Montreal, Canada – An artificial leather fabric made using bio-based materials developed by BioAmber alongside DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products has been added to the Flokser Group portfolio.
Flokser has launched this new synthetic leather fabric under its SERTEX brand, according to a BioAmber press release.
It said: “The fabric comprises a polyester polyol made from BioAmber's Bio-SA bio-based succinic acid and DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products' Susterra bio-based 1,3-propanediol.”
Flokser's artificial leather fabric has 70% renewable content, it added.
Steve Hurff, vp marketing and sales, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, said: "We are pleased with this new product launch in a major industrial segment of the polyurethane market, and we believe that working with Flokser, an industry leader, will drive market adoption. This new artificial leather fabric is a unique product, combining renewable content with the highest standards of performance and quality.”