Choose a combination of softness and strength for your shop towels, with naturally strong flax fiber cloths that hold up even when using tough cleaning solvents. Naturally soft, with a cloth-like drape and feel, flax cloths are suitable for a wide variety of everyday cleaning tasks. Naturally absorbent cloths work quickly to absorb both oil and water. Flax-based cloths are free of harmful contaminants. Made from plant-based material – from the stalks of flax plants. FLAX 700 Medium Duty Cloths. Towel/Wipe Type: Shop Towels; Application: Industrial; Material(s): Flax; Number of Plies: 1.