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.

RESINS FOR WATERPROOFING

IMBIGEN NRW 3

Special wetting agent to be used in finishing treatments with water repellents. It increases the penetration of the bath in the textile support without altering the performances of the technical product, and increases the stability of the bath by decreasing the "patination" effect of the polymers.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

NOVAGUARD FF

Fluorine-free waterproofing resin, which doesn't alter the hand of the finished articles. It doesn't require polymerization process.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

NOVAGUARD FF PLUS

Fluorine-free waterproofing resin, which doesn't alter the hand of the finished articles. It doesn't require polymerization process.

NOVAGUARD GE 6 CONC
NOVAGUARD GE 6 LIQ

Fluorinated polymer based on C6 chain for water- and oil-repellent treatments.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX C C C