TômTex is a bio-based material company that produces sustainable textiles for the fashion industry. Their materials are made from seashell and mushroom waste, and are 100% biodegradable and free from petrochemicals, plastics, and toxins. TômTex's circular business model emphasizes responsible sourcing and green chemistry, reducing textile waste and promoting sustainability.
Their customizable textiles can mimic fabrics like leather, suede, and vinyl, and are cruelty-free and naturally biodegradable. TômTex's solution addresses the environmental impact of the fashion industry, which represents 10% of all emissions. Their impact is seen in their transparent practices, organic dying practices, and recyclability, improving human health and labor practices. TômTex was founded in 2020 by Uyen Tran, a fashion designer who was troubled by the textile waste produced by the industry.