Don't Worry, it's SmartStrand! SmartStrand is the only rug fiber with built-in stain resistance that will never wear or wash off. In addtion to its superior durability, SmartStrand is crafted from renewable corn resources. The production of the fiber requires less energy and emits less greenhouse gas than other manufactured rug fibers. This no fuss eco-freindly fiber makes a wonderful addtion to any room and is sure to endure within most lived in areas. The plush softness of the satin fibers is unreivled and will evoke luxury and warth within your decor.