Tencel vs Cotton


* extracted from renewable natural eucalyptus

* derived from cotton


* smooth and glossy surface, the surface roughness of pure tencel is 0.628

* feels soft on the skin

* very comfortable

* soft yet matte surface,the surface roughness of pure cotton is 3.46

* feels a bit rough compared with Tencel

* comfortable


* hypoallergenic

* unfavorable for bacterial growth

* not as hypoallergenic as tencel

* can foster the growth of bacteria


* For less than 1/10 of the water it takes to grow cotton, our fields yield 10x more eucalyptus per acre.

* one of the world’s water-demanding crops.

* With no pesticides, herbicides or chemical fertilizers - it’s regenerative and safe for the earth.

* Accounts for 24% of the world’s insecticide market and 11% of the sale of global pesticides.

* Created in a closed loop process where 99% of water & solvents are reused and recycled.

* 20% of industrial wastewater pollution worldwide originates from the cotton industry.