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.

SOFTENERS

ACHITSOFT AI

Softener compatible with OBA recommended for fabrics that need to be brushed. It doesn't affect white and hydrophilicity.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ACHITSOFT IDRO

Softener that gives a smooth effect, hydrophilicity and breathability to the garment.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ACHITSOFT MCA

Softener which give a supported and swollen hand.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ACHITSOFT TE

Softener suitable for the reconditioning of wool and for a partial reconstruction of the fat refill as an alternative to natural lanolin.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ACHITSOFT WPT

Softener which doesn't cause yellowing and maintains the pH of the fabric buffered at 6.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

FINISH 36 L
FINISH 36 M CONC

Finishing agent that increases elasticity and providing a very soft touch.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

FINISH GT

Lubricant finishing suitable to reopen the tape.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

FINISH MHI

Hydrophilic macro-emulsion finishing agent with very soft touch and breathability. Darkening of the tones.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

FINISH N 46
FINISH N 46 CONC
FINISH N 46 P

Hydrophilic silicone softener, highly processable, which gives an excellent finishing touch and freshness. Very stable on turbulence.

GOTS 6.0 bluesign® ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

FINISH P 29

Softener that gives a final smooth effect, ideal for raising (fleece).

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A