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LYCRA® T400® TECHNOLOGY

T400®

The world’s first elasterell-p bicomponent fiber offers the benefits of spandex in a polyester fiber.

Consumer benefits

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    Experience lasting comfort, fit and shape

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    Stay cool and dry with moisture-wicking benefits

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    Resists fiber damage that can shorten wear life

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    Creates breathable garments with a soft, smooth hand

Benefits for brands & retailers

  • Offer apparel with long-lasting performance benefits to help increase consumer satisfaction and reduce returns
  • Works in a wide variety of apparel applications
  • Order free hang tags to leverage the LYCRA® brand’s high consumer awareness to increase sales

Benefits for mills

  • Upgrade from standard textured yarns to achieve greater and more durable stretch and recovery
  • Use this fiber on its own for moderate stretch fabrics, or combine with LYCRA® fiber to create high stretch fabrics
  • Combine with cotton or other staple fibers for a more natural appearance
  • Create fabrics with high dimensional stability

Attract eco-conscious consumers

This product is also available as LYCRA® T400® EcoMade technology, which offers sustainability benefits and the same lasting performance as the original fiber. This fiber is made in part from renewable plant-based materials and post-consumer recycled plastic like PET bottles.

Go green

Sustainability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Seamless
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Durability Sustainability

LYCRA® T400® fiber

  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Seamless
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Chlorine resistance Durability Sustainability

LYCRA® T400® fiber

  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Woven fabrics
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Chlorine resistance Durability Fit retention Sustainability

LYCRA® T400® fiber

  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Fit retention
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Seamless
  • Woven fabrics
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Chlorine resistance Durability Sustainability

LYCRA® T400® fiber

  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Socks
  • Yarn processing

Products listing

Products Chlorine resistance Durability Sustainability

LYCRA® T400® fiber

  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 33-495
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Chlorine resistance
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

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

Increase consumer satisfaction

LYCRA® T400® technology helps jeans keep their shape and is a key ingredient in the following denim concepts: 

 

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LYCRA® T400® technology

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