What Are Polyamide Fabrics?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 15, 2020 5:44:07 AM ET
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Polyamide is a type of synthetic fabric that contains sweat-wicking and water-repelling properties that make it an ideal material for outerwear and sports clothing. Polyamide fabrics are found in many types of clothing, including jackets, shirts and pants. These fabrics are comprised of several types of plastics, which have complementary chemical properties.

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