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Jan 29, 2019

The LYCRA Company is exhibiting products featuring EcoMade Technology at ISPO, the world’s largest multi-segment trade fair focused on sports, which starts on 3rd February 2019 in Munich, Germany. COOLMAX® EcoMade fiber and THERMOLITE® EcoMade fiber and insulation are made from certified amounts of recycled resources such as plastic bottles, to offer the Active/Outdoor apparel industry a more sustainable alternative to virgin fibers.

ISPO Munich 2018

Sustainability Without Compromise

EcoMade technology solutions offer the same features, benefits, and quality as their virgin polymer equivalent, but will meet consumer expectations for more environmentally responsible products. EcoMade technology gives new life to recycled resources by transforming them into fibres through a controlled process. This means less waste is going into landfills, which appeals to millennials and environmentally-conscious consumers.

Many Options to Choose From

The LYCRA Company is your one-stop shop for performance fibers that offer enhanced sustainability to the active/outdoor industry. EcoMade technology is available for LYCRA® T400® and LYCRA® Dual Comfort technologies, as well as for COOLMAX® and THERMOLITE® brand products. This enables  The LYCRA Company customers to capitalize on each brand’s global awareness and reputation for high quality and performance to help drive sales downstream.

    New! THERMOLITE® T-DOWN EcoMade insulation is a sustainable alternative to down feathers at a lower cost that is GRS Certified, made with recycled fibers, and offers key benefits over feather insulation. With its 500+ fill power, this insulation delivers lightweight warmth to cold weather outerwear, sleeping bags and accessories.

    New! LYCRA® DUAL COMFORT technology utilizes LYCRA® T400® EcoMade fiber to create fabrics combining outstanding stretch and cooling characteristics, ideally suited for performance tops

    COOLMAX® EcoMade technology keeps the wearer cool, dry and comfortable by moving moisture away from the skin to the surface of the fabric where it evaporates.

    THERMOLITE® EcoMade technology delivers lightweight warmth to keep the wearer comfortable longer.

ISPO Munich 2018

Visit Us at the Fair!

To learn more about EcoMade technologies and the benefits they offer, visit booth #C5-406 at ISPO Munich at the Messe München Exhibition Center. For more information, visit ISPO website.

LYCRA®, T400®, COOLMAX® and THERMOLITE® are trademarks of The LYCRA Company.


The LYCRA Company Gerard Illeras Vilardell EMEA Senior Account Manager - Activewear +34 932 379 281 Barcelona SPAIN