Textile chemistry

2017-04-13

ecodye – Swiss companies Schoeller and Textilcolor develop revolutionary polyester dyeing

Techtextil 2017: ecodye – an exciting new development, resulting from a Swiss collaboration between textile manufacturer Schoeller and auxiliaries and dyes specialists at Textilcolor. ecodye is a new auxiliary concept used, in particular, in polyester dyeing processes.

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Textile chemistry

2017-04-10

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will be displaying its broad portfolio of solutions for textile mills and nonwoven manufacturers at Techtextil 2017, in Frankfurt, Germany, from May 9-12.

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Textile chemistry

2017-03-23

BASF and Stahl have signed an agreement on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 to combine BASF’s leather chemicals business with Stahl Group. The transaction is subject to approval by the relevant authorities and the closing is expected to take place in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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Textile chemistry

2017-03-09

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethical Affair, a knowledge based platform striving to provide training, skills development and technical assistance to women entrepreneurs in the textile industry.

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Textile chemistry

2017-02-22

The major application of propionic acid is feed grain preservation. It is also widely used in the production of pharmaceuticals, crop protection agents, solvents, food preservatives and plastics.

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Textile chemistry

2017-03-24

BASF selects HPE to build supercomputer for global chemical research

BASF SE and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) announced that the companies will collaborate to develop one of the world’s largest supercomputers for industrial chemical research at BASF's Ludwigshafen headquarters this year. Based on the latest generation of HPE Apollo 6000 systems, the new supercomputer will drive the digitalization of BASF's worldwide research.

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Textile chemistry

2017-02-20

Archroma adds to color atlas with new portable 2-volume set

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals who pioneered custom color engineering in textile and fashion, today launched a portable version of its popular Color Atlas system at the ‘Sourcing at MAGIC’ fashion industry shows in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

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Textile chemistry

2017-02-16

Supreme People’s Court rejects Colva’s Request for Retrial

The Textile Effects division of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced that the Supreme People’s Court of the PRC rejected Shanghai Colva Dyestuff Industry Co., Ltd. (“Colva”)’s request for a retrial of the patent infringement claim brought by Huntsman.

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Textile chemistry

2017-01-25

Bold hues rule

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, who pioneered custom color engineering in textile and fashion, recently sponsored a seminar with founder of Design Seeds, Jessica Colaluca, during this year’s PrintSource New York exhibition, that focused on the use of “Color Anthropology” and how recent global political events including the election of Donald Trump and the passing of BREXIT may alter the already established fashion industry color palette for the upcoming season.

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Textile chemistry

2017-01-09

New trend colors for textiles and fibers

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces the release of ColorForward® Interiors 2018, the fifth annual trend and color forecasting guide for the fiber and textile market.

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Textile chemistry

2016-12-12

Archroma receives eco-innovation award for sustainability initiatives from WWF Pakistan

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, received the Award for Eco-innovation from WWF Pakistan at the organization’s Annual Green Office Network Meeting in Karachi.

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Textile chemistry

2016-12-09

Huntsman signs collaboration agreement with Viyellatex Group

Huntsman Textile Effects announced that it has entered into a partnership and collaboration agreement with Viyellatex Group. This agreement reinforces the recognition of Huntsman as a preferred supplier of Viyellatex Group. Under this agreement, Huntsman will support Viyellatex’s mills to streamline operations and optimize processes, train technical staff, and make recommendations to help improve yield and productivity.

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Textile chemistry

2016-12-01

Novozymes expands in India

To cater to the growing India and South-East Asia markets, Novozymes will build a new production and supply chain facility near Mumbai.

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