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Fashion and Leather

Silicone Elastomers for Fabric Coating

  • Add breathable water repellency (hydrophobicity) and water resistance to fashion textiles and sportswear
  • Modify fabric look and feel; provide a “paper” touch
  • Achieve a permanent crease in trousers
  • Give socks, gloves and sportswear high-grip properties
  • Add toughness and heat resistance
  • Reduce surface drag
  • Improve soil release
  • Improve crease and mar resistance


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Fabric Coating - Liquid Silicone Rubber

Fabric Coating - RTV Silicones

Fabric Coating - Other Coatings

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