Textile Chemistry


First concept shoe made entirely from sustainable BASF materials co-created with design house Maddy Plant. © BASF

16/09/2022 – BASF at Simac

BASF at Simac

Shoes and boots with BASF materials

From September 20-22, 2022, BASF will showcase its new solutions for the footwear industry at Simac, the international machinery and technology exhibition ... By  Sibylle Michel

Phobotex R-Ace offers outstanding rain and splash protection for garments that are water repellent and windproof. © Huntsman

07/09/2022 – Textile finishing

Textile finishing

New PFC-free durable water repellent

Huntsman Textile Effects has released Phobotex R-Ace for high-performance outdoor and extreme sports apparel as well as everyday wear. By  Editorial staff

So far, the circular strategy has mainly been applied to recycled fibres. In the future, it is expected that the textile finishing market will also follow this trend to a greater extent. © vegefox.com/stock.adobe.com

31/08/2022 – Sustainable textile finishing

Sustainable textile finishing

Textile chemical products for high-performance sports

Latest product developments of the CHT Group close the loop and offers tailor-made products for the specific functionalization of textile materials in ... By  Sibylle Michel

The new innovation was presented at the Techtextil exhibition 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany. © Archroma

11/08/2022 – Textile chemistry

Textile chemistry

New groundbreaking air purification textile technology

Archroma launches Perapret Air liq, a new industry-leading, light-activated air purification technology for all kinds of fabrics. By  Editorial staff

The range has been developed in line with the principles of “The Archroma Way to a sustainable world”. © Archroma

03/03/2022 – Textile chemistry

Textile chemistry

Vegan textile softener

Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals, has launched Earth Soft, a new softening system for textile and fashion applications. By  Editorial staff

Through the chemical recycling of PET, Rudolf Group’s R&D has studied new options which are additional to the traditional bottle-to-bottle recycling. © Rudolf Group

31/08/2021 – Textile chemistry

Textile chemistry

Cycle-Logic: upcycling of PET plastic bottles

Rudolf Group implements the manufacturing of chemical auxiliaries for textile based on chemically recycled PET plastic waste. By  Sibylle Michel

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. © DyStar

06/11/2020 – Integrated Reporting

Integrated Reporting

DyStar releases Integrated Sustainability Report

Whilst the DyStar Integrated Sustainability Report for 2019 /20 adopts a new reporting approach, it is still based on the fundamentals of GRI Standards. By  Editorial staff