Singapore-based Huntsman Textile Effects has added TERASIL® BLUE W to its line of Terasil W/WW wash fast disperse dyes. The dye was developed to meet the requirements of high-performance polyester sportswear and athleisurewear. Huntsman reports the dye is not sensitive to reduction to give higher reproducibility, offers an attractive shade and high build-up for deep blues that stay vibrant, is bluesign® approved, and is suitable for use on STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® (version 10/2019) textile products.
“TERASIL BLUE W breakthrough technology raises the benchmark of wash fastness in the industry, helping mills overcome the challenges of dyeing polyester and its blends, while achieving production efficiency and sustainability,” said Dhirendra Gautam, director, marketing dyes, Huntsman Textile Effects. “We expect our latest offering to support the textile industry’s drive towards higher performance and operational excellence.”