Milliken Freshens Up Activewear
- Use of Antimicrobial Fibers Grows in Sportswear Market. // Textile Chemist & Colorist;Nov95, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p7
The article features Salus, a filament fine denier-enhanced polyolefin fiber from Filament Fiber Technology. The antimicrobial fiber continues to actively penetrate in the sportswear market. It reports that the company's fiber is made with Microban, an antimicrobial agent which is designed to...
- EPA Approves Antimicrobial Product. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;3/31/2003, Vol. 218 Issue 13, p4
Reports on the approval for the marketing of Antimicrobial AlphaSan product from Milliken Chemical by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Usability of the product; Product features.
- More Fs than Bs. // WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p1
This article shares the author's thoughts about the sports clothes industry. The author notes that there has been a spectacular rise in the wealth of athletes as sports footwear and clothing has hit the fashion scene as everyday wear. It is also noted that sports stars can earn a fortune...
- Fiber and Fabric Makers Sew Up Another Show. Walzer, Emily // SGB;Sep2004, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p16
Discusses the highlights of the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market show in August 2004. Information on the Gripster and AVS leather fabrics for the glove market introduced by Pittards; Relaunch of the VisaEndurance odor-fighting fabric by Milliken; Alliance of Unifi, Nilit Ltd. and Tricots Liesse...
- Milliken Launches New Specialty Products. // Chemical Market Reporter;6/2/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 22, p4
Reports that Milliken Chemical, a division of South Carolina-based Milliken & Co., has released a line of antimicrobial heat-cured rubber compounds. Significant features of the Elastoguard product; Design of the product; Marketing plans of the company for the product; Slated market introduction...
- Milliken Antimicrobial Agent Receives EPA Approval. // Textile World;May2003, Vol. 153 Issue 5, p38
Introduces the antimicrobial product Antimicrobial AlphaSan from Milliken Chemical in the U.S. Approval for the launching of the product from the Environmental Protection Agency;.Applications of the product; Use of the product in biologically active textile manufacturing.
- Milliken develops process to keep the microbes out. Davis, Bruce // Rubber & Plastics News;6/16/2003, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p3
The article reports that Milliken & Co. has developed and patented a process for imbuing rubber compounds with antimicrobial properties. Marketed under the name Elastoguard, the antimicrobial rubber compounds are expected to find use in food-processing, medical and pharmaceutical sectors and...
- Bug Zapper. Ogando, Joseph // Design News;7/7/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p48
Reports on antimicrobial rubber compounds developed by Milliken Chemical's Elastomers Business. Additive contained by the compounds; Details of how the compounds work; Mechanical properties of the compounds.
- Milliken opens lab in Belgium. // Rubber & Plastics News;2/19/2007, Vol. 36 Issue 15, p26
The article reports that the firm Milliken Chemical Europe has opened a laboratory at its Gent, Belgium, technical center dedicated to the firm's Alphasan silver inorganic antimicrobial technology. The laboratory will provide in-house material and finished part testing facilities to customers...