Bringing digital printing in-house

May 1st, 2021

This 30-foot-tall SecondSkin graphic high-tension system from Brandit Graphics is built around two sides of a tent at the 2020 CES in Las Vegas. The modern and waterproof SecondSkin system is designed to achieve flat graphics for outdoor structures, providing a smooth surface for exceptional branding. Photo: Brandit Graphics and Structure Wraps. Standing out from […]

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Huntsman Textile Effects and Bao Minh Textile collaborate

June 4th, 2020

Huntsman Textile Effects and Bao Minh Textile, one of the largest and most modern woven fabric producers in Vietnam, are collaborating to produce fabric that meets the stringent performance standards required of isolation gowns. High-quality medical gowns are essential protective wear for healthcare workers combatting the global COVID-19 pandemic. Bao Minh Textile will treat 760,000 […]

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Huntsman Textile Effects partners with Xenon

January 30th, 2020

Huntsman Textile Effects and Xenon have announced the formation of NaviColor, a dedicated marketing channel to service the unique needs of select customers in the U.S. textiles and apparel industry.  NaviColor is a business specifically designed to meet the needs of select Huntsman Textile Effects customers and to further expand the growing customer base. NaviColor […]

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Huntsman introduces HIGH IQ

November 15th, 2019

Huntsman Textile Effects has extended its HIGH IQ® performance assurance program to help mills, brands and retailers meet consumer demand for garments with durable moisture management. HIGH IQ Cool Comfort performance program is built on the industry’s broadest and most advanced moisture management agents to deliver durable, long-lasting performance. The technology allows garments to breathe […]

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The state of sustainability: textile companies work to give themselves an eco-friendly edge

October 1st, 2019

As climate change and pollution concerns remain at the forefront of public attention, textile companies work to give themselves an eco-friendly edge.  by Jeff Moravec A decade ago in this magazine, the growing attention to sustainability in the textile supply chain was a hot topic. Guess what? It still is. This doesn’t mean the industry hasn’t […]

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Huntsman joins ZDHC

August 23rd, 2019

Huntsman Textile Effects has joined the ZDHC Foundation as a contributor. The company is uploading key products on the ZDHC Gateway Chemical Module and supporting the ZDHC Manufacturing Restricted Substance List and the related pyramid conformity system designed to eliminate duplicative approaches. Huntsman will actively engage in various task forces focused on supporting the continuous […]

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Huntsman and Chemours expand alliance

December 4th, 2018

Huntsman Textile Effects and The Chemours Company FC LLC have agreed to expand their long-term alliance in the area of durable water repellence (DWR). By combining the strengths of both companies, the expanded cooperation unlocks the full potential of the alliance to develop and deliver new, sustainable DWR solutions and chemistry. It also puts them […]

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Huntsman accelerates polyester dyeing

October 23rd, 2018

Huntsman Textile Effects has introduced UNIVADINE® E3-3D diffusion accelerant to help mills achieve high-performance dyeing of polyester, microfibers and blends in a way that complies with current and anticipated industry sustainability standards. UNIVADINE E3-3D diffusion accelerant is low-odor and free of benzyl benzoate and other hazardous substances. It uses Huntsman’s Active Diffusion Technology to enable […]

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Colorfast inks

January 1st, 2018

Huntsman Textile Effects has introduced a new range of reactive inks that deliver outstanding light- and weather-fastness for digital printing of polyester fibers. TERATOP® XKS HL inks are designed to help mills produce technical textiles with the highest color-fastness performance for the automotive interiors, outdoor furnishings and home textiles industries. Formulated for Kyocera print head […]

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Dyestuff Manufacturers Association honors Huntsman

August 28th, 2017

Huntsman Textile Effects, a provider of high-quality dyes and chemicals to the textile and related industries, has been named a winner in the 2016 Dyestuff Manufacturers Association of India (DMAI) Awards. Huntsman received two awards in recognition of “excellent performance in exports of dyestuffs by a large scale unit” and “excellent performance in pollution control […]

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