Can my black t-shirts stop using unnecessary chemicals?

WE LOVE:

  • Deep black t-shirts that look and feel great

BUT DID YOU KNOW?

  • 25% of all t-shirts are dyed black
  • Dyeing black fabric for your t-shirts uses a lot of resources
  • There are ways of doing this more efficiently

The Archroma Way: Safe, Efficient, Enhanced. It’s our nature.

  1. SAFE – IT’S OUR NATURE TO PROTECT
    A solid core: Our deeply rooted goal to protect people and our planet.
    Safe to use, safe to release and also safe to wear.
  2. EFFICIENT – IT’S OUR NATURE TO RETHINK SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING
    Innovating application processes that minimize resources and maximize productivity, both in our and our customers’ manufacturing as well as by setting ourselves ambitious sustainability goals.
  3. ENHANCED – IT’S OUR NATURE TO ADD ANOTHER LEVEL OF VALUE
    Your innovation is critical. Additional effects, functionalities and aesthetics give additional value, helping consumers to achieve their goals, for a life enhanced

DARK BLISS / A system for dyeing blacks and dark colors more efficiently with dramatically lighter use of water and chemicals

Kieralon® UH liquid
Saponifies oils, fats and waxes

  • Prevents redepositing of impurities
  • Enables rapid penetration of greige goods

Cyclanon® XCW New

  • For the fast and efficient removal of hydrolyzed reactive dye
  • Reduces number of wash baths

Drimaren® Ultimate HD
Highly concentrated reactive dyes for dyeing intense shades

  • High tinctorial strength with powerful build-up
  • Compatible dye range for improved right-first-time

“SAFE”: IT'S OUR NATURE TO PROTECT / with the DARK BLISS system

  • Products used in compliance with ZDHC and bluesign®
  • Controlled and safe chemistry for the consumer
  • ZDHC Compliant
  • bluesign® APPROVED

“EFFICIENT”: IT'S OUR NATURE TO RETHINK SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING / with the DARK BLISS system

  • Improved resource utilization and higher productivity
  • Cost reduction thanks to less chemicals
  • Improved fabric quality
  • Less waste water generated

DARK BLISS / Main benefits in a nutshell

  • Safe products from a reliable global partner who applies international safety standards
  • Increases profitability through lower processing and operating costs
  • Differentiation with improved resource utilization for brands that demand and drive sustainable production
  • A short and robust system approach:
    • Right first time productivity
    • Improved fabric quality. Less pilling due to reduced mechanical abrasion
    • Improved resource optimization in terms of water and energy
    • Shorter production process allows for 290 additional batches/year
  1. SAFE – IT’S OUR NATURE TO PROTECT
    A solid core: Our deeply rooted goal to protect people and our planet.
    Safe to use, safe to release and also safe to wear.
  2. EFFICIENT – IT’S OUR NATURE TO RETHINK SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING
    Innovating application processes that minimize resources and maximize productivity, both in our and our customers’ manufacturing as well as by setting ourselves ambitious sustainability goals.


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