Sorona® takes sustainable clothing to new levels of performance and style. It offers a variety of fabric performance benefits and is versatile enough to adapt to all different types of fibers and fabrics.
DuPont™ Sorona® is an innovative carpet, apparel and automotive interior biopolymer that offers reduced dependence on fossil fuels and a reduced environmental footprint. The carpet and apparel industries turn to Sorona® renewably sourced fiber for its versatility of uses, design freedom and high performance.
INFORMATION & IDEAS
- Sorona® Life Cycle Assessment
- DuPont Bio-Based Products
A Strong Legacy in Fiber Technology
Since the early 1900's, DuPont has been a world leader in polymer and fiber technology. DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced fiber is the latest innovation that delivers environmental benefits without sacrificing performance.
- Oeko-Tex Standard 100 for Sorona®
- DuPont Industrial Biotech Solutions
Triexta, Generic in Name Only
Specific performance benefits, including stain resistance, are so unique to DuPont™ Sorona®, the U.S. FTC gave the generic name triexta to homo fibers made from PTT, the Sorona® renewably sourced polymer.
Sorona® Performance in Apparel
DuPont™ Sorona® delivers innovative performance to all types of textile fibers for apparel. A renewably sourced fiber, Sorona® provides exceptional softness, comfort stretch, superior tensile strength, lower dyeing temperatures and more. No other fiber combines so many performance and environmental benefits.
Sorona® contains 37% annually renewable plant based ingredients by weight (28% biobased carbon)