Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Invista & Solvay settle dispute over ADN technology
Invista & Solvay settle dispute over ADN technology
25
Apr '14
INVISTA and Solvay have signed a settlement agreement that resolves disputes related to adiponitrile (ADN) intellectual property and technology in use at their nylon 6,6 intermediates Butachimie joint venture in Chalampé, France.
 
The settlement confirms INVISTA’s exclusive ownership of the ADN technology at Butachimie and includes a plan to upgrade the facility with INVISTA’s latest and most advanced ADN technology. The planned upgrade would be one of several components in a new joint venture relationship between the two companies.
 
“Retrofitting Butachimie with INVISTA’s newest ADN technology will dramatically increase the plant’s efficiency,” said Warren Primeaux, president of INVISTA Intermediates. “Under this new joint venture, we are excited to work together with Solvay to better serve our customers and support nylon 6,6 growth.”
 
The Butachimie joint venture has been operating for 40 years, and is the world’s largest ADN facility. The nylon 6,6 intermediates made at Butachimie are used to make nylon 6,6 fibers and polymers that ultimately become part of air bags, automobile parts, carpet, workout apparel, outdoor equipment and more.
 
About INVISTA
With leading brands including LYCRA, COOLMAX, CORDURA, STAINMASTER and ANTRON, INVISTA is one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers. The company’s advantaged technologies for nylon, spandex and polyester are used to produce clothing, carpet, car parts and countless other everyday products. 
 

INVISTA


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Philippine Information Agency

Apparel/Garments | On 29th Jul 2017

Philippines govt issues guidelines for garment firms

The Department of Trade & Industry-Board of Investments (DTI-BOI) and ...

Textiles | On 29th Jul 2017

Bangladesh govt takes 8 jute mills back from private firms

The Bangladesh government has taken 8 jute and textile mills back...

Textiles | On 29th Jul 2017

Textile machinery orders grow in second quarter: ACIMIT

ACIMIT, the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers...

Interviews View All

Veronique Lee
Modavanti

‘Sustainable fashion is trending upwards, slowly but surely, as people...

Stefan Warnaar
Peak to Plateau

People are willing to pay for quality and performance

Amardeep Singh
Orient Craft

'In export markets, the trend in terms of embroidery, is towards matte...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
61.1%
No
22.2%
Skip
16.7%

Total Votes: 18

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
33.3%
No
44.4%
Skip
22.2%

Total Votes: 18

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
83.3%
No
5.6%
Skip
11.1%

Total Votes: 18

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
50.0%
No
11.1%
Skip
38.9%

Total Votes: 18


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X