BASF Offers Bright Yarns For Seamless Knitting

BASF Corp., Charlotte, N.C., has introduced a line of bright-luster partially oriented (POY) and
flat-filament nylon yarns, marketed under the Ultra Touch® and Ultra Micro Touch nylon trademarks.
Available in a range of high-filament and microdenier choices, the bright yarns have been developed
for use in seamless swimwear and intimate apparel.We realized that we could fill an obvious gap in
the markets seamless yarn offerings, said Mark Pickard, manager, hosiery yarn products, Fiber
Products Division. Our enhanced polymer technology allows us to produce a unique luster that no one
else can match. Circle 261.

September 2000