Birla Micro Modal 95% Spandex 5% GSM-190, Width-68 Inch Open, Modal is eco-friendly. It’s made from beech wood trees, which are a renewable resource. Modal is biodegradable. And modal production uses 10-20 times less water than cotton, so it’s more sustainable in terms of water resources. Clothing made with modal is very soft and clean on the surface. Fabric made with modal resists pilling and shrinking. It stands up to multiple washings without losing its shape.