Portland-based Naturally Advanced Technologies teamed up with Lenzing Group to blend fibers for high-performance fabrics.
"With Lenzing, we can now evaluate the opportunity to expand the hose fibers with which Crailar can blend to identify new performance attributes, applications and industries," said Ken Barker, Naturally Advanced's CEO in a press release. "This is truly a new frontier for the future of our natural fibers."
Other Naturally Advanced partners includes Hanes, Live Strauss & Co, Carhartt and Target.
Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.