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miDori® bioWick – plant seed oil based wicking finish for textiles

miDori® bioWick – plant seed oil based wicking finish for textiles

miDori® bioWick is a plant seed oil based finishing agent for textiles. It helps the fabric to absorb sweat, wick moisture away and dry faster. Compared to standard crude oil based wicking finishes it has a significantly, up to 8 times, lower carbon footprint. It is highly biodegradable ( Zahn/Wellens Test), a USDA certified bio based product and all of its components, on a CAS number level, underwent a so called Greenscreen for safer chemicals. ​

miDori® evoPel – state of the art durable water repellent “DWR”

miDori® evoPel – state of the art durable water repellent “DWR”

miDori® evoPel is a state of the art water repellent, “DWR”, for textile fabrics and garments with excellent durability to home laundry. It works on cotton, synthetics and blends to protect fabrics and garments from rain and water based stains. It is PFOS and PFOA free. Therefore providing an alternative to so called PFC based stain repellent products. It is partially based on plant seed oils and is a USDA certified bio based product. ​

miDori® bioSoft – outstanding softness for cotton and cotton blend based textiles

miDori® bioSoft – outstanding softness for cotton and cotton blend based textiles

miDori® bioSoft is a plant seed oil based softener for textiles. It provides an outstanding soft hand for cotton and cotton blend fabrics and garments. ​It is a USDA certified bio based product and all of its components, on a CAS number level, underwent a so called Greenscreen for safer chemicals.

miDori® bioDry 1.0 - unique combination of softness and wicking for cotton and cotton blends

miDori® bioDry 1.0 - unique combination of softness and wicking for cotton and cotton blends

miDori® bioDry 1.0 is a plant seed based softener for textiles. It uniquely adds an outstanding softness and wicking to cotton and cotton blend fabrics and garments. Thus adding performance to cotton, respectively giving cotton it natural ability back to absorb and manage moisture. It is a USDA certified biobased product and it was the first textile chemical to receive a Silver GreenScreen for safer chemicals certification. A 100% palm oil free version available as well.

Everzol® Black PF and Eco – New generation Reactive black dyes for cellulosic textiles

Everzol® Black PF and Eco – New generation Reactive black dyes for cellulosic textiles

Everlight Chemical has developed Everzol® Black PF and Eco, two new generation eco-friendly reactive black dyes that can be used on a range of cellulosic textiles including cotton, rayon and lyocell.

LANASOL® CE - pioneering replacement of chrome dyes since 20 years

LANASOL® CE - pioneering replacement of chrome dyes since 20 years

Huntsman Textile Effects started with the replacement of chrome (mordant) dyes 20 years ago and stopped production and sales of chrome dyes already in 2008. With the concept of LANASOL CE a trouble free move has been made possible.

Sciessent Curb® Fluorine-Free Durable Water Repellent

Sciessent Curb® Fluorine-Free Durable Water Repellent

Sciessent Curb® is a fluorine free durable water repellent for textiles that is made without perfluorinated chemicals or fluorinated silicones. 

It is certified by Oeko-Tex, bluesign and GOTS and its water repellent performance and durability is equivalent to C6 PFC technology.

In addition, Curb is a highly biodegradable chemical. Curb® was tested using the OECD 301B method. The results of this testing showed that Curb® is 79.1% biodegradable. This is very close to the maximum of 79.8%, and is considered rapidly biodegradable.

Realan Black MF-PV - A quantum leap in the dyeing of black on wool

Realan Black MF-PV - A quantum leap in the dyeing of black on wool

In response to increasing ecological pressure on mordant dyes for wool, DyStar have introduced a new patented Realan Black MF-PV dyestuff.
High IQ® Repel non-Fluorinated Durable Water Repellents

High IQ® Repel non-Fluorinated Durable Water Repellents

High IQ® Repel is a range of industry leading non-Fluorinated Sustainable Durable Water Repellents which complies with most regional and country legislations such as EU REACH and US TSCA, as well as complying with voluntary schemes such  the requirements of bluesign®, the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals Roadmap (ZDHC) and the Restricted Substances Lists of the world’s most exacting global brands in addition to being suitable for OEKO-TEX® Standard 100.

BIONIC-FINISH® ECO

BIONIC-FINISH® ECO

Highly effective water repellent agent for finishing fabrics of all fibre types.

HeiQ Eco Dry – Durable water repellency (DWR) without fluorine (non-PFC)

HeiQ Eco Dry – Durable water repellency (DWR) without fluorine (non-PFC)

High-performing, sustainable and durable water-repellency, no fluorine (no PFOA, no PFOS), formaldehyde-free.

Exceptional efficiency and durability (100% DWR performance up to 50 washings depending on fiber type).

Complies with EU REACH, US TSCA, JP METI, ZDHC and most RSL regulations.

HeiQ Fresh Tech – Long-lasting odor control for textiles

HeiQ Fresh Tech – Long-lasting odor control for textiles

Durable freshness and odor control.

Exceptional efficiency and durability (100% performance up to 100 washings depending on fiber type).

Applicable to most fabric types.

No impairment of breathability and handfeel.

Compliant with EU BPR, EU REACH, US FIFRA, JP METI, CN IECSC, TK BPR.

Smart Soaping Through Biogegradable Probiotics

Smart Soaping Through Biogegradable Probiotics

ProAvita ProDet C, globally, is the only one of its kind Probiotic Soaping Agent for dyed cotton / cellulose / viscose / blend of fiber, yarn and fabric that offers several value adds. It is fully biodegradable and is not enzyme based. It offers tremendous flexibility in application. It delivers excellent fastness, matching tough international norms. Besides it boosts profit by reducing operating costs. It does not contain phosphates or alkalies and hence dyed fabrics show better depth and brightness of colours.

miDori® bioSoft CA1 - Cradle to Cradle Platinum Level Material Health Certified textile softener

miDori® bioSoft CA1 - Cradle to Cradle Platinum Level Material Health Certified textile softener

miDori® bioSoft CA1 is a plant seed oil based softener for cotton and cotton blends based textiles/garments. It provides an outstanding soft hand and can be applied without having to change any application, process parameters. The unique selection of raw materials used in its formulation allowed us to obtain the Cradle to Cradle Innovation Institutes Platinum Level Material Health Certificate. It too was screened and received certification under the so called Full Material Disclosure Program from Tox Services, a hazard based screen of all components used to formulate miDori® bioSoft CA1 on a CAS number level.

Levafix ECO - Reactive dye range free of p-CA or other regulatory controlled amines

Levafix ECO - Reactive dye range free of p-CA or other regulatory controlled amines

A new range of reactive dyes based on chemistry which is free of p-CA and other regulatory amines. The new dyes have enhanced fastness properties leading to improved sustainability of the textile end product.
AVITERA® SE: A Sustainable Step Change in the Dyeing of Cotton

AVITERA® SE: A Sustainable Step Change in the Dyeing of Cotton

AVITERA® SE is the first range of reactive dyes to be free from restricted arylamines. Crucially, this covers para-chloroaniline (PCA), a hazardous dyeing by-product that poses risks to people.

Fabrics dyed with AVITERA® SE dyes thus comply with the environmental requirements of leading brands and retailers. This helps mills maintain a positive image and boost the value of their brand while increasing yield, improving productivity and reducing processing costs.

PCA, current detection limit 5ppm

True non-phthalate plasticizer for close to human use: Pevalen™

True non-phthalate plasticizer for close to human use: Pevalen™

Pevalen™ is a true non-phthalate plasticizer with uncompromising performance. It is the perfect choice for sensitive applications, such as products in direct human contact, e.g. toys and childcare products, apparel and accessories, sports & leisure products, automotive interiors or other indoor applications such as floors or wall coverings in homes and public spaces.

Pevalen™ (chemical name pentaerythritol tetravalerate or PETV) has a unique performance not matched by any other plasticizer product with high plasticizing efficiency in combination with low migration and volatility. The unique combination of properties and its total-cost efficiency makes it a versatile and often superior plasticizer for both suspension and emulsion applications such as molded parts, films & sheets, coated fabrics - including artificial leather and other plastisol applications.

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