DyStar to present variety of
innovations at ITMA
DyStar will once again be highlighting a variety of
innovations designed to meet the ever-changing needs of their
focus industry sectors: Fashion, Denim, Outdoor, Carpet,
Automotive, Home textiles, Technical Textiles and Digital
With sustainability being a prime focus of the ITMA, DyStar
will present solutions to improve resource efficiency and reduce
waste. One of the resource optimization solutions that will be
launched at ITMA is the new web based DyStar tool – eliotTM.
Visitors can experience how this expert system facilitates the
product selection for best efficiency in the dyeing process.
A number of exciting new product
innovations will also be highlighted by DyStar:
- The new Levafix® Eco range for exhaust and continuous
dyeing of cellulosic, completely free of p-CA and other
regularly controlled amines;
- Dianix® XF2 disperse dyes with outstandingly high wet
- Recently launched Realan® Black MF-PV for wool that is
based on a newly developed chromophore which is completely
free of heavy metals.
These innovative dyes will be complemented by new textile
chemicals: PFC-free water repellent Evo® Protect products that
are in accordance with the ZDHC MRSL requirements and ultra-low
formaldehyde resins that fulfill the new EU regulations.
For Digital Printing DyStar will present a full solution
package consisting of high quality inks and complementing
auxiliaries for preparation and finishing. DyStar will show
Jettex® inks based on all dye classes currently used in
industrial digital textile printing, available for all print
heads. The high quality inks provide market leading high
strength, brilliancy and long lasting runability performance.
As a highlight, the Digital Printing team will showcase
innovative Jettex inks based on novel chemistry, providing
particular process advantages especially for fashion printers.
Furthermore, Zimmer and DyStar have jointly developed new ink
jet solutions for furniture- curtain-, terry-towel and workwear
textiles with extreme fastness properties. This development
project will lead to completely new applications of inkjet
Visitors from the Automotive and Home textile sectors will
find a selection of Dianix Dyes with excellent light fastness
performance. There will also be plenty of new ideas in the
conventional printing area to unlock design opportunities in
fashion and home.
DyStar will also be presenting its complete denim solution
package with DyStar Indigo VAT 40% solution, the cleanest indigo
on the market, for the classic denim-blue; coatings for indigo
based jeans for new blues; Lava products for colorful denim and
fashionable wash effects; and a selection of pre-treatment and
finishing auxiliaries. With an eye to sustainability
requirements DyStar´s Denim team will present processes and
technologies for saving, recovery and reuse of dyes, chemicals,
water and energy.
DyStar will be welcoming visitors to its stand Hall 18, Stand
B105 with a brilliant red carpet, dyed with Telon® Red M-CP.