More than ever before, environmentally responsible
manufacturing processes are being adapted by companies and welcomed by
consumers. A series of fabrics in this mold is the Messenger Tweed Upholstery
collection. These excellent upholstery fabrics have all of the hallmarks of
regular tweed fabrics, but are manufactured in such a way as to reduce waste,
emissions, energy consumption and water pollution.
As with all tweed upholstery fabrics, our Milestone Tweeds
are durable, versatile and easy to maintain. Among the highlights of this
collection are its capacity to withstand 100,000+ double rubs and its great
selection of colors.
Milestone Tweed: Mao is one of the many color choices in
this line of upholstery fabrics. Mao is a beautiful shade of red, darker than
Messenger Tweed: Poppy. This versatile fabric can be used in home
or office settings.
Milestone Tweed: Mao can be used for a range of
applications, including seating, upholstered walls, automotive upholstery and
Durability: 300,000+ double rubs.
Flammability: This textile meets all appropriate
flammability requirements, including California Bulletin #117 and NFPA 260,
and is compatible with California Bulletin #133.
Lightfastness: 40+ Hours.
Reduced Emissions: Indoor
air quality certified under the Greenguard for Children & Schools Program,
complies with CA Section 01350 requirements for schools and accepted for
CHPS Low-Emitting Materials credits. www.greenguard.org.
E3 Environmental Management System: Manufactured at a facility adhering to the
environmental standards of the E3 (Encouraging Environmental Excellence) Program
set by the American Textile Manufacturer Institute (ATMI).
Environmentally Improved Manufacturing Process: heavy metal free dyes with high
Recycled Content: 78% Post-Industrial Recycled Polyester.
W/S-Clean with water-based cleanser or mild, water-free
dry cleaning solvent.
This product is made by Maharam.