Americhem will lead a technical seminar on color and performance additives for specialty fibers at ITMA Asia + CITME from June 16 to June 20 in Shanghai, China. Americhem is a leading provider of custom color and additive solutions for synthetic fibers. It will demonstrate more light stable pigments for outdoor use. These products are also excellent for automotive upholstery, including colors that easily hide yellowing of recycled PET. There will also be a discussion of additives that enhance product performance, including flame retardants, antimicrobials and UV stabilisers.
Americhem will also display custom colors and additives designed for use in many high-performance textile applications. While promoting the company’s theme of ‘Living a Green & Colorful Life’, Americhem will display solution-dyed products in three key categories: awnings and outdoor fabrics, automotive fabrics and high performance apparel.
Americhem manufactures custom color and additive solutions for polymeric products. The company’s products include custom color and additive master batches, single pigment dispersion, high-performance blacks and whites, and custom compounding solutions. It serves nonwovens, turf, textiles, and carpet synthetic fiber markets and building products, transportation, packaging and containers, engineered materials, film and sheet, and other specialties markets. The company was founded in 1941 and is based in Ohio.