Color-Fi is one of the largest producers of solution-dyed polyester staple fibers in the world. Established in 1984, it uses postindustrial and postconsumer recycled raw materials and manufactures custom-engineered and specialty fibers that meet requirements in automotive, industrial, home furnishings and other applications. The company has achieved 9001:2000 certification from the International Organization for Standardization. It is comprised of more than 250 associates. Color-Fi processes over 50 million pounds of fiber annually and specializes in offering custom color-matched and specialty fibers. It was acquired by Formed Fiber Technologies, which is one of the leading automotive interiors suppliers in the United States. Color-Fi utilizes environment friendly manufacturing processes and practices. It serves the residents of South Carolina.