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.

WASHING AGENTS

ACHITEGAL A

Washing agent after reactive and vat dyeing; reserving agent during the discharge phase.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ACHITEGAL C 50 CONC

Levelling and washing agent that keeps the grounds white during washing.

bluesign® ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

ARKAL SG

Soaping agent, highly effective as an oligomer removal agent for the reduction of the clearing bath.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

LAVAPRINT MF

Washing agent to be used after printing to eliminate residues of printing paste and non-fixed colours, maintaining unaltered tones and white backgrounds.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

LAVAPRINT PC

Washing agent after reactive and vat dyeing, which combines an excellent washing power with a reserving effect of light tones and white backgrounds.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

LAVAPRINT STP

Washing agent after reactive and dispers dyeing/printing, for continuos systems.

ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

PLEXMET BIO CONC
PLEXMET BIO EC
PLEXMET BIO LIQ

Bio-degradable acrylic sugar copolymer, with excellent dispersing and sequestering behavior, usable in dyeing without altering colour tones.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A

PLEXMET SRN

Dispersing and sequestering agent.

GOTS 6.0 ZDHC LEVEL 3 INDITEX A A A