- 100% Free of PFAS & PFOA. Read More about PFAS & PFOA in Textiles
- Innovative, super-absorbent hypoallergenic fabric uniquely engineered to rapidly capture and distribute moisture with superior holding capacity
- Absorbs 10 times its weight in under 2 seconds and soaks up 20 times faster than other materials (bamboo, cotton, hemp knits)
- Ideal for improving the performance of reusable absorbent products like bed pads, soakers, cloth diapers etc.
- Use as an interlining layer between a face & backing
- 2 layers will replace 8 layers of flannel, 6 of french terry and 5 of fleece
- Do not wash before stitching or serging between 2 fabrics
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Country of OriginMade in USA
Fabric ContentAn optimum blend of cellulosic fibers from cotton/tencel/bamboo/other interspersed with polyester nylon
Fabric Weight235 GSM / 7 ounces per square yard
Fabric Width60" wide / 152 cm wide
Fabric Thickness0.08" +/-10% / 2.03 mm +/-10%
Zorb® PRO TIPS
Use multiple layers to increase absorbency exponentially.
Care InstructionsNo prewash, Wash hot, Stitch or serge between 2 fabrics before washing, Dry medium, No Fabric softener, No Chlorine, Oxy bleach OK if needed
- Wash with oxygenated bleach with no chlorine.
- The detergent should not already contain sodium percarbonate (the active ingredient in many oxygenated bleaches), or else you will risk overdoing it on your diapers.
- In addition, please choose a ZERO-RESIDUE detergent as far as possible since detergent residue will lead to leaking, absorbency, and odor.
- The detergent must also not contain any of the following additives: Fabric softeners, Natural oils, Perfumes, Dyes, UV brighteners, Stain guard ingredients, Enzymes.
Quantity InformationQuantity = number of continuous yards or number of cuts. All ½ yard cuts, 20 inch cuts, 22 inch cuts, & 24 inch cuts (if available) will be sent as separate cuts of chosen length., Orders of more than 10 yards may ship in more than 1 piece. If you would like a continuous piece, please leave a comment & we will try to accommodate your request., Seconds quality material may not ship in completed lengths. They may be in several cut pieces not less than 18" or so.
Fabric End UsesPet cage liners
Light weight but powerfully absorptive.Review by Sailing seamstress on 12/3/2015This is a fantastic product. I use it as the middle layer in the diaper liners that I make. It is thin but extremely absorptive, so it is a perfect product for this application because the liners are not bulky and highly effective. Read more reviews
Product Label Zorb Original 60" Country of Origin Made in USA Fabric Function Absorbent Fabrics, No Stretch Fabrics Brands Zorb® Fiber Content Bamboo Viscose, Cotton, Organic Cotton, Polyester Content An optimum blend of cellulosic fibers from cotton/tencel/bamboo/other interspersed with polyester nylon Manufacturer AKAS Textiles & Laminations CPSIA Status Compliant Approx. Stretch (Length) Minimal Approx. Stretch (Width) Minimal Approx. Shrinkage (Length) Minimal Approx. Shrinkage (Width) Minimal Approx. Thickness 0.08" +/-10% / 2.03 mm +/-10% Fabric Width 60" wide / 152 cm wide Fabric Weight 235 GSM / 7 ounces per square yard Care Instructions No prewash, Wash hot, Stitch or serge between 2 fabrics before washing, Dry medium, No Fabric softener, No Chlorine, Oxy bleach OK if needed Quantity Information Quantity = number of continuous yards or number of cuts. All ½ yard cuts, 20 inch cuts, 22 inch cuts, & 24 inch cuts (if available) will be sent as separate cuts of chosen length., Orders of more than 10 yards may ship in more than 1 piece. If you would like a continuous piece, please leave a comment & we will try to accommodate your request., Seconds quality material may not ship in completed lengths. They may be in several cut pieces not less than 18" or so. HTS Tariff Code 5601.22.50.00 Warranty Information All bolts & rolls may have a +/- 10% variation. Discounted pricing reflects any discrepancies., Bolts & Rolls Seam & Damage Allowance - May contain seams where two ends of the fabric are sewn or taped together or marks which can be easily washed away. We always give extra yardage for seam & damage allowances. Specs Disclaimer This information is obtained by industry accepted test methods and represents typical data. Nothing contained herein is to be construed as permission or recommendation to infringe any patent., It is furnished for your general information only and does not represent a warranty or guarantee of Wazoodle Fabrics., Wazoodle Fabrics makes no representations, collateral agreements, conditions or other warranties of any nature or kind, express or implied, with respect to such information or product and assumes no responsibility as to the accuracy or the suitability of the information or product for purchaser’s intended uses., The purchaser should conduct its own tests to determine the suitability of the material for their particular application., The foregoing statements shall supersede the terms and conditions, whether express or implied, of any separate agreement of purchase and sale between Wazoodle and the purchaser.
- Great for menstrual pads
I use this for menstrual pads. Thicker is a little better in this case because a thinner absorbent core paired with a PUL bottom layer and wicking top layer don't always have enough body to keep its shape and stay in place. But this zorb does. Though 2 layers does feel a bit bulky. For period underwear I do think even one layer of this is too thick and prefer the thinner newer gen zorbs.
- Love it!
I WOULDN'T CHANGE ANYTHING OF IT
- Cloth pads!
I love this product and company! Material always arrives clean and without scent and shipping is fast!
- Will buy again
Love original zorb! It performs wonderfully and is very easy to work with.I use this in the absorbent layer and snap in soaker for cloth diapers.
- Reusable Cloth Pads
I love this fabric! Super absorbent, easy to sew and of quality!!!
- Love it!
I love original zorb.. It's easy to work with and has minimal stretch.. I just wish it could be a little more affordable..
I use it as an absorbent core layer for reusable cloth pads that I make for donation and sometimes myself.. 1 layer of Original Zorb = moderate absorbency and 2 layers of Original Zorb = heavy/overnight absorbency.. I combine it with flannel since Original Zorb can be susceptible to compression leaks..
- Good Product
Its amazing absorbent and dry fast.
Has amazing absorbing strength. Wish gen one original zorb had silver too.
- Worth the money
This fabric is fantastic for the absorbent layer of cloth pads. It holds a lot of fluid and cleans well. The untreated version does not hold odor and lasts for years.
- Nice product
I love how trim this fabric makes my diapers. I like it with a layer of hemp fleece.
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