Feds claim \’bamboo\’ fabric was really rayon – Life Inc.

Feds claim \’bamboo\’ fabric was really rayon – Life Inc.

via Feds claim \'bamboo\' fabric was really rayon – Life Inc..

The misconception about bamboo fiber
Fabric made from bamboo may not be as “green” as you think.

“There is no reason to go out of your way to buy bamboo fibers,” said Linda Greer, director of the Clean by Design program at the National Resources Defense Council. “While bamboo is environmentally friendly, it takes a lot of chemical processing to create those fibers. This undermines the redeeming natural qualities of bamboo.”

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