COLORS FOR LIFE is Monticolor engagement to direct its products and production related activities towards a new model of development where protection for the environment, care of mankind and economic sustainability coexist.
Organic cotton, but not only…
All the production stages are checked and certified to quality assurance
BIOCOLOR is and organic cotton, but not only…
It's an eco-friendly and ethical project of natural yarns for fashion; it's an environment and human health grant that becomes a sustainable organic product philosophy, from seed to finished garment.
Organic cotton grown with methods that combine old and new knowledge, to reduce the impact of the agricoltural activities on the environment and the health of the farmers.
Social equity and respect of the workers' basic rights all along the production chain, recognising correct salaries and respectable environmental conditions.
Environment respect thanks to the employ of optimized dyeing technologies and processes which reduce pollution and preserve the water resources.
Non-toxicity in contact with skin to guarantee human health and reduce the risk of diseases and allergies.
Softness and wellbeing with the awareness of a better product, ecofrienldy because aiding in the sustainable development.
BIOCOLOR yarns are available in the versions:
Evolution of a 100% natural fiber…
EVOLUTION OF A 100% NATURAL FIBER
Still today, the bamboo cane is raised without the support of pesticides, free from pollution, and 100% biodegradable. This generous plant can be used in a wide number of applications: in the building industry, for roofs, bridges and plumbing; in furnishing, for mats and furniture, in alimentation, where it is 90% of pandas' diet, and also appreciated by men who taste its sprouts, the sweetest and softest part, to get its nourishment.
From the bamboo stalks retting we obtain textile fibres, very similar to linen, with natural antibacterial and anti-UV rays properties, which give a pleasant sensation of freshness and delicacy to clothes. Today, thanks to technology, from 100% bamboo cellulose processing we obtain as a natural evolution the new bamboo cellulosic fibre; similar to viscose, it has further exceptional characteristics which make it unique.
Softness and fluidity are the elements that can be felt immediately and they make fabrics, knitwear and socks really pleasant when in contact with the skin. The special physical structure of this fiber offers an excellent transpiration for the wellbeing of those who wear it in everyday activities, both at work and in their free time.
The fiber excellent natural flexibility guarantees crease-proof and anti-pilling properties also after many washes. Clothes will maintain their shape.
The finished product is characterized by a delicate chromatic shine, for a surely elegant and refined effect.
BAMBOO & COTTON
Yarns made of organic cotton and recycled PET polyester
BIO RECYCLED: Yarn made of organic cotton and post consumer PET recycled polyester with double certification: GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) and GRS (Global Recycled Standard).
An eco-innovative yarn that combines organic yarns features with the plus of recycled materials.
100% recycled. Yarns made of recycled cotton and recycled PET polyester
The maximum sustainability in a yarn produced of upcycled cotton (knitting swatches brought back to fiber state) and recycled polyester obtained from plastic PET bottles.
100% recycled and certified GRS (Global Recycled Standard).
Yarn line based on PET
RIECO: Eco-innovative yarn, completely created from re-usable materials, regenerated to fibre status and reused into textile production cycle.
Recycle, Regenerate, Reuse...
A concrete contribution to the environment, without compromises in terms of quality, style and comfort.
RICICLO FILO Is a yarn line based on PET coming from plastic bottles recycling; through a process of ecological recovery, containers are brought back to the stage of raw material, then transformed into fibre and textile yarns.
RICICLO: is recycled PET polyester that, combined with cotton, allows a reduction of use of not-renewable resources such as petrol.
• The features of yarns and fibres are equal to those of products coming from virgin raw materials.
• No fur ther consumpt ion of pet rol in the raw mater ial production.
• Sensible reduction of plastic to be disposed of in dumps and incinerators.
• Reduction of water and energy consumption in the processing.
PET is used in the production of packaging and bottles for water, soft drinks, detergents and pharmaceutical products. After use the containers, collected for recycling, are selected, washed and processed to eliminate all impurities before they are transformed into tiny scales which will be recycled PET raw material to spin the fiber.
Since 1993, Monticolor has grown, following the fundamental principles of quality and service and constantly increasing the range of yarns in various types and colours, always quality tested and always available on stock.
Most of the offered products are constantly available on stock, in order to be able to provide the fastest delivery.
Flexibility in quantities and customization of colors with quick and precise dyeing recipes allow our customers to have a “just in time” service.
Regular contacts with suppliers all over the world enable us to always have the best quality-price ratio on our products.
Quality control is carried out in our internal laboratories and by qualified institutes acknowledged by the best international brands; all raw materials are tested on arrival in our warehouse and put in production only if they pass the strictest standards.
Further tests all along the production chain guarantee a top quality level of our yarns.
Quality certifications such as Oeko-Tex, Reach and Gots provide the certainty that Monticolor products comply with the highest market and safety requirements.
A qualified team for style, technical and commercial aspects is constantly engaged in finding out the guidelines for collections, in anticipating new market trends and satisfying the specific requirements of customers.
Yarn made of organic cotton and post consumer PET recycled polyester with double certification...
WINTER TASTE - Monticolor expresses the taste of life through the colors and flavors of fruit with Fall/Winter 2019/20.
In these page we selected the best yarns with suitable characteristics to be used in Weaving...
BOUQUET DI PRIMAVERA - The four elements of life on Earth nourish the essence of flowers, expressed in Monticolor's Spring –Summer 2019 collection.
In these page we selected the best yarns with suitable characteristics to be used in Hosiery...
WINTER MELODY - A Greek comedy with incredible charm in its evocation of Dream and Utopia inspires Monticolor FW 18/19 Yarn collection: The Birds by Aristophanes.
In these page we selected the best yarns with suitable characteristics to be used in Circular knitting...
Wool creates an added value for the companies that since ever have been producing high-quality cotton....
NETTARE DI PRIMAVERA - The creative and symbolic microcosm of the bees and bee-hive, inspires Monticolor’s yarn collection, on a constant research for new materials and fancy effects.
Hairless is a specific spinning technology that increases and improves the features of yarns usualluy called compact...
INTO THE WINTER - A strong desire for renewal, transformation and versatility leads Monticolor’s new knitting collection.
In these page we selected the best yarns with suitable characteristics to be used in Flat Knitting...
SUMMER GEMS - Collection inspired by gemstones, consisting of yarns whose substance is revealed with colors, shades and impressions of the mineral families.
The special care for health and environment have always been a guarantee that our products comply with the highest quality standards.
Our certifications represent an instrument through which Monticolor gives the customers the certainty of purchasing the best products on the market.
The highest quality level that certifies the garments safety intended for children and infants clothing. Strict standards and controls throughout all phases of production, guarantee the customer the fact that the textile materials are suitable and safe for wearing.
The certificate for the safety to the skin contact. Strict standards and controls throughout all phases of production, guarantee the customer the fact that the textile materials are suitable and safe for wearing.
The Global Organic Textile Standard is the certification that guarantees the organic origin of the raw material and of the least impact on environment all along the production chain, with deep concern with ethical issues.
The Global Recycled Standard (GRS) is the certification that guarantees the recycled origin of the used material and the least impact on environment all along the production chain, with deep concern with ethical issues.
Recycled Claim Standard (RCS) is the certification that values the use of recycled materials to promote a sustainable production and consumption model aimed at reducing the consumption of resources (virgin raw materials, water and energy).
Being environmentally friendly starts by choosing the right fiber. Monticolor has selected American Cotton for its products because of the high quality, renewable and sustainable.
The antibacterial properties of this yarn ensure the freedom of well being with yourself and among others, preventing the growth of bacteria and the consequent arising of unpleasant smells.
With the aim of granting our Planet and the future generations a world free from toxic substances. Monticolor joins Detox project, engaging therefore in eliminating all emissions of dangerous chemicals from its production chains and on a general basis from its products, starting from January 1st, 2020.
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