Devan Chemicals

Devan Chemicals is a worldwide developer of speciality chemicals for textiles, headquartered in Belgium and with offices in the UK, Portugal and the USA. The company was founded in 1977 and has a strong focus on innovation, research & development and sustainability. Devan is a leading innovator in the fields of protection (flame retardants), performance (odour control & stain release), thermoregulation (PCM’s and cooling technologies such as Moov&Cool®), health & wellness (aromatherapy, R-Vital™ and allergen control) and fibres and yarns (functional masterbatch technologies).

Devan Chemicals NV
Klein Frankrijkstraat 8
9600 Ronse
+32 55 23 01 15

HUUB’s Moov&Cool makes the first move in Kona

HUUB’s Moov&Cool makes the first move in Kona.HUUB have collaborated with textile innovator Devan Chemicals to bring even more performance-enhancing technology to their triathlon and cycling racewear. The two companies have been working on a long-term project around 'Moov&Cool' which has resulted in improvements to athlete performance. The cool comfort coating has a positive impact on core body temperature as well as on heart rate, which could lead to a significant improvement in race-day performance and faster finish times.

First Devan R-Vital® CBD-infused textiles hit the market

Devan ChemicalsWith the recent launch of Acabada ProActiveWear, the first CBD-infused textiles are officially hitting the market. The fabric treatment behind the CBD-infused textiles was developed by Devan Chemicals, a Belgian company specialized in functional finishes for the worldwide textile markets.

Devan and HUUB announce partnership

Devan and HUUB announce partnership.Textile innovator Devan Chemicals and Triathlon & Performance-brand HUUB announce their partnership at the upcoming Performance Days show in Munich. The two companies have been working on a project around Devan’s cool comfort technology ‘Moov&Cool’. The unique formulation, applied to HUUB’s trisuits, was tested and examined by Dr Faulkner, Head of Sports Engineering at Nottingham Trent University, who has now put forward his first findings. Competing in triathlons in hot and humid conditions is often challenging due to the additional environmental stress placed on the athlete. When you compete in triathlon you produce heat as a result of the increase in metabolic rate required to meet the elevated energy demand due to swimming, cycling and running.

Devan Chemicals joins Consortium addressing the Recycling of Coated and Painted Textile and Plastic Materials

Devan ChemicalsThe EU-funded Project, in which Devan Chemicals is a key partner, held a kick off meeting on 20-21 February 2019 at the EU Commission in Brussels, Belgium. The project consortium, led by Belgian R&D centre CENTEXBEL, consists of 17 European partners from across the value chain including design, manufacturing, NGOs, and research and innovation.

Devan führt natürliche Technologie zur Reduzierung von Haustierallergenen in Textilien ein

Devan ChemicalsDevan Chemicals, Innovator für Textilveredelung, hat kürzlich eine Technologie eingeführt, um Textilien von Allergenen zu befreien, die Katzen und Hunde verbreiten. Purissimo, eine völlig natürliche Lösung auf probiotischer Basis, hat das Potenzial, jenen 30 % aller Menschen in Deutschland zu helfen, die während ihres Lebens von einer Tierallergie betroffen werden. Die Technologie wurde von Purotex® inspiriert, einer erfolgreichen allergenreduzierenden Lösung, die schon seit über zehn Jahren für Bettzeug eingesetzt wird.

Devan Chemicals promotes deep sleep via its R-Vital™ range with a new, CBD-encapsulated fabric treatment

Devan ChemicalsDevan Chemicals NV, the Ronse-based developer of finishing technologies for textiles, plans to showcase some of its latest health and wellness solutions at the upcoming Heimtextil trade show in Frankfurt, Germany.

Two Devan technologies selected by Performance Days jury

Two Devan technologies selected by Performance Days jury.MUNICH, Germany – As the tradition goes, twice a year the functional fabric fair Performance Days selects the most innovative fabrics, accessories and finishes for their Performance Forum. This year, two functional finishes from textile innovator Devan Chemicals (Moov&Cool® & R-Vital) were chosen. R-Vital was awarded with the ‘100% Jury Like’ stamp, meaning all the members of the Jury selected the sample, a recognition only granted to a handful of the 1400 applications.

Devan presents further findings on Moov&Cool

Textile finishing innovator Devan Chemicals presents its further findings on their Moov&Cool® ‘cool comfort’ technology for the apparel/sportswear market. Textile finishing innovator Devan Chemicals presents its further findings on their Moov&Cool® ‘cool comfort’ technology for the apparel/sportswear market. The patented polymer technology was first introduced on Performance Days in April earlier this year.

Devan launches natural technology to make textiles free from pet allergens

Devan ChemicalsTextile-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.

Pushing performance with Devan’s Moov&Cool   

Devan ChemicalsTextile finishing expert, Devan Chemicals, launched its brand-new, patent-pending Moov&Cool technology at Performance Days (18-19 April) in Munich. Detailed as a 'cool comfort technology', the innovation has the potential to improve the athletic performances of both amateurs and professionals alike by regulating core body temperature.

Devan‘s new product line – revitalizing skin & body through textiles

Devan‘s new product line – revitalizing skin & body through textiles.Devan Chemicals, a Belgian-headquartered developer of finishing technologies for textiles, recently launched a new product line. These revitalising agents enable textile manufacturers to boost their textiles and offer health & wellness to consumers.

Devan launches new antimicrobial brand line

Devan ChemicalsRONSE - Devan Chemicals, a Belgian-headquartered provider of finishing technologies, recently launched a new multifunctional antimicrobial brand line. The brand line consists of their well-known, but recently rebranded quat-silane antimicrobial solution, combined with extra features. This enables textile manufacturers to apply multiple functionalities via one single treatment.