TEXTILE CHEMISTRY

The competitive textile market where Achitex Minerva Group has operated throughout its history demands product quality, customer service and a flair for innovation, and in response the Company is constantly engaged on research and development, with a particular focus on reducing the environmental impact of its processes.

Achitex Minerva Group textile sector includes a complete range of products for all phases of the fabric finishing process, from spinning to printing.
•    Primary and secondary spinning products
•    Sizing products
•    Preparation, dying and finishing auxiliaries
•    Powder and liquid Chemantrene dyestuffs
•    Technical textile compounds
•    Continuous and discontinuous printing

Printing products include:
•    Minerprint® pigment dispersion
•    ready-to-use pastes for continuous printing
•    screen printing ranges (water-based, Plastisol, PVC-free Plastisol-like, silicones)
•    photopolymeric emulsions for screen printing matrices
•    digital printing pre-treatments
•    pigment-based inks for digital printing

Most Achitex Minerva products for textile applications are on the list Inditex and hold GOTS, bluesign® and ZDHC certifications.

POLYVINYLALCOHOL - FOR ALL FIBERS

ACHISIZE F 104

Partially hydrolyzed polyvinyl alcohol, low viscosity. It is very stable, soluble in hot water (over 85°C). Once the product has melted, it will not precipitate if the temperature is lowered. ACHISIZE F 104 is a product developed for sizing natural, artificial, synthetic fibres and their blends.

ACHISIZE F 105

Product developed for sizing operations of natural, artificial, synthetic fibres and their blends.

ACHISIZE F 170

Product developed for sizing operations of natural, artificial, synthetic fibres and their blends.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ACHISIZE F 470

Product developed for sizing operations of natural, artificial, synthetic fibres and their blends.

Complete range of products for textile sizing, which improves the resistance of the warp threads during the weaving process.