Technological Innovation in Cotton
Cotton’s natural properties can be enhanced through application of new technology innovations that reinvent cotton as a true performance fiber. Through the use of Cotton Incorporated’s branded technology solutions, cotton can be engineered to manage moisture as well as or better than many top-performing synthetics, or made to repel moisture with exceptional durability over the life of the garment.
TransDRY® technology combines the comfort of cotton with moisture wicking performance that rivals any competitive fiber in the market.
WICKING WINDOWS™ technology brings you new possibilities in moisture management with performance that beats the strongest competition in the market.
STORM COTTON™ technology is a water-repellent finish for cotton that offers protection from rain and snow, while maintaining the natural comfort of cotton.
NATURAL STRETCH™ provides a comfortable stretch combined with the natural softness of cotton without the use of any spandex.
TOUGH COTTON™ technology brings you increased durability and superior abrasion and wrinkle resistance throughout the life of the garment.
PUREPRESS™ cotton technology is a formaldehyde-free, durable press (DP) finish that keeps your clothes wrinkle-free and lets you be worry-free, all while adding strength and abrasion resistance.
Knit and woven cotton fabrics can be engineered to protect you on the trail, playground and workplace without sacrificing quality.
Odor and Antimicrobial Technologies
Discover antimicrobial solutions including PurThread, XT2®, Polygiene®, and Agion Active™
Scientists explore methods to extract a valuable resource from the plant material that can be used to create a bio-based dye.