PLA filament yarns

Product range

H1: PLA filament yarns product range

PLA (polylactive acid) yarns are new in the Trevira range. They can be used in areas as diverse as apparel, home textiles or technical applications, and we are working towards their adaptation for use in the food industry.

Available yarn counts in filament yarns

Flat yarns: 100 dtex

Textured yarns: on 76 and 167 dtex basis

Recycled yarns - supply and packaging

Spools (palette packaging) or warped on section beam (TKB)

PLA - advantages at a glance

  • Made of 100% renewable raw materials
  • Up to 70% less CO2 is emitted and up to 42% less energy is consumed during the raw material production process
  • Recyclable and 100% biodegradable (industrially compostable)
  • Good UV stability
  • Good fastness to light
  • Good wicking properties (important in functional apparel, for example)
  • Higher elasticity than PET
  • Lower dyeing temperatures mean energy savings during the dyeing process

Your contact person

I will be glad to help you.

Gerhard Klis

Director Sales & Marketing Filaments

Trevira GmbH

Philipp-Reis-Straße 4

D-65795 Hattersheim

Germany