Sophista – staying cool and fresh
EVOH fibre is a breakthrough material developed by Kuraray, the largest producer of ethylene vinyl alcohol resin (EVAL). SOPHISTA™ is the brand name of EVOH filament for garments with excellent comfort, which keeps the body cool and dry. The properties of SOPHISTA™ also offer advantages for industrial uses.
- Moderate moisture absorbency and desorbency, giving a skin-friendly touch
- No swelling
- Melting point in dry conditions about 170 °C, in wet conditions about 100 °C
- High chemical resistance
- High resistance to organic solvents