Polyester is the world's largest production and most widely used synthetic fiber variety. It is often used as outerwear, various smart backpacks and tents.

Canvas is a thicker cotton or linen fabric. The quality of the canvas material depends on its material density. The density directly affects fabric's appearance, thickness, strength, breathability, abrasion resistance, warmth performance and etc., And also relates to the cost and production efficiency of the production of backpacks. What is the difference between a polyester backpack and a canvas backpack?

What is the difference between polyester fabric backpack and canvas fabric backpack?


1. Advantages of polyester and canvas backpack

The advantages of polyester are good elasticity, strong heat resistance, wrinkle and deformation resistance, wear resistance and corrosion resistance. Clean the polyester backpack directly in the water and wash it with detergent or other cleaning products, and it is easy to dry. And many student backpacks' fabric is polyester.

What is the difference between polyester fabric backpack and canvas fabric backpack?



Canvas backpacks are generally made of burlap. The biggest feature is that they are durable and have a wide choice of colors and styles. Generally speaking, canvas bags are loved by many women because style is fashionable. 

2. Disadvantages of polyester and canvas backpacks

The disadvantage of polyester is that it has poor dyeability, but has good color fastness and is not easy to fade. Poor hygroscopicity and airtight, and easy to be charged with static electricity in winter, easy to stick to dust, which affecting appearance and comfort.

The disadvantage of the canvas bag is that it is easy to fade. To be correct, the phenomenon that the cotton canvas bag fades slightly during the cleaning process is not a big deal. The canvas bag that has been washed slightly and faded will look more natural, further highlighting the unique layered texture of canvas.

3. The cleaning difference between polyester and canvas backpack

The polyester backpack is not easy to fade. To clean the polyester backpack, you can use warm water to clean it, roughly at about 40℃, and add a little detergent or other cleaning products to clean it.

The canvas backpack is easy to fade, do not use bleached or fluorescent detergent. If there is no oil splotch on the large travel backpack, try to reduce the amount of detergent to clean. Note use cold water to soak and wash, and do not expose to the sun.

What is the difference between polyester fabric backpack and canvas fabric backpack?