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Designed specifically to work in hard water conditions, Conserv SG81 fabric softener and sour combination is suitable for commercial laundries. Combining laundry softener, conditioner and neutralizing ingredients in one, SG81 lubricates fibers to reduce friction and eliminates static electricity. Conserv also reduces drying time by completely extracting water.Read More
Designed to leave fabric soft, even in hard water, Conserv Solid Green 80 Fabric Softener contains brighteners and antistatic agents, which optimize efficiency of dryers and ironers. Solid form is non-corrosive and safe to handle. Derived from renewable resources, product is rapidly biodegradable and contains no phosphates, VOCs or alkyl phenols. Conserv Solid Green 80 has 1-year shelf life and... Read More
Shown to reduce energy requirements and help maximize production rates for pulp and paper manufacturers,Â FibrezymeÂ® G4 restores fiber strength and optimizes inter-fiber bonding in paper-making applications. In textile industry, product can be used to soften denim and create stonewashed look for blue jeans. FibrezymeÂ® G4 operates under wide pH and temperature ranges allowing for... Read More
AsahiGuard AG-E550D, free of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) at or above detection limits,Â offers safe andÂ effective alternative to C8-based products. When formulated into nonwoven textiles and textile finishes for outdoor and work clothing,Â fluorinated finishing agentÂ provides water and oil repellencyÂ and stain resistance – even after multiple wash cycles. Nonflammable, C6... Read More
Promoting NEXAR™ Cooling Technology for Performance Fabrics HOUSTON - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers and other engineered polymers will present a paper and exhibit at Techtextil, June 11-13 in Frankfurt, GermanyÂ highlightingÂ NEXAR™ polymer coatings.Â Kraton will be located in Hall 3.1 booth number J33.Â Â ... Read More
SingaporeÂ – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, invites the technical textile sector to discover "effects that perform, chemistry that cares" at Techtextil 2013 from June 10 - 13 in Frankfurt, Germany. Visitors need look no further than Clariant's Booth B33 (Hall 3) for a host of opportunities to achieve cutting-edge functionality with solutions that also address market and... Read More
Dow Corning to Demonstrate Its Innovative Silicone Textile Printing Inks for Automatic Screen Printing at ISS Long BeachJan 11, 2011
MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of innovative silicone solutions for the textiles industry, will feature its Dow CorningÂ® brand Silicone Textile Printing Inks at ISS Long Beach in California, USA, this January. Dow Corning is collaborating with industry leaders - including Lon Winters, M&R Equipment and Vapor Apparel - to demonstrate the proven performance... Read More
August 19, 2010 - MIDLAND, MICH., USA: Dow Corning Corporation will highlight its innovative silicone solutions for the textile industry, including DEFLEXION(TM) impact-protection technology and Dow CorningÂ® brand Silicone Textile Printing Inks, at the Northwest Apparel and Footwear Materials Show this September. At Booth 714, the company will showcase its patent pending DEFLEXION(TM)... Read More
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Company to highlight its superabsorbent polymers, as well as components used to make or enhance engineered fabrics and their end uses FLORHAM PARK, NJ- BASF will feature its broad range of products and technologies for the nonwovens market in its booth number 1672, Hall B, at IDEA 2010, the International Engineered Fabrics Conference. The triennial event draws decision makers in the nonwovens... Read More
FLORHAM PARK, NJ, September 22, 2009 - BASF Corporation today announced that the Care Chemicals Home and Personal Care business will be strengthened by the integration of Ciba Corporation. Products from the former Ciba portfolio can be purchased directly from BASF as of Nov. 1. "Through the combination of BASF and Ciba, we are now able to offer a broader product portfolio and additional technical... Read More
Composed of silicone copolymer to eliminate VOCs from its composition, OP-8800 Premium Hydrophilic Softener offers softness, water absorbency, and wicking with minimum to no impact on original substrate whiteness and stain-release properties of fluorocarbon-treated textiles. High-shear and high-pH stable product is compatible with anionic treatments. Read More
Date: February 6, 2008 MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning, a global producer of silicon-based performance-enhancing materials, will exhibit novel design solutions for the footwear industry at the Materials at WSA Expo and Conference in Las Vegas, February 19-21. Located at booth M531, Dow Corning will showcase the unique footwear design possibilities of silicone with innovative technologies,... Read More
Imparting silky-velvety hand, WETSOFTÂ® NE 580 silicone softener emulsion is designed for hydrophilic finishing of textiles. Self-dispersing microemulsion concentrate imparts absorbency and stability in alkaline solutions. Used on its own or together with other finishing agents, it is suited for use in finishing natural, mixed, and synthetic fibers. Solution remains stable when exposed to high... Read More
Date: July 3, 2007 OSAKA, JAPAN; and MIDLAND, MICHIGAN (USA) - DAIKIN and Dow Corning Corporation have jointly developed a new product for fabric protection. The new Unidyne(TM) TG-5521 fabric treatment delivers the advantages of two complementary chemistries - the superior oil and water repellency of fluorine and the softness of silicone. Additionally, this combination of performance benefits is... Read More
MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of silicone solutions for the textile industry, will present its new, patented impact protection technology - the Dow CorningÂ® Active Protection System - at the Industrial Fabrics Association International Expo 2006 this fall in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Fernando Vazquez, Dow Corning's global technical leader for fabric... Read More
Delivering softening permanency, hydrophilic Magnasoft Derma NT imbues durability to textiles under stresses imposed by laundering process by coating fiber surface and penetrating into its interior. It imparts voluminous, silky hand and exhibits emulsion stability. Stable under alkaline conditions up to 14 pH and temperatures up to 100Â°C, self-emulsifying Magnasoft JSS delivers softness,... Read More
Available in 3 strengths, SmartSilver(TM) anti-odor/antimicrobial additives for urethane and nylon let manufacturers add anti-odor/antimicrobial properties to their products. Permanent, safe, and fully compatible with existing manufacturing processes for fiber, fabric, and coated products, nanoscale material modifications do not alter stretch, wicking, hand, or dyeability of fibers and fabrics.... Read More
Mor-Melt R-7001E moisture-curing polyurethane reactive hot melt adhesive resists high temperature, moisture, and solvents. Product retains tensile strength in autoclave or sterilization environments and is typically applied at temperatures from 100 to 120Â°C. Composed of 100% solids, adhesive eliminates puckering, shrinkage, or destruction of delicate substrates. Application methods include... Read More