Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, today announced that its daily “Innovation Sessions” will be hosted at Techtextil 2017.

  • Archroma’s Innovation Sessions will take place every day in Hall 3.0, Booth B33 at 11:00

The “Innovation Sessions” will take place every day at Hall 3.0, Booth B33 at 11:00 to allow visitors to take an in-depth look at solutions to combine performance, cost optimization and responsible textile production:


Date & time: May 9 (Tuesday) at 11am
Topic: High-performance coloration with Archroma’s Printofix® TF pigment preparations
Speaker: Joaquin Femat, Head Global Business Development Printing, Archroma’s Brand & Performance Textile Specialties business


Date & time: May 10 (Wednesday) at 11am
Topic: Fire protection with Archroma’s non-halogenated Pekoflam® range
Speaker: Michael Schuhmann, Business Development Manager Finishing, Archroma’s Brand & Performance Textile Specialties business


Date & time: May 11 (Thursday) at 11am
Topic: Repellency & release, from PFOA-free* C6 chemistry Nuva® N to its Smartrepel® Hydro range that is not based on fluorine
Speaker: Jochen Schmidt, Global Product Manager Finishing Chemicals, Archroma’s Brand & Performance Textile Specialties business


Date & time: May 12 (Friday) at 11am
Topic: Coating solutions, combining Appretan®, Lurapret® and Texapret® polymers together with Archroma’s color and finishing specialties
Speakers: Olivier Charrier, Technical Service EMEA, and Thomas Seeger, Business Development Manager Finishing, Archroma’s Brand & Performance Textile Specialties business

Printofix®, Pekoflam®, Nuva®, Smartrepel®, Appretan®, Lurapret® and Texapret® Registered trademark
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About Archroma

Archroma is a global color and specialty chemicals company headquartered in Reinach near Basel, Switzerland. It operates with 3,000 employees over 35 countries and with 24 production sites. Its three businesses – Brand & Performance Textile Specialties, Packaging & Paper Specialties, and Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants – deliver specialized performance and color solutions to meet customers’ needs in their local markets, touching and coloring people’s lives every day, everywhere.

Archroma is passionate about delivering leading and innovative solutions, enhancing people’s lives and respecting the planet. The company is committed to challenging the status quo in the deep belief that it can make its industry sustainable; an approach reflected in its innovations, world-class quality standards, high service levels and cost-efficiency. Products enhanced, colors enhanced, performance enhanced – “Life enhanced”.

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