Should your best performing sportswear cost the earth?

We love:

  • Bright and functional sportswear...
  • ...that goes the extra mile

But did you know?

  • Creating colorful polyester sportswear that stays vibrant, dry and fresh is a complex process, difficult to get right...
  • …that uses a lot of water and energy

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

FAST SPORT x HYDRY / An ultimate sportswear system that keeps your polyester colorful, dry and fresh for longer, putting the planet first and your competition behind

Foron® SP-WF p/ S-WF p & Lumacron® XLD p

Dyes and auxiliary package for right-first-time, shade and fastness:

  • Best-in-class for PES and PES/EL, even microfiber types
  • Large color spectrum
  • Good wet fastness
  • Good build-up
  • Right-first-time

Hydroperm®SRHA liq & Sanitized®TH 27-24

Combination of moisture management and antibacterial for polyester:

  • High durability
  • Soil release
  • High stability
  • Non-yellowing

Siligen®SIH-S New liq and/or Siligen®MIH liq

Silicone softenerst:

  • Hand feel improver
  • Hydrophilic
  • Non-yellowing

“SAFE”: IT'S OUR NATURE TO PROTECT / with the FAST SPORT x HYDRY system

  • Products used in line with ZDHC and bluesign® requirements
  • Soil release effect with a full PFC-free* system
  • Antimicrobial for freshness compliant with REACH, BPR, EPA and Allergy UK approved
  • Pfc Free
  • REACH REGISTERED
  • BPR APPROVED
  • EPA REGISTERED
  • ALLERGY UK APPROVED
  • ZDHC Compliant
  • bluesign® APPROVED

“EFFICIENT”: IT'S OUR NATURE TO RETHINK SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING / with the FAST SPORT x HYDRY system

  • Improved resource utilization and higher productivity
  • Cost reduction thanks to process optimization
  • Less waste water treatment costs
  • Less energy and CO2
  • As demonstrated by ONEWAY
  • PROCESS TIME -25%
  • WATER CONSUMPTION -41%
  • ENERGY CONSUMPTION -45%
  • CHEMICAL USAGE -45%
  • Co2 emission -49%

“ENHANCED”: IT’S OUR NATURE TO ADD ANOTHER LEVEL OF VALUE / with the FAST SPORT x HYDRY system

  • Unique system for fresh and odorless management
  • With soil release benefit
  • Provides a market differentiation of durability and performance to the consumer
  • Thermo Regulation
  • Moisture Management
  • Quick Dry
  • Soil & Stain Protection
  • Microbial Protection
  • Fresh & Odorless

FAST SPORT x HYDRY / Main benefits in a nutshell

  • Safe products from a reliable global partner who applies international safety standards
  • Sanitized certifications & registrations BPR, EPA , Allergy UK
  • Achieves high wash fastness requirements using a shorter and more efficient process
    • Time savings in production
    • Reduced energy consumption
  • Enhances fabric quality & value
    • With improved soil & lipid release and moisture management properties (PFC-free*)
    • High wash fast antibacterial effects and colors
  • In house antibacterial testing at SANITIZED
  • SANITIZED quality seal available
  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.
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