Textiles


Fashion trends get new shades: Archroma brings to Première Vision its eco-oriented approach with special focus on Color Atlas, reference for the SS19 inspirations by MintModa

Color Atlas by Archroma®. 
(Photographs: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 6 February 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will showcase the latest in its advanced color-management solutions at Première Vision Paris, Hall 6 Booth 6U2. The Color Atlas system will also be featured in MintModa’s SS19 seasonal inspirations, presented on February 14, 2018 at Hall 5, Room 504, at 3pm and 4pm.

Archroma and WWF Pakistan pledge to work for sustainable water conservation solutions 

Mujtaba Rahim (left), CEO, Archroma Pakistan Limited, and Zahid Sultan Jadoon, Director Operations, WWF Pakistan, exchanging documents of the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the two organizations at a ceremony held in Karachi. 
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 5 February 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF Pakistan). The MoU paves the way for formal cooperation between the two institutions in Pakistan, leading to projects mainly related to water conservation in the textile industry there.

Archroma’s Ultraphor® KCB optical brightening agent finding use in water free CO₂ dyeing process

ArchromaReinach, Switzerland, 31 January 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced that Tong Siang Co. Ltd. has chosen to use Archroma’s Ultraphor® KCB optical brightening agent to color its white, high-performance sportswear.

New ‘universal’ option in Archroma’s Smartrepel® Hydro range of non-PFC based durable water repellent protection

Archroma’s micro-encapsulated technology uses a repelling agent and anchoring agent that together create a perfect symbiosis of water protection, breathability and durability. (Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 26 January 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, introduces the latest addition to its range of highly biodegradable, non-PFC based durable water repellent protection, the Smartrepel® Hydro series.

Innovative odor-management for functional polyester textiles: Sanitized® Odoractiv 10 with patented, dual-action technology

(Graph: SANITIZED AG, PR020) Burgdorf/CH, 16 January 2018: SANITIZED AG presents a new unique dimension to odor-management for functional polyester textiles. The newly developed wash-resistant Sanitized® Odoractiv 10 has a dual-action effect: on the one hand it prevents the bacteria from docking on the textile, and on the other, it adsorbs odors whilst the garment is being worn. The underlying technology that has been further developed was awarded the Swiss Technology Award. Goodbye permastink!

Beaulieu Yarns introduces EqoBalance®, the first biomass-balance polyamide yarns for carpets

Biomass Balance model. (Photo: © Beaulieu International Group)Wielsbeke, Belgium – January 11, 2018 – Beaulieu Yarns, the global supplier of high-quality synthetic polyamide and polypropylene yarns, now offers sustainable versions of all its polyamide (PA6) yarns for carpets for residential and commercial use, including automotive. The EqoBalance® family of “biomass-balance” yarns is being launched at Domotex 2018, held on January 12-15 in Hannover, Germany. Beaulieu Yarns is on Stand B56 in Hall 11.

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