Mycro

Microfibres and nubuck leather looking ultramicrofibres with stunning technical features.

MYCRO

Microfibres and nubuck leather looking ultramicrofibres with stunning technical features.

Since the 90s Giardini has been developing Mycro line, becoming a world leader in that field.Today Mycro is the most advanced and high-performing material for technical and sport footwear,  clothing and leather goods.

Some good reasons for choosing Mycro:

Very high mechanical characteristics, (abrasions, tensile strenght, extension at break, stitching)
Lightness, to obtain more comfort ( - 60% weight/mq compared to leather)
Softness
Excellent dimensional stability over time
Easy processing
Breathability, some of these items comply with GORE requirements
Good resistance to water in the absence of PFOA/PFOS
Resistance to ageing
Washability

With the experience gained in these years,Giardini developed some particular finishings that  allow Mycro to be used in a very broad range of different sectors:
 
Easy clean treatment to give a better resistance against stains and fluids;
special finishing for direct PU sole injection;
antibacterial and antimould treatment;
antistatic treatment;
fireproofing treatment;
Suitable for digital silkscreen and high frequency printing processes.
Advanced research