Textiles


Beaulieu Yarns awarded prestigious FM Global “Highly Protected Risk” (HPR) status for French production site

Representatives of FM Global Management and Ideal Fibres & Fabrics Project Team at the Award ceremony on November 7, 2017.
(Photo: © Beaulieu International Group)Wielsbeke, Belgium – November 8, 2017 – Beaulieu Yarns, the global supplier of high-quality polyamide and polypropylene yarns, is pleased to announce the achievement of Highly Protected Risk (HPR) status for its French production site, Ideal Fibres & Fabrics Comines. Awarded by FM Global, HPR designation means a facility meets the highest industry standards for property protection.

Kathmandu selects Archroma’s EarthColors for capsule collection of its signature hoodies

Kathmandu selected Archroma and its EarthColors range of plant-based dyes to create a new capsule collection of the brand’s signature hoodie. (Photo: Kathmandu)Reinach, Switzerland, 30 October 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced its first-ever collaboration with Kathmandu, the well-known New-Zealand born and based outdoor brand.

Archroma has registered about 200 substances under REACH

ArchromaReinach, Switzerland, 4 October 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced solid progress on Phases 3 and 4 of REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of Chemicals) with more than 60% of our commercial products active in EU complying already with the June 2018 requirements. In total, 369 different chemical substances are within the scope of the REACH phases 3 and 4. These include 135 dossiers where Archroma has a lead registrant position in the EU.

Change Your Horizons at Labelexpo: New opportunities, complete portfolios, incremental growth

Avery Dennison’s heat-activated adhesive technology allows manufacturers of automotive interior and safety components and OEMs to apply safety and warning labels onto woven and non-woven textiles without sewing. 
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR366)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — September 12, 2017 — At the upcoming Labelexpo show in Brussels, Avery Dennison is building on its show theme of “Pioneering Change,” and will showcase a broad portfolio of innovative products to help converters spur growth and unlock new industry opportunities.

Archroma to highlight Color Atlas library and sustainability-driven innovations in its Première Vision debut

Color Atlas by Archroma®, a library of 4,320 color swatches, in six volumes. 
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 12 September 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals known for pioneering custom color engineering in textile and fashion, will make its debut as an exhibitor at the Première Vision 2017 expo in Paris from 19-21 September. At Booth 5B10, it will display its various color-management solutions, along with other innovations that are helping to drive sustainability in the textile sector.

Archroma offers fire protection; repellency & release, and coating solutions at Techtextil India 2017. Why? Because it’s our nature!

Archroma offers fire protection; repellency & release, and coating solutions at Techtextil India 2017. Why? Because it’s our nature! 
(Photographs: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 11 September 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will be displaying its broad portfolio of solutions for textile mills and nonwoven manufacturers at Techtextil India 2017.

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