Eastman launches new acetate fiber brand | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 95 Issue 5 | p. 13 | Concentrates
Issue Date: January 30, 2017

Eastman launches new acetate fiber brand

Department: Business
Keywords: renewables, cellulose acetate, fiber, sustainability
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Fabric made with Eastman’s Naia fiber.
Credit: Eastman Chemical
Peach colored fabric covers a model’s torso.
 
Fabric made with Eastman’s Naia fiber.
Credit: Eastman Chemical

Eastman Chemical, a maker of cellulose acetate fiber for draperies and bedspreads, has launched a new brand of cellulose acetate filament fiber it has dubbed Naia. Intended for women’s intimate apparel, Eastman says the fiber is made with wood pulp “derived exclusively from sustainably managed and certified forests.”

 
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