The Barnhardt Family has produced cotton fiber for more than 100 years for use in medical, pharmaceutical, health, 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).
It would certainly be nice if cotton came to us purified and ready to use, right out of the field. But this simply isn’t reality. Freshly-picked cotton has roughly 650,000 harmful colony-forming units (CFUs) within it; this means natural cotton, straight from the field, is filled with molds, fungi, bacteria, and other impurities. Thus, it […]more »
Since 1929, Barnhardt Manufacturing has led the market in manufacturing purified cotton. Leadership of this longevity requires a commitment to innovation, and responding to customer needs and market demands.more »