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Lycra

LYCRA aka SPANDEX aka ELASTANE is a synthetic fiber made from polyurethane, known for its exceptional elasticity.

While it is not considered toxic in the field of toxicology, it is a synthetic fiber made from petroleum and many people who are sensitive to pertroleum react to Lycra.

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