Bamboo fabric has a soft silky texture similar to cashmere and is breathable and extremely comfortable against the skin.
It surpasses cotton in moisture absorption with tests have showing that bamboo absorbs 60% more moisture than cotton and dries 20% quicker; making it an obvious choice for nappies and absorbent pads.
Contrary to cotton, it can be cultivated naturally without the need for pesticides. It is one of the world’s fastest growing plants, growing up to one metre in a single day and being a grass it will continue to grow once it has been cut, just like a lawn.
Anti-Bacterial by Nature. Results carried out by Testex; an independent Swiss laboratory have shown that Bamboo fabric is antibacterial by nature. (JIS L 1902 Quantitative Test). The Japanese Textile Federation have confirmed that after 100 washing cycles it still possesses its anti-bacterial properties.