FITT®’s Research and Development Department is continuously involved in the design and manufacture of new Technological Products and materials that improve the performance of its hoses by offering real functional advantages. With its NTS®, DTS®, Polyfusion® and Microlights® technologies, FITT® revolutionized the garden hose market by enhancing technical performance and improving aesthetics. The company’s most recent patents – Bios® and Phthalate Free® – respond to the market’s growing environmental awareness, offering superior technological features and innovative compositions that protect the environment (Bios®) and are safe for liquid food products (Phthalate Free®).