Chemtan's latest17 June 2002
The latest product developments from Chemtan: Chemtan E-32LB is a low bleaching syntan for use when full dyeing is required. Chemtan E-32LB increases dye fullness while maintaining levelness. This product also gives a fine grain appearance and superior lightfastness. Chemtan M-45 is a fire retardant product which is suitable for use in water repellent formulations. Chemtan M-45 can be applied either during the retanning or finishing operations. It is particularly useful in the production of leather for firefighter boots. Fire retardant properties are increased with only a minimal negative effect on the grain appearance. Chemol 341A - Cationic topping oil that provides good surface lubrication without negatively affecting the dyeing. Chemol 341A can be used as a topping oil for leathers that are to be pasted or where increased surface feel is required. Chemol 411 is a dispersing/ degreasing agent that is compatible with water resistant leathers. Chemol 411 provides good degreasing, wetting back, and dispersing properties when used during or after neutralisation. It can be used to disperse and penetrate water resistant fatliquors. Chemol 417 is a blend of waxes and sulfated oils used in the production of medium tempered leathers. It both penetrates and provides good surface lubrication. Chemol 417 is primarily used as the main fatliquor. Chemtan Yellow FRL, Red FRM, Blue FRT are level colouring acid dyes with good fastness properties. They are compatible with each other allowing a wide variety of shades to be made.