Techtextil 2013 Exhibitor Preview: Americhem (Part 3)
"We are pleased to be partnering with FRX Polymers to offer Nofia to the European synthetic fibers industry," said Dr. Craig MacDougall, general manager EMEA for Americhem Europe Ltd. "With its unique non-halogenated characteristics, Nofia is the ideal flame retardant additive for melt-spun synthetic fibers, such as polyester."
FRX specializes in the research and development of flame retardant plastics, offering advanced technologies, such as Nofia. Available in a solid, transparent pellet form, Nofia is melt processable and has an exceptionally high limiting oxygen index of 65 percent.
At Techtextil, Americhem also plans to feature:
- General purpose flame retardants for PP and PE
- nVision™ color and additives for nonwovens that include customizable combinations of color, nDuramax™ UV stabilizers, nShield™ antimicrobials, flame retardants, antioxidants, hydrophilics, softening agents, strength enhancers and optical brighteners-all in one pellet.
- Pilot line capabilities that help customers increase speed to market without disrupting productivity on their production lines
- Examples of spunbonded nonwoven fabric from the company's pilot equipment
Visit Americhem's display at Hall 4.1, stand A32, of Messe Frankfurt to learn more about these products or go to www.americhem.com.
Posted on May 28, 2013
Source: Americhem Inc.