Lycra® T400® Fiber

T400® fiber is a new melt-spun elastic fiber from The LYCRA Company, based on multi-component technology that revolutionizes the comfort, hand, wrinkle resistance and easy care of contemporary fabrics. So innovative that the FTC, North America approved a new generic fiber subclass, Elasterell-p and European BISFA approved a new generic fiber subclass, Elastomultiester (EME) in recognition of the unique qualities of T400® fiber.

T400® fibers benefits include:

  • Comfort stretch for great fit
  • Excellent recovery and fabric stability
  • Resistance and durability
    – chlorine resistant for fabric and garment washing, bleaching and stonewashing
    – high tear and tensile strength
    – UV resistant
  • Wicks moisture, fabrics are breathable Fabrics with T400® fiber may qualify for both COOLMAX® fabric and LYCRA® fiber hang tags if they pass the certification standards by The LYCRA Company
  • Easy care washable, excellent crease retention, helps resist wrinkles.

Denim: withstands heavy bleaching and stonewashing procedures. Shining & Linings: provides low shrinkage, cool comfort and ease of movement Pants provides comfortable fit, enhanced crease retention and wrinkle resistance. Sweaters: Provides comfortable fit and improved recovery washed fastness versus PBT.

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*LYCRA®, T400®, dualFX, LYCRA HYFIT™, XFIT LYCRA® and TOUGHMAX™ are trademark of The LYCRA Company