Devan launches natural technology to make textiles free from pet allergens

Devan ChemicalsRONSE, Belgium - Textile-finishing innovator Devan Chemicals recently launched a technology to make textiles free from allergens shed by cats and dogs. Purissimo is a probiotic-based solution and therefore completely natural. The technology was inspired by their experience with Purotex®, a successful allergen reduction solution that has been used in bedding for more than ten years.

Archroma joins hands with Lahore University of Engineering & Technology to foster innovative research in textiles

Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmed Khalid, Vice Chancellor UET, Lahore and Mujtaba Rahim, CEO Archroma Pakistan signing the MoU between the two institutions. 
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 11 June 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan. The MoU will pave way for cooperation initially for a five-year period.

Archroma breaks new ground with new aniline-free* indigo for denim

Archroma breaks new ground with new aniline-free* indigo for denim. 
(Photo/Photographs: Archroma or Company)Reinach, Switzerland, 28 May 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, has presented an aniline-free* denim indigo dye at the recent Planet Textiles 2018 Conference in Vancouver, Canada. The brand new dye provides a non-toxic way to produce the traditional, iconic indigo blue that consumers associate with denim and jeans.

Het Groene Net tekent overeenkomst met SABIC: Volgende stap in samenwerking waar restwarmte van SABIC en de biomassacentrale BES nagenoeg 30.000 huishoudens en 80 kantoren gaan voorzien van warmte

Robert Claasen, Chemelot Executive Director
Ruud Guyt, Wethouder gemeente Sittard-Geleen
Eric Geurts, gedeputeerde Provincie Limburg
Jeroen Castelijn, General Manager SABIC Site Geleen
Henk Visser, Directeur Enpuls
Rogier Dieteren, Directeur Het Groene Net Ontwikkel-BV
Erik Stronk, Algemeen Directeur EnnatuurlijkSITTARD, NEDERLAND, 25 mei 2018 - Het Groene Net (HGN) en het petrochemische bedrijf SABIC tekenden vandaag een overeenkomst om het engineeringstraject te starten voor een project om het HGN-warmtenet van restwarmte van kraker Olefins 4 van SABIC te voorzien.

Honest. Real. Authentic. Milliken’s ‘ColorDirection 2019’ foresees key trends in palette preferences

Reactint® polymeric colorants were invented by Milliken and specifically designed for coloring polyurethane and other thermoset resins.
(Photos © 2018 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR182)Ghent, Belgium – Color can excite. Color can calm. Color can reassure. Color can provide identity. Color is a force to be reckoned with.

Archroma announces progress on integration of M. Dohmen

Archroma recently acquired 100% of the shares of M. Dohmen Korea Ltd. The company’s name has been changed to Archroma Korea Ltd on April 30, 2018.
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 18 May 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced the further integration of M. Dohmen, an international group specializing in the production of textile dyes and chemicals for the automotive, carpet and apparel sectors. This went into effect on May 1, 2018 and follows Archroma expanding its stake in M. Dohmen from 49% to 75% in September 2017.