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Flax

Flax (also called linen) is a natural fibre. This natural material is characterised by a high tensile strength comparable to glass fibre and a low density. Flax is used as a fibre composite material in the automotive and sporting goods industries.

General properties of flax:

- low weight / low density‚Ä®
-smooth fibre, lint-free
- bactericidal
- antistatic
- dirt repellent

- inelastic
- very tear-resistant (comparable to glass fibres)
- natural sheen and strength
- natural fibre composite
- CO2-neutral