TEXTILE PRINTING

Achitex Minerva Group produces and distributes products for both continuous and discontinuous printing of textiles (screen and digital printing).

The constantly updated and expanded wide range offers Customers versatile products which can be used for printing upholstery and furnishing fabrics and garments, with excellent quality results.

Today, our portfolio of textile printing products includes:
•    ready-to-use pastes and pigment dispersions for continuous printing
•    screen printing ranges (water-based, Plastisol, PVC-free Plastisol-like, silicones)
•    digital printing pre-treatments
•    pigment-based inks for digital printing

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

The range can be modified in response to the demands of the market and our Customers, without any reduction in quality.

VARIOUS EFFECTS

BACKGROUND ELASTIC

Ready-to-use printing paste that improves the hand and the covering effect of the overprinted products, allowing to obtain a more uniform result and improving greatly the elasticity.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

BLACK SILK OUTLINE

Ready-to-use paste for printing lines on silk, which has the advantage of being dischargeable, also ideal for printing on wool and polyamide / lycra. The product is characterized by a compact appearance, excellent printability and easy washability.

BRILLIANT LACQUER PT

Ready-to-use printing paste that allows to obtain very deep and bright discharge effects on dyed fabrics, even on dark tones.It allows to work with fabrics that do not have discharge dyes without using steaming process. The product has a good covering power, good colour yield and high brilliance tone. It is possible to get clear and well-defined effects and have a good penetration even on knitted fabrics. The prints obtained have a very soft and pleasant hand, showing excellent general fastness. The product is free of white spirit.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX C A A

MINERLUX NEW I

Ready-to-use printing paste for phosphorescent effects, which when used without the addition of pigment on white fabric, allows for almost colourless prints. After being "charged" with light, in the dark it emits phosphorescent iridescences for several minutes. The product can be applied by padding, adding 150g/l of product to the bath, obtaining in addition to an improvement in solidity, also a soft hand and a greater brilliance of the previously printed tones.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

MINERPRINT® BINDER CREPON S

Ready-to-use printing paste that allows to obtain an embossed effect such as "craquelé" or "seersucker" on cotton fabrics, thanks to its impermeability to caustic soda.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX B A A

MINERPRINT® GLOSS PASTE

Ready-to-use printing paste that allows you to obtain prints characterized by glossy and brilliant effects, very elastic and with good general fastness.

MINERPRINT® PASTE BICOLORED

Ready-to-use neutral paste formulated to obtain two-colour delavé (reactive-pigment) on cellulosic fibres and its blends. The paste contains in its formulation the quantity of urea and alkali necessary for the fixation of the reactive dye and a minimum quantity of binder for the fixation of the pigment. The product has been specifically formulated with a thickener at low VOC emission.

ZDHC LEVEL 3

MINERPRINT® PASTE DARK

Ready-to-use printing paste used to increase the dyeing yield, creating a tone-on-tone effect. Where the paste is printed, more intense tones will be obtained than the dyed background. The paste does not alter the hand of the substrate and is therefore also suitable for very light and lightly beaten fabrics. It is recommended for printing on cellulosic fibres, but also on wool and silk, being compatible with most acid dyes.

MINERPRINT® PASTE DELAVE

Ready-to-use white printing paste particularly suitable for obtaining delavè effects with pigments, on cellulosic fibres and its blends. The paste contains in its formulation the quantity of binder necessary for the fixation of the pigment. The product has been specifically formulated with a thickener at low VOC emission.

MINERPRINT® PASTE DEVORE

Bi-component paste formulated to obtain a devoré effect on printed cotton / polyester substrates. The paste is to be added with the DEVOPRINT B product.