Natural fibers are all around us – in our clothes, building materials, automobiles, pet products, food, and more. As the North American leader in natural fiber, Sunstrand leverages our extensive farmer network and industrial processing capability to provide consistent quality and improve supply chains.

 


Why Sunstrand Natural Fiber?

 

Sunstrand works with farmers to purpose-grown feedstock in North America. Our advanced processing facilities and experienced engineering team ensure a consistent quality. The material is highly specified and graded to meet customers’ core/trash content specifications. Short, medium, and long fibers are available, ranging from 3mm to 89mm average length.

 

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Sunstrand Natural Fibers

 

Sunstrand offers multiple fiber types. The material is highly specified and graded to meet customers’ core/trash content specifications. Short, medium, and long fibers are available, ranging from 3mm to 89mm average length.

Hemp Fiber

Hemp Fiber

Lengths: 6mm-89mm

Sunstrand owns our genetics. We purpose-grow the crop to ensure consistent, high quality. Learn more about Sunstrand Hemp.

Flax Fiber

Flax Fiber

Lengths: 6mm-89mm

Sunstrand grows lighter-color flax fiber in Canada and darker-color flax fiber in the United States. Learn more about Sunstrand Flax.

kenaf fiber

Kenaf Fiber

Lengths: 6mm-89 mm

A versatile fiber with significant history in automotive components. Learn more about Sunstrand Kenaf.

Bamboo Fiber

Bamboo Fiber

Lengths: 3mm-6mm

Short, strong, and beautiful. Generally used in composite applications. Learn more about Sunstrand Bamboo.

bleached flax fiber

Treated Fiber

Avg Length: 38mm

Sunstrand surface treatment capabilities are unmatched in North America. Scour, degum, cottonize, bleach. Learn more about Sunstrand Surface Treatments.

Others

Various Lengths

Sunstrand has processed many feedstocks, including agave, jute, indigo, spent distiller's grains, and others.

 


 

To ask a question, make an order, or request a sample of natural fiber, click below or call 502.415.8505.