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Main Line Flax builds on our industry leading bast fiber expertise to create a new inherently flame retardant fabric from sustainable sources. A symbol of purity, wild flax has been used in textiles for thousands of years thanks to its strong, long and smooth fibers found inside the stem of the plant. The fiber is spun into a 70-30 wool flax blend, then fiber dyed to create beautiful mixture yarns which are woven into interesting solids and cross-colors inspired by the rich tones of rare jewels.
Main Line Flax meets the ACT voluntary Performance Guidelines and is classified for Heavy Duty Upholstery.
10 Year guarantee
|Composition||70% Pure Wool, 30% Flax|
Bast Fibre Content
EU Ecolabel Certified Renewable and Compostable
|Width||54 inches minimum|
|Weight||13 oz/sq yd ±5%|
|Abrasion Resistance||ASTM D4157 Wyzenbeek method, Heavy Duty Upholstery Independently certified to ≥100,000 double rubs. Covered by a full and comprehensive 10 year guarantee (full details available).|
ASTM E84 Class B or Class 2 (Unadhered)
Main Line Flax California Technical Bulletin 117 - 2013
Main Line Flax NFPA 260 + UFAC Class 1
Main Line Flax ASTM E84 Class 1 or A (Adhered)
Main Line Flax BS 7176 Low Hazard
|Light Fastness||AATCC-16 (40 hours) Class 4|
|Fastness to Rubbing||AATCC-8 (Dry: 4, Wet: 3)|
|Cleaning||W/S. Clean with a water-based cleaning agent or solvent: Depending on the stain, you can use a dry-cleaning solvent, the foam of a mild detergent, or upholstery shampoo.|
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