Mills offering more organic, recycled fabrics

Gunin, Joan
September 2008
Furniture/Today;9/1/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the offering of American mills for organic and recycled fabrics as part of the eco-friendly movement in High Point, North Carolina. It cites that the movement has crossed over into residential upholstery during the past few market cycles. To consider when choosing covers for their new frames, fabrics made from organic cotton and hemp are being offered as alternative for upholstery manufacturers. Some companies are also offerring an environmentally friendly finishing agent.


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