Dow Corning Cookie Policy

We use cookies to enhance your experience with Dow Corning. Learn how cookies are used on this website and view our privacy statement.

By continuing to browse this site, you agree and consent for cookies to be used.

Continue
Silicones from Dow Corning
Log In | Profile/Preferences | Customer Support | Contact Us      Global (English). Change
Search
Go
Products             Technical Library             Premier Services             About Dow Corning             Careers
Texiles and Leather Industry
Technical Resources
Product Resources
Textiles Industry Services

Textiles and Leather Solutions


The Silicone Advantage – High Performance. High Value. Low Applied Cost.


Compared to organic materials, silicon-based textile and leather enhancers and process aids perform better, last longer and, consequently, add more value to apparel, home furnishings, industrial textiles and nonwovens. They are also extremely cost-effective to use.

With silicones from Dow Corning, you receive:

  • Multiple benefits from a single product
  • Effectiveness at low concentrations for low applied cost
  • The ability to withstand harsh textiles and leather processing environments
  • Superior resistance to temperature extremes, moisture, chemical and mechanical stress, and sunlight (UV radiation) degradation
  • An excellent environmental health and safety profile

 

Learn more about silicon chemistry.

The Properties of Silicones

Silicon Monomers (Silanes)

Silicone Polymers (Siloxanes)

Silicone Product Forms and Functions

< back to Textiles and Leather Solutions Home Page  
 
Silicon Chemistry Tutorial

Media Center    |    REACH    |    Site Map    |    Other Dow Corning Websites
Using this website means you understand our Privacy Statement and agree to our Terms & Conditions.
©2000 - 2017 Dow Corning Corporation. All rights reserved. Dow Corning is a registered trademark of Dow Corning Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company.
The Corning portion of the Dow Corning trademark is a trademark of Corning Incorporated, used under license. XIAMETER is a registered trademark of Dow Corning Corporation. We help you invent the future is a trademark of Dow Corning Corporation.®™Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") or an affiliated company of Dow.
Dow Corning complies with the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act.