Hydrophilic Block Silicone Emulsions for The Textile Industry: An eco-friendly finishing agent for a wide range of applications
New Delhi: Cosmo Speciality Chemicals, a 100% subsidiary of Cosmo Films Ltd., has developed a hydrophilic block silicone emulsions that exhibits better softening properties because of their lower rotational free energy than C-O bonds as compared with any other traditional non-silicone softeners.
Non-toxic and eco-friendly, the agent is suitable for a wide range of applications while providing an outstanding effect in the textile industry. With remarkable lubricity and hydrophilicity, the innovative softener improves water absorbency and smoothness of the fabric along with improving the efficiency of cutting and sewing in. LYOSIL BHL can be used on cotton like knits, woven, terry towels, etc.
Talking about the new product, Dr. Anil Gaikwad, Business Head, Cosmo Speciality Chemicals said, “We are on a mission to keep bringing innovation to the world with our products to deliver new solutions. We do believe in being specialised and niche in our offerings. We have developed low-cost two sets of products (Lyosil BHL 1E, Lyosil BHL 3I) of Block Silicone Softener. Very low doses of application are required for imparting good absorbency, durable soft feel and non-yellowing etc. These are different than other products available in the market.”
About Cosmo Speciality Chemicals
Cosmo Speciality Chemicals is a 100% subsidiary of Cosmo Films Ltd with strong research capabilities to provide best and the most competitive products through innovations based on sustainable science to its customers. The Company is into specialty polymers& textile chemicals and has now launched ‘Fabritizer’ to safeguard consumers from the various viruses, bacteria and germs.
About Cosmo Films Limited
Established in 1981 and founded by Mr. Ashok Jaipuria, Cosmo Films today is a global leader in specialty films for packaging, lamination, labeling and synthetic paper. With engineering of innovative products and sustainability solutions, Cosmo Films over the years has been partnering with worlds’ leading F&B and personal care brands and packaging & printing converters to enhance the end consumer experience. Its customer base is spread in more than 100 countries with sales & manufacturing units in India and Korea and additionally sales & distribution base in Japan, USA, Canada and Europe.
The Company is strategically expanding beyond Films into Specialty Chemicals & Polymers as well as Pet care business.