World’s First and Only Biobased High Performance Interior Textile

In 2013 Carnegie introduced Biobased Xorel, a plant based product with a significantly reduced carbon footprint; offering the exact same beauty and performance the renowned Xorel brand has delivered for 35 years.

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Sourced from rapidly renewable sugarcane
plant, instead of fossil fuels

High level biobased content of 60-85%
(US Govt. requires only 25% for biobased label)

2.5 tons of carbon capture
for every 1 ton of raw material produced

Same great performance as original
Xorel – durable, cleanable, colorfast

Achieve points in multiple LEED categories –
Rapidly Renewable, Indoor Air Quality,
Material Transparency and Material Optimization

No added finishes



Responsible Return Program











Every 200 yards of Biobased Xorel used offsets the
same amount of carbon dioxide as an acre of trees



Every 100 yards of Biobased Xorel used saves
emissions equivalent of driving a car 580 miles






Completely Vetted Through Third Party Certifications

The Cradle to Cradle Institute gave Biobased Xorel their rare Gold Certification, as did SCS Indoor Advantage. It also recieved the new FACTS Certification, and the USDA certified its biobased content between 60-85% depending on the pattern.
  • Cradle to Cradle

  • SCS Indoor Advantage

  • Declare Certified

  • Vincotte Certified

  • Facts Certified

  • USDA Certified

  • Material Health Declaration