Anidex Fiber

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First U.S. Commercial Anidex Fiber Production: 1970, Rohm and Haas Company (Anidex is not produced in the United States.)

Federal Trade Commission Definition for Anidex Fiber: A manufactured fiber in which the fiberforming substance is any long-chain synthetic polymer composed of at least 50% by weight of one or more esters of a monohydric alcohol and acrylic acid, — (CH2=CHCOOH]-)X. (Complete FTC Fiber Rules here.)

Basic Principles of Anidex Fiber Production — Anidex is wet spun as monofilament by a proprietary process developed by Rohm and Haas.

Anidex Fiber Characteristics

  • Imparts permanent stretch and recovery properties to fabrics
  • Retains dimension and power in fabrics after repeated laundering and dry-cleaning
  • Improves fit and comfort in apparel fabrics
  • Improves fit and appearance in home furnishing fabrics
  • Provides shape control Fabrics have hand and appearance of companion fibers, no “rubbery” feeling
  • Excellent resistance to gas fading, oxidation, sunlight, oils and chlorine bleach

Some Major Anidex Fiber Uses

  • Apparel: Athletic wear, blouses, career apparel, dresses; foundation garments, hosiery and halfhose, lingerie, underwear; jackets, linings, rainwear; shirts, slacks, sportswear, suits, sweaters, work clothes
  • Home Furnishings:Slipcovers, upholstery
  • Fabric:Laces


General Anidex Fiber Care Tips

  • Home launder or dry-clean fabrics according to recommendations for companion fibers.
  • Chlorine bleach may be used in laundering.
  • Tumble or drip dry, as desired.
  • Recommended safe ironing temperature is 320°

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About Tiered Discount Levels

You can combine cotton and rayon clothing & accessories to get the greatest discounts. Your discount is figured on the total number of cotton and rayon items we ship, not how many of each type, style or size. Mix and match them to get the best discount.

Example: adding 4 each of 3 different T-shirts in any sizes will give you the 12+ price on all 12 shirts.

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