Textile Processing Compounds

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Cellulase Enzyme optimizes textile and paper quality.

May 6, 2014

Shown to reduce energy requirements and help maximize production rates for pulp and paper manufacturers, Fibrezyme® 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. Fibrezyme® G4 operates under wide pH and temperature ranges allowing for integration into variety of manufacturing processes. Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Green & Clean

PFOA-free Water/Oil Repellent enhances textiles, nonwovens.

June 19, 2013

AsahiGuard AG-E550D, free of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) at or above detection limits, offers safe and effective alternative to C8-based products. When formulated into nonwoven textiles and textile finishes for outdoor and work clothing, fluorinated finishing agent provides water and oil repellency and stain resistance – even after multiple wash cycles. Nonflammable, C6 fluorinated polymer-based solution is also compatible with residual materials from preceding production processes. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Hydrophilic Softener targets textile finishing market.

August 5, 2008

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

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Process-Stable Hydrophilic Softener suits textile finishing.

October 3, 2007

Imparting silky-velvety hand, WETSOFT® 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 pH values, elevated temperatures, high shear, and salts. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Services

Textile Enhancers impart fabric softness and fullness.

March 30, 2006

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 100°C, self-emulsifying Magnasoft JSS delivers softness, fullness, and hydrophilicity to cellulose-based fabrics. It can be diluted in water. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Additives offer anti-odor and antimicrobial properties.

February 1, 2006

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. Resulting products range from shoe linings and T-shirts to carpets, rainwear, and paints. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Textile Industry Products

Hot Melt Adhesive is suited for textile laminators.

May 3, 2004

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 120°C. Composed of 100% solids, adhesive eliminates puckering, shrinkage, or destruction of delicate substrates. Application methods include roll coating, gravure, screen, slot die, and spray. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Textile Industry Products

Adhesives minimize frosting and fogging on parts.

November 7, 2002

Series 790 fast cure adhesives range in viscosity from 1 to 6,000 cP. Depending on viscosity, set time ranges from 1-12 sec. All are clear to slightly yellow in color, and when stored at 35-45°F, have shelf life of 12 months. Adhesives provide extremely fast cure on most substrates including wood, plastics, metals, and elastomers. They are suitable for rapid assembly operations. Sizes include 3 g, 1 oz, 1 lb, 4.4 lb, 10 Kg, 25 Kg, and 125 lb containers. Read More