|Bassine - Dyed
Palmyra. Stiffer and more durable.
Dyed dark reddish brown.
Union - A blend of natural
fibers. Usually tampico and palmyra or
bassine. Mixed colors, black, yellow, and
- Excellent resistance to abrasion, water,
chemicals, acids and alkalies. Good heat
resistance. Does not soften in
water. Will not get brittle. Can be
Durable with high resilience. High chemical
and heat resistance. Attacked by some
acids. Will soften in water. Several
- High chemical and heat resistance. Will
not soften in water.
- Another good alternative to more expensive
natural fibers. Good chemical
resistance. Can be flagged at the ends to
enhance cleaning action.