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22-06-2020

Achitex Minerva can provide a complete range of GOTS products for your textile process.

For the sizing process, the following products are recommended, totally GOTS without any restrictions:

  • ACHISIZE G 40 - sizing product suitable for cotton, viscose and blended yarns.
  • CONALUBE ECO 020 - biodegradable coining oil, without anti-splash additive. Designed in order to reduce the weaving problems due to a bad insertion of the weft. It useful for post-sizing process.
  • ACHITINA GO - anionic wetting agent, foaming free 
  • ACHISTAT 073 F - antistatic agent to avoid the formation of rolls on the cylinders and preventing the accumulation of statistical electricity on fibres such as wool, synthetics and blends. 
  • ACHIWAX RF - lubricant and softener for sizing and after-waxing.

To desizing the fibers, it’s possible to use ECOLASE HN, with enzymes,
or ECOPON LO, enzymes-free.

MINERPRINT® HYDRO BARRIER

08-06-2020

MINERPRINT® HYDRO BARRIER is the ideal product to make water-repellent protective masks, after personalizing them with printing!

Formulated by the Achitex Minerva laboratories, this ready-made paste, applied in top coat after printing the fabric, creates a water-repellent barrier without reducing the breathability of the fabrics.

Applicable both in screen printing and in continuous printing, it is characterized by a good resistance to domestic washing and can be colored as desired using Minerprint® pigments.

Minerprint® FA

03-06-2020

Achitex Minerva is an international group specialized in the production of water based pigment dispersions.

Over the years it has developed a range of products for the mass coloring of cellulose for the production of sponges, which can also be used for the coloring of abrasive fibers normally used in domestic and industrial cleaning.

These are dispersions of water-based organic pigments, finely dispersed and perfectly homogeneous.

The range, called Minerprint® FA, consists of 11 shades, but thanks to our R&D laboratories, we are able to reproduce any shade required.

Achitex Minerva - ZDHC

20-05-2020

ZDHC program consists of a complex of requirements and standards that both brands and companies in the textile supply chain must respect in order to minimizing the environmental impact and reduce the use of harmful elements in production processes.

The voluntary certifications that Achitex Minerva has adhered to over the years have allowed it to access the ZDHC program.
The products already approved GOTS, bluesign or Inditex are being evaluated on the basis of the ZDHC accreditation standards and will be divided into levels indicating their degree of compliance.

Through the ZDHC Gateway digital platform it is possible to consult the list of approved products and their compliance, obtain information already verified and guaranteed by ZDHC and operate in full environmental respect.

Enter the ZDHC Gateway and search for our products! 
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09-03-2020

On March 8th, 2020, the Italian authorities have released a Ministerial Decree in order to contain the diffusion of Coronavirus, limiting some areas in North of Italy.

Our headquarters is included in the restricted area.
We have immediately taken all the necessary actions to comply with the Authorities instructions and to safeguard our employees and community health.

We wish to inform you that we continue our activities as usual, from customer service to production, from technical assistance, to shipping and delivery.

We would like to point out that goods are not subject to any restrictions.