So FR Viscose
A range of high performing Inherent Flame Retardant fibres that are ideal for blending with Kanecaron modacrylic fibres, aramids, polyester, cotton and other cellulosic fibres.
Supplied in 2 Technologies:
So FR Viscose Spinning Type – based on phosphorous technology ideal for high quality ring spun technical yarns.
So FR Viscose Nonwoven Type – based on silica technology ideal for nonwoven and some open end spinning.
Both fibres have excellent L.O.I. values giving high level performance and protection.
Spinning type: (phosphorous technology)
Typical end uses for PPE – Defence. Police and Emergency Services. Oil and Petroleum. Industrial work-wear. Utilities ( Gas & Electrical Distribution) Metal industries.
Nonwoven type: (silica technology)
Typical end uses – Home furnishings – Contract furnishings- Mattress- Automotive- Filtration Media.
Both So FR Viscose fibres in blends can comply with most European and U.S. flame retardant legislation.
|Technical Data||Spinning Type||Nonwoven Type|
|Main Feature||Non Burning Fibre||Non Burning Fibre|
|Fibre Dtx||1.67 dtx – others on request||5.56 dtx – others on request|
|Shrinkage (boiling water x 30 mins)||1%||1%|
|Colour||Ecru – Black*|
*Subject to MOQ
|Inherently FR||Permanently FR without loss of performance after repeated laundering or dry cleaning|
|Variable dtx from 1.67||Allows fine counts of yarn to be spun to produce lightweight fabrics|
|FR Performance||Permanent FR with silica based technology. No need for chemical treatments to ensure FR performance.|
|Charring fibre||Fabrics that do not melt and drip|
|Excellent blending fibre||Cellulose-rich blends allow fabrics with a naturally soft handle for increased performance.|