Stitchbond

Romatex manufactures a non woven 100% polyester stitchbond fabric at its plant in Cape Town. It is supplied in a variety of widths, gauges, weights etc in line with customer needs and is largely used in:

• Membranes for water proofing
• Duvet ticking cases
• Mattress covers
• Shopping bags
• Printed or dyed vertical blinds
• Shoe industry
• A wide spectrum of applications in the building industry
• It is versatile, durable and cost effective

The bulk of the polyester yarns used in the manufacture of this product form part of a massive national recycling project where empty water and cooldrink bottles are recycled and extruded reducing pressure on landfill sites and creating employment in previous non existent sectors.