Join us this year at Techtextil North America
Our Elkem Silicones team is excited to see you once again at Techtextil NA August 23-25, 2021 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Stop by booth #1206 to learn about our Textile Coating Silicone (TCS) Solutions.
Discover how Elkem Textile Coating Solutions can take your technical textiles to the next level. Our material enhances textile performance in many applications including:
- High temperature coatings
- Textile printing
- Industrial Textiles
- Medical fabrics
- Architectural textiles
- Protective Fabric
- Coated fabric as an alternative to leather
Elkem has a team of professionals that recognizes technical textiles demand constant innovation to meet the evolving needs of society. High end materials, such as our BLUESIL™ and SILBIONE™ textile coating solutions are the material of choice because they are versatile, easy to process and provide dynamic performance features and durability required by technical textiles.
Join our team at Techtextil NA to learn more about the textile coating solution for your application. We will feature products from our anti-slip range, which are well-suited for skin contact applications, and provide unique anti-slip properties to enable garments stay in place comfortably. We will also showcase our high-performance coatings for airbag and industrial fabrics. Products are designed for durable adhesion to a wide range of substrates as well as bring added insulation, thermal stability, and protection to goods such as heat shields or protective gear.
While at the show, our team will be highlighting products suitable for texile applications:
- BLUESIL™ TCS 7664 for textile screen printing
- BLUESIL™ TCS 7521 for high temperature coating
- BLUESIL™ TCS 7548 for low coat weight airbag
Elkem Silicones is one of the world’s leading fully integrated silicone manufacturers with application and research laboratories, production sites and sales offices located around the globe. We deliver silicone solutions to markets ranging from:
- Occupant safety protection
- Medical application
- Sports and leisure wear
By combining your unique know-how with our expertise, we can help shape your technical textiles to be lighter and more durable with maximum protection. Techtextil North America assembles all vertical aspects of the technical textile industry. From research and development, through raw materials and production processes and finally ending in conversion, further treatment, and recycling.
Elkem’s commitment to Sustainability
Sustainability is central to our business strategy. Our mission is to provide advanced material solutions shaping a better and more sustainable future, adding value to our stakeholders globally.
Elkem defines sustainability work as continuous efforts to maximise our positive impact on the environment and societies around us, as well as to minimise any negative impact. As a global company, we affect the environment and communities around the world every day. And through the products we make, we have a foot print in our supply chain and make new solutions possible.
Disclosure is a primary part of this engagement, and we can proudly state that in 2020, Elkem received a Gold rating from Ecovadis and was ranked by CDP in the Climate A List.
Read more at Sustainability | Elkem.com
About Elkem Silicones
Elkem Silicones has more than 4 200 employees dedicated to delivering your potential by providing you innovative silicone solutions with a personal touch. Elkem Silicones, a division of Elkem, is a global leader in fully integrated silicone manufacturing, operating 13 multi-functional manufacturing sites and 13 Research & Innovation centers around the globe. Elkem Silicones offers a full range of silicone technologies for diverse specialty markets including aerospace, automotive, construction, consumer goods, energy, healthcare, paper, personal care and textiles. Elkem Silicones is committed to create new, innovative and green solutions and business models that promote a sustainable future. To learn more, please visit Elkem Silicones Website
About Elkem ASA
Founded in 1904, Elkem is one of the world's leading suppliers of silicon-based advanced materials with operations throughout the value chain from quartz to specialty silicones, as well as attractive market positions in specialty ferrosilicon alloys and carbon materials. Elkem is a publicly listed company on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker code: ELK) and is headquartered in Oslo. The company has more than 6,370 employees with 29 production sites and an extensive network of sales offices worldwide. In 2019 Elkem had revenues of NOK 22.7 billion. To learn more, please visit Elkem Website