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Barnhardt Purified Cotton

The Barnhardt Family has produced cotton fiber for more than 100 years for use in medical, pharmaceutical, heath, personal, and home care applications. It’s earned us the title, “The First Family of American Cotton.” We are the world leader in purifying cotton using our Proprietary Ultra-Purification Process in which each individual cotton fiber is singled out, scoured, washed, cleansed, purified using gentle hydrogen peroxide, flood rinsed,
four-stage dried, and finished.

Our Purified Cotton contains zero residual chemicals, zero toxins, zero impurities, and Totally Chlorine Free (TCF).

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What's New

U.S. Farmers Are Educated in Effects of Contamination in Cotton for Nonwovens

For many years, cotton has been the fiber of choice for apparel. Textile mills have worked with farmers over time to help reduce contamination going into the apparel market. Now it’s nonwovens’ turn to educate farmers to even more critical requirements.

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Product Developments

Barnhardt’s UltraClean ® Cotton Products Are Now BioPreferred ®

At Barnhardt Natural Fibers Group, we enjoy getting emails from the USDA. When they get in touch it’s usually for a specific reason: to let us know one of our products can now use the USDA-certified Biobased Product Label. In their latest communication, the USDA let us know that our UltraClean ® Comber and UltraClean ® Organic […]

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