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LYCRA® BLACK TECHNOLOGY

BLACK

Achieve durable, darker colors without grin-through from the industry’s first truly black spandex fiber

Consumer benefits

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    Offers durable, spun-in true black color

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    Delivers long-lasting comfort, fit and shape

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    Resists fiber damage from external agents such perspiration, sunscreen and anti-chafing lotions, UV rays, and chlorine

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    Resists fading wash after wash to extend garment life

Benefits for brands & retailers

  • Virtually eliminates unwanted elastane grin-through
  • Offers excellent fabric uniformity
  • Achieves improved colorfastness in dark shades and enables unique color effects
  • Helps extend the lifespan of clothes, which is more sustainable

Benefits for mills

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  • Achieve gorgeous true black and deep, rich colors
  • Offers superior power retention (>80%) after external agents exposure
  • Provides durable chlorine resistance
  • Reduces dye consumption when paired with producer-colored nylon

Boost your brand power

Brands:  The LYCRA® brand logo is viewed worldwide as a symbol of quality assurance by consumers. Promote your use of LYCRA® fiber with free printed or virtual hangtags provided by The LYCRA Company. Swing tags are a simple and effective way to explain LYCRA® fiber’s performance benefits to drive garment sales.

You can also complete our Trademark Licensing Agreement to print your own co-branded POS materials. Whichever option you choose, we make it easy to leverage LYCRA® brand’s 87% global consumer awareness to trigger the purchase decision in stores or online. No other spandex manufacturer provides this level of marketing support to its customers. Be sure to take advantage of this amazing value-added service!

Mills:  Have your fabrics tested and certified, which gives your customers the ability to quickly order LYCRA® brand hangtags through our Portal. Remember, the more garments they sell, the more fabric you sell.

Order hang tags

Hang tags

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LYCRA® BLACK technology

Garment categories

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Warp knits
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Inclusive Sizing Sustainability

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Warp knits
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Woven fabrics
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Sustainability Chlorine resistance

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Hosiery
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Inclusive Sizing Chlorine resistance Sustainability

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
no sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
no sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Seamless
  • Warp knits
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Inclusive Sizing Sustainability

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Flat knits
  • Woven fabrics
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Socks
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Warp knits
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Chlorine resistance Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-156
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability:

Value:2 Excellent suitability

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