Earth Protex is a vertically integrated converter of textiles utilizing organic, recycled, and sustainable raw materials. We are based in Dalian, China with production sites from the Shanghai region north to the Russian border. For 15 years we have been a pioneer in the sustainable textiles trade, and have had the honor of supplying to dozens of multinational brand-name companies worldwide.
We are a wholly owned division of Hemp Textiles International Corp. of Bellingham, Washington USA (also known as Hemptex), founded in 1994. Hemptex also owns the tradenames GreenChina Textile Group, and TexOrganix Seed to Loom Group.
Earth Protex designs, develops and manufactures knit and woven textiles on a wide range of equipment located at over 25 North China contract manufacturing facilities. Our available spinning equipment includes OE, ring, siro, compact, woolen, worsted, linen dry and wetspinning, and synthetic filament. We have 1" to 118" width weaving capabilities and can make in plain, dobby and jacquard constructions, with weights ranging from 80 g/sq m to 800 g/sq m.
Our finishes include solid dye, cross dye, yarn dye, dope dye, print, enzyme wash, tumble softening, waterproof coatings, waterproof/breathable laminates, and oil/water resistant washes. According to our client's needs we can dye/finish according to Oekotex or GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) criteria. We control the manufacturing process from the fiber level forward and this allows us to create unlimited fabrications including customized fiber specs, yarn blends, mixed plied yarns, interweaves, and cross weaves.
We have hundreds of eco-textile fabrications, and the potential end uses include sports apparel, casual apparel, intimate appare, formal apparel, business apparel, home textiles, headwear, footwear, bags and accessories and some technical/industrial applications.
Earth Protex ships from Dalian, Qingdao and Shanghai ports and airports. We sell in US$ for export customers, but can also sell domestically within China in RMB and can support Chinese VAT tax invoices.