Textile chemistry

2020-10-22

Chemical companies unite to accelerate sustainability for the textile and leather industries

Seven of the world’s leading chemical companies have come together to launch Sustainable Chemistry for the Textile Industry (SCTI). With a commitment to collaboration, innovation and transformational change, the new alliance aims to lead the textile and leather industries towards a more sustainable future.

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-15

A new collaboration between between Fulgar and the Rhodia-Solvay Group: Europe sees the arrival of the new Q-SKIN® powered by AMNI® VIRUS-BAC OFF yarn with antiviral and antibacterial properties.

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-15

The new assets showcase the brand’s identity and enhance service to customers in the global denim and apparel industry

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-01

The current COVID-19 pandemic has hit the sports industry hard, threatening the future and livelihood of clubs, teams, players and stadiums alike. Despite the economic uncertainty and the probability of having to play matches without supporters in the stands, the resilience of this industry is shining through as preparations for the new league season are in full swing.

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Textile chemistry

2020-09-23

OESH® Shoes (OESH), the U.S. footwear brand that makes women’s shoes that are “healthy by design,” has been evaluating how Huntsman’s thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) materials can be used to create a 100% recyclable shoe sole via 3D printing – with positive results.

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-22

SABIC announces the latest developments of the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Saudi Aramco

This is in reference to the announcement made on Tadawul by Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) on November 26, 2017, regarding the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (Saudi Aramco) to study the feasibility of developing an industrial complex to convert crude oil to chemicals (COTC).

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-22

TANATEX Chemicals unites with other leading chemical companies to accelerate sustainability for the textile and leather industries.

TANATEX Chemicals has joined with six other world leading chemical companies to launch Sustainable Chemistry for the Textile Industry (SCTI). With a commitment to collaboration, innovation and transformational change, the new alliance aims to lead the textile and leather industries towards a more sustainable future.

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-22

FERRO-PLAST and SANITIZED AG: New strategic sales partnership for the Sanitized® antimicrobial polymer additives in Italy

SANITIZED customers in the polymer industry in Italy will profit from FERRO-PLAST’s expertise and established sales network. The Sanitized® antimicrobial additives for hygiene function and material protection for polymers will be marketed in Italy by our new sales partner.

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Textile chemistry

2020-10-08

DyStar releases integrated Sustainability Report 2019 – 2020

DyStar, a leading specialty chemical company with a heritage of more than a century in product development and innovation is pleased to announce the release of DyStar’s Integrated Sustainability Report for 2019 – 20. In this report, DyStar has adopted an Integrated Reporting framework which enables the organization to better communicate essential values across multiple stakeholders through meaningful assessments based on the six major capitals, namely financial capital, manufactured capital, intellectual capital, human capital, social and relationship capital, and natural capital.

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Textile chemistry

2020-09-23

Huntsman’s ERIOPON® E3-SAVE advances sustainable polyester production

As global interest in sustainable textile production continues to soar, mills that have adopted Huntsman Textile Effects’ all-in-one ERIOPON® E3-SAVE textile auxiliary for polyester processing, which launched one year ago, have collectively saved more than 130 million liters of water.

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Textile chemistry

2020-09-23

Archroma reports strong trend in warm earthy color tones in recent pandemic-hit months

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, today announced that its quarterly trends in the orders of its color standards and recipes seems to indicate a growing fondness among consumers for earth tones.

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Textile chemistry

2020-09-16

Devan lauded by Frost & Sullivan for its antimicrobial technology with proven quaternized silane chemistry

Belgian textile innovator Devan Chemicals was lauded by Frost & Sullivan for its antimicrobial technology, known under its trade name as BI-OME®. The non-leaching attributes of the technology coupled with its ability to reduce microbial mutation make it a potential candidate for textiles where durability and safe human contact are highly valued.

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Textile chemistry

2020-09-10

Shima Seiki selects Archroma’s ‘Color Atlas’ library system for their new design software

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, today announced that the 4,320 color references of its Color Atlas library have been selected by Shima Seiki and integrated into their ‘SDS-ONE APEX’ series of software for the design, planning and virtual sampling of textile and apparel.

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2020-09-09

Devan shows high activity of BI-OME against SARS-COV-2 and other viruses after intense washing

2020-09-03

HUNTSMAN Textile Effects introduces high iq® lasting black eco program

2020-09-03

Chemical industry on the pathway to renewable carbon

2020-08-27

Leading textile tech innovators unite to create garment fully powered by HEIQ VIROBLOCK

2020-08-13

MAS+ and HeiQ partner to create functional PPEs to fight COVID-19

2020-08-12

BASF redefines the future of the footwear industry with its first global Footwear Innovation Center in Taiwan

2020-08-06

Borealis delivers positive second quarter financial result despite Covid-19 and a low oil price environment

2020-08-05

BASF South East Asia joins ZDHC Foundation to scale up sustainability in the leather, textile, and footwear industry

2020-08-05

Teijin Aramid announces its premium para-aramid is on the way to Mars in NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover

2020-08-05

Teijin and Kinoshita Fishing Net develop world's first fishing net made with UHMWPE film

      
2020-07-30

Toray’s Advanced High-Surface-Area Ultrafiltration (UF) Membrane Modules Selected at Large-Scale Water Treatment Facilities Worldwide

2020-07-30

CHEMLOGIS and SANITIZED AG: New strategic sales partnership for the Sanitized® antimicrobial polymer additives in Mexico

2020-07-29

BASF calculates CO2 footprint of all sales products

2020-07-23

Soorty selects Archroma technologies for a new denim collection combining eco-advanced colors with hygiene & protection

2020-07-20

AFFIX Labs launches world’s first long-lasting surface treatment to kill the coronavirus