Textile chemistry

2017-12-06

HUNTSMAN introduces HIGH IQ® LASTING COLOR and HIGH IQ® LASTING WHITE

Huntsman Textile Effects has further updated the High IQ® performance assurance program to help mills, brands and retailers meet consumer demand for textiles that stay looking newer for longer. The global leader in intelligent effects has extended the world’s only color retention program with High IQ® Lasting Color and Lasting Color eco, plus High IQ® Lasting White with cutting- edge fluorescent whitening agents and stain management technologies.

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Textile chemistry

2017-12-01

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced today that its Archroma Color Management service business has partnered with the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and its Textile Development and Marketing Department to create the first Archroma Color Center.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-30

Covestro’s Supervisory Board unanimously appointed Dr. Thomas Toepfer (45) as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He will take over the position from Patrick Thomas on April 1, 2018. Since June 2017, Patrick Thomas has been interim CFO in addition to his function as CEO.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-29

Devan Chemicals, a Belgian-headquartered provider of nishing technologies, recently launched a new multifunctional antimicrobial brand line. The brand line consists of their well-known, but recently rebranded quat-silane antimicrobial solution, combined with extra features. This enables textile manufacturers to apply multiple functionalities via one single treatment.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-29

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced its first-ever collaboration with G-Star RAW. G-Star RAW recently introduced a new capsule collection of denim colored using Archroma’s EarthColors, a range of dyes made from recycled plant waste.

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Textile chemistry

2017-12-07

Devan launches new antimicrobial brand line

Devan Chemicals, a Belgian-headquartered provider of finishing technologies, recently launched a new multifunctional antimicrobial brand line. The brand line consists of their well-known, but recently rebranded quat-silane antimicrobial solution, combined with extra features. This enables textile manufacturers to apply multiple functionalities via one single treatment.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-16

DyStar launches Cadira Denim

DyStar® Group is introducing Cadira® Denim as the sixth concept of their new Resource Efficiency Program.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-15

Huntsman Textile Effects raises the bar for non-fluorinated durable water repellents

Continuing to lead the textile sector’s transition to more sustainable and eco- friendly business models, Huntsman Textile Effects has introduced the new PHOBOTEX® RSY non-fluorinated durable water repellent (DWR) that raises the standard for repellency especially on high-performance synthetic textiles. This new product will allow brands and retailers to meet global demand for eco-friendly clothing that require extreme rain- and stain- protection.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-08

ARCHROMA Pakistan wins ‘EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR’ and ‘CEO OF THE YEAR’ awards

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced that its Pakistan affiliate has been named ‘Employer of the Year’ in the multinationals segment in a nationwide contest organized by the Employers Federation of Pakistan (EFP), for the second time in a row.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-06

Covestro expands global capacity for polyurethane dispersions

Covestro has begun operations at a new production facility for aqueous polyurethane dispersions (PUDs) at its Dormagen site. Along with a current expansion of production in Barcelona, the company is thus boosting its capacities in Europe significantly.

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Textile chemistry

2017-11-01

Clariant and Huntsman jointly decided to abandon planned Merger of Equals

Clariant (SIX: CLN) and Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) jointly announced that they have mutually terminated their proposed merger of equals. The decision was unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of Clariant and Huntsman.

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Textile chemistry

2017-10-30

Kathmandu selects ARCHROMA´s Earthcolors

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced its first-ever collaboration with Kathmandu, the well-known New-Zealand born and based outdoor brand.

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Textile chemistry

2017-10-26

HUNTSMAN textile effects solves storage yellow with STABILON® NPY

Huntsman Textile Effects has introduced the industry’s best-performing protective agent against phenolic yellowing: STABILON® NPY. It helps mills protect product quality and avoid costly recalls by ensuring that lingerie, swimwear, underwear and other polyamide garments in whites and pale shades will not yellow during storage or transit.

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