Basel, May 26, 2009 – Huntsman Textile Effects announces the launch of ERIONAL® FRN, a new fixing agent designed for trouble-free production with process time, higher quality fabrics, and brighter shades with better reproducibility.
At Huntsman, we have a long experience in innovation in fixing agents and with ERIONAL® FRN, we are pleased to present an extremelystable and more economical new product for improving the wet fastness properties of dyed polyamide, wool and all their blends. ERIONAL® FRN is ideal for achieving brighter shades and trouble free production of higher quality fabrics making its use more economical thanks to better reproducibility and less re-working.
With its high stability under acid conditions, ERIONAL® FRN fulfils one of the most important parameters for fixing agents for PA leading to considerable savings of time and money. Additionally, ERIONAL® FRN shows excellent post setting stability, levelling effect on blends and enhanced wet fastness without impairing light fastness allowing users to achieve top brands and retailer requirements.
ERIONAL® is a registered trademark of Huntsman Corporation or an affiliate thereof in one or more, but not all countries
Huntsman is a global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals. Its operating companies manufacture products for a variety of global industries, including chemicals, plastics, automotive, aviation, textiles, footwear, paints and coatings, construction, technology, agriculture, health care, detergent, personal care, furniture, appliances and packaging. Originally known for pioneering innovations in packaging and, later, for rapid and integrated growth in petrochemicals, Huntsman tod
ay has more than 12,000 employees and operates from multiple locations worldwide. The Company had 2008 revenues of approximately $10 billion. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the Company’s website at www.huntsman.com
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