A sustainable man-made fiber derived from natural resources.
An easy to handle and environmentally friendly product used in various applications for over 75 years.
Applications of Cellulose Acetate are present in our everyday life.
GAMA Sustainability Brochure
GAMA and its member companies have published this brochure to serve as a useful educational tool about the cellulose acetate tow product and to enhance awareness of the sustainabality of cellulose acetate.*
Cellulose acetate is a versatile material since it can be used in a wide range of applications ranging from impact resistant plastics to soft fabrics. This versatility is complemented by it being a user-friendly material that can be used in many different processes, such as weaving, or wet-lay forming.
Attributes of Cellulose Acetate
Cellulose acetate is easily bonded, soluble, selectively absorbs and removes chemicals, has hypoallergenic properties and is environmentally friendly.