- TexFad uses natural banana fibers to produce environmentally friendly materials such as carpets and biodegradable hair links. TexFad is extracting the fibers from parts of the trunks that farmers usually burn or throw away.
- The company is also testing a process to make banana fibers as soft as cotton to produce clothes.
- They expect to export carpets for the first time in June to customers in the United States, Britain, and Canada.
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