Home    Resource Store    Past Issues    Buyers' Guide    Career Center    Subscriptions    Advertising    E-Newsletter    Contact

http://www.expoproduccion.mx/Content/Exhibitors/24/
http://ahweb.adsale.com.hk/t.aspx?unt=2354-STX15_TextileWorld
http://www.textileservicesonline.com
http://www.textileworld.com/partners/Shaffer_and_Max-Dyeing_and_Finishing_Plant_2014
http://www.thiestextilmaschinen.com
http://www.spgprints.com
http://ahweb.adsale.com.hk/t.aspx?unt=2396-ZhejiangTex14_TextileWorld
http://www.allstatestextile.com
July/August 2014 July/August 2014

View Issue  |

Subscribe Now  |

Events

7 International Specialized Exhibition of Fashion, Textile and Equipment (7 Textile EXPO)
07/22/2014 - 07/25/2014

Colombiamoda 2014 + Textiles2
07/22/2014 - 07/24/2014

Texworld USA/International Apparel Sourcing Show/Home Textiles Sourcing Expo
07/22/2014 - 07/24/2014

- more events -

- submit your event -

Printer Friendly
Full Site
Dyeing Printing & Finishing

Cotton Art Enables Transfer Printing On Natural Fiber Fabrics

Transfertex GmbH & Co. Thermodruck KG, Germany, in association with The Netherlands-based Klieverik Heli BV and Denmark-based Dansk Transfertryk A/S, has developed a new reactive printing technology that enables transfer printing on cellulosic fiber fabrics. The Cotton Art process now enables transfer printing traditionally possible only on polyester and polyester-blend fabrics on cotton, viscose and other natural fabrics. First patented by Dansk and developed for the market by Transfertex, Cotton Art is a combination of the traditional transfer printing process and the cold pad batch system. Rotogravure technology is used to create detailed shades, patterns and other effects.

Due to lack of heat dwell time, 30 meters of fabric per minute may be printed using the new process. According to Transfertex, other benefits include reduced use of chemicals and dyestuffs, as well as reduced sampling costs. The company has developed thousands of designs in numerous color combinations and variations.

June 2004




Advertisement

http://www.staubli.us