Color

From one of the largest package dyehouses in the USA to an expansive
suite of color technologies and sustainable dyeing innovations, UNIFI® knows color.

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Specialty color tech

Our color technologies include energy-efficient and water-saving innovations that don't compromise on vibrancy.

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FlexxDye

Flexx Dye

A way to dye limitless, vibrant colored yarn with stretch.

  • Enhanced color-matching capabilities
  • Inherent stretch
  • Made-to-order for lower volumes

FlexxDye offers a sustainable dyeing solution with inherent stretch, without compromising on quality. Locked-in custom color shades for lower volume yarn needs.

Produced Globally

Technology is inherent to the yarn

Works with Filament polyester / nylon

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Variations available in:
  • REPREVE® (Recycled)
  • STANDARD (Virgin)
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SmartDye™

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Save energy and cycle time by using SmartDye™ to dye your fiber and yarn.

  • Conserves energy and reduces resultant greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions*
  • Vibrant colors
  • Comparable colorfastness

A proprietary technology, SmartDye™, reduces the temperature and cycle time required to dye polyester yarn. This improves not only efficiency but energy usage by up to 30%.

Produced Globally

Technology is inherent to the yarn

Works with Filament and Staple polyester

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Variations available in:
  • REPREVE® (Recycled)
  • STANDARD (Virgin)

*Up to 30% reduction of energy consumption during dyeing cycle (based on UNIFI® package dyeing equipment). Determination of Wet & Dry Crock: AATCC 8. Determination of Wash Fastness: AATCC 61 - 2A. Determination of Fastness to Sublimation: AATCC 117. Determination of Light Fastness: AATCC 16 40 Hr Fade

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TruEffects

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Exciting visual effects built into the fibers, for style that won’t wear off or wash out.

  • Dimensional effects through special yarn combinations
  • Multiple options for intimate and striated appearance
  • Create colorways through different dyeing techniques

TruEffects offers fiber solutions to give your fabric the aesthetic of a heather, slub or other patterns. By dyeing the yarn or fabric with cationic, disperse, and solution dyed effects, you get the dimensional look with a sustainable solution.

Produced Globally

Technology is inherent to the yarn

Works with Filament and Staple polyester / nylon

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Variations available in:
  • REPREVE® (Recycled)
  • STANDARD (Virgin)
*Performance benefits and claims are based on fabric construction.
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WaterWise

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Protects water resources while locking vibrant color into yarns.

  • Conserves water and energy*
  • Superior color uniformity across batches
  • Custom colors available

The greener way to dye yarn by protecting water resources and lock-in solution dyed color. Waterwise reduces water and energy associated with conventional dyeing processes. By adding colorants to the polymer, colorfastness, stretch, bleach-resistance and UV-stability can be designed into the yarn.

Produced Globally

Technology is inherent to the yarn

Works with Filament and Staple polyester / nylon

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Noun footwear 5798141 1
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Noun military 5895232 1
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Variations available in:
  • REPREVE® (Recycled)
Offered As:
  • UV Lightfast
  • Bleach-Resistant

*Solution dyed yarn vs package dyed yarn: UNIFI Life Cycle Assessment completed and peer reviewed in 2019, according to ISO 14040 and ISO 14044. Solution dyed yarn vs piece dyed: Data prepared by UNIFI and a piece dyeing partner. Data not prepared to ISO standards nor peer reviewed. 

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Many technologies can be combined. Contact a UNIFI sales representative for more information.

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