DuPont bags Eco Passport certification from Oeko-Tex
Courtesy: Oeko-Tex Certification
DuPont Advanced Printing has received the Eco Passport by Oeko-Tex certification from the Hohenstein Institute in Germany. DuPont Advanced Printing brings together leading technologies and products for printing and package printing. DuPont Artistri offers high-quality inks for consumer, commercial, office inkjet, and textile printing applications.
The new certifications expand across the robust DuPont Artistri textiles digital inks and pre-treatments portfolio for both roll-to-roll and direct-to-garment textiles printing applications and specifically apply to pre-treatments, acid, reactive, disperse, pigment and dye sublimation inks, DuPont said in a media statement.
Artistri inks deliver brilliant colours with outstanding print reliability, and excellent fastness properties. Combining DuPont proprietary dispersions, polymers, and ink formulations, Artistri ink jet inks offer an advanced textiles digital inks portfolio for customers worldwide. From the brightest and richest colours to custom formulations, Artistri provides colour consistency across product runs and over time.
“DuPont Artistri ink jet inks are developed not only to deliver brilliant colours and efficient, reliable processing but also with safety in mind. We are very pleased to announce these certifications which demonstrate our commitment to the health and safety of the textile industry. The Eco Passport certificates can help give our customers an extra measure of confidence in using our products,” Eric Beyeler, global marketing manager – digital printing, DuPont Advanced Printing said.
“DuPont’s commitment to greener chemistry provides downstream manufacturers and brands even more choice when certifying products and processes within the Oeko-Tex system, complying with worldwide regulations and helping customers make safe and sustainable products,” said Ben Mead, managing director, Hohenstein Institute America.
Eco Passport by Oeko-Tex is a leading independent testing and certification system for textile chemical suppliers to demonstrate their products can be used in a sustainable textile production and safe products. (GK)
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