The Role of Mono-Materials in Eco-Design


In the dynamic sector of fashion and performance apparel, the imperative for sustainability is increasingly critical. As a premier fabric manufacturing company, we lead this transformative trend with our specialized range of mono-material fabrics composed entirely of 100% polyester (PES) or polyamide (PA).


Mono-materials are textiles made from a single type of polymer or fiber, offering distinct advantages in the fashion and performance industry. Their uniform composition facilitates easier recycling at the end of the product lifecycle, as it eliminates the need for fiber separation. For garment and collection designers, this characteristic aligns seamlessly with the principles of eco-design and sustainable fashion initiatives.


1. Easier to Recycle

The homogeneous nature of our fabrics enhances their recyclability. Unlike textiles composed of mixed fibers, mono-materials can be recycled without the need for extensive sorting or complex processing, significantly reducing the environmental footprint of both the textiles produced and the garments created.

2. Durability and Performance

Mono-material textiles with bio-based or mono-membranes boost garment sustainability, by sourcing both fabric and coating from eco-friendly materials. This method preserves key performance features like waterproofing and breathability, appealing to brands promoting durable, high-performance and eco-friendly outerwear.

Our 100% PES and PA fabrics are developed to meet the stringent demands of both fashion and performance industry. Known for their strength and durability, these materials ensure that the final products retain their quality and functionality over time, promoting longevity and reducing waste.

3. Consistency and Quality Control

Utilizing single-source polymers allows us to achieve high levels of consistency and quality across our fabric production. This uniformity is essential for designers who depend on precise color, texture, and performance specifications when designing cohesive collections.

4. Reducing Contamination

The homogeneity of the fabrics eliminates the need for various processes to separate materials during recycling. This reduces the risk of contamination and simplifies the recycling process, thereby saving energy and reducing chemical use.

5. Higher recycled Quality

Since the recycled materials are free from contamination by other substances, this results in higher quality recycled products that are perfectly suited for reuse in high-end designs.


Eco-design aims to minimize the negative environmental impacts of products throughout their lifecycle. Integrating mono-materials into your designs supports this sustainable approach. These fabrics are purposefully designed with consideration for their eventual end-of-life phase, adhering to eco-design principles that advocate for reduced material waste and improved recyclability.

Opting for mono-materials also facilitates more controlled and mitigated environmental impacts during both the production and disposal stages. By selecting these fabrics, you not only reinforce your sustainability commitments but also market your brand to an increasing base of eco-conscious consumers.


We provide a diverse array of textures and finishes within our mono-material lineup, offering diverse opportunities while maintaining an eco-friendly advantage. Our dedication to sustainability is matched by our commitment to meeting the functional and aesthetic requirements of contemporary designers.

Our fabrics offer various benefits which can be combined to suit your specific developments.

  • 100% recycled PA - or combination with virgin materials -
  • 100% recycled PES - or combination with virgin materials -
  • 100% virgin PA
  • 100% virgin PES
  • High Performance
  • High Breathability
  • High Comfort
  • Bio-based and eco-friendly membranes
  • Heavy- or Lightweights
  • etc.

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