Microencapsulation & its application in finishing
Microencapsulation is being used to make climate-control materials, incorporate fragrances into clothing, and to add cosmetic, therapeutic and medical properties or desired functionality to fabrics, explain Deshpande RH, Tarade Mayur and Chinchwade SS.
SETeMas E-Wash gives 4-times higher output
SETeMas has launched the newly developed E-Wash, a professional open width washing machine, at FESPA 2014 in Munich last month. Looking at customers requirements SETeMa has seen a growing market demand for faster washing equipment consistent with the increasing speed of the digital textile printers.
Archroma shortlisted for water stewardship award
Speciality chemicals business Archroma has been short-listed for the Corporate Water Stewardship Award 2014, part of the Global Water Awards, for its Sustainable Effluent Treatment (SET) facility in Jamshoro, Pakistan,
Brückners climate-friendly technologies for India
Subsidised by the German Ministry for the Environment and Nature Protection as well as the German Investment and Development Company, the newly-adopted development project in India by Brückner will sensitise the decision-makers in producing companies and train the qualified personnel.
Archromas denim technology bags award
Archroma-a global leader in colour and speciality chemicals, and the former textile, paper and emulsions businesses of Clariant-will reveal inspirational design possibilities achievable with eco-advanced denim production at the InDIGO denim B2B expo.
Processing of silk hanks: An industrial overview
What are the dyeing process and the dyestuffs used for dyeing of silk hanks? M Das, S Basak, Kartick K Samanta, SK Chattopadhyay, S Das and P Pandit report elaborately on these aspects and also discuss practical problems and remedies in processing of silk hanks.
CHTC Fongs pathway to success in Indonesia
CHTC Fong exhibited their premier products—THEN AIRFLOW SYNERGY 8, MONFORTS FONGS MONTEX 6500 stenter, SUPERWIN, etc.—at IndoIntertex 2014, which was held at Jakarta International Expo, Kemayoran, Indonesia, on 23-26 April, 2014.