26.04.2022

Experience Elkem Textile Coating Silicones at Techtextil North America 2022

Techtextil North America is happening May 17-19, 2022, in Atlanta, Georgia. Our Elkem Silicones team will be exhibiting at booth #2704 to showcase our advanced range of textile coating silicone (TCS) solutions. 

Advanced textile coating silicone solutions take your technical textiles to the next level of performance 

High end materials, such as our BLUESIL™ and Silbione™ textile coating solutions are the material of choice because they are versatile, easy to process and provide dynamic performance features and durability required by technical textiles.

Our silicones enhance textile performance in many applications including:

During the show, our team will highlight our commitment to the textile coating market as we continue to invest in silicone solutions for our valued customers. This includes expanding our BLUESIL™ TCS offering for airbag-coating silicones and coated fabric bonding solutions. We understand the needs of the textile industry, from evolving sustainability goals to higher performance targets. Elkem Silicones is committed to pushing the limits of what technical textiles can do with our TCS solutions.

By combining your unique know-how with our expertise, we can help shape your technical textiles to be lighter and more durable with maximum protection. Techtextil North America assembles all vertical aspects of the technical textile industry. From research and development, through raw materials and production processes and finally ending in conversion, further treatment, and recycling.

Elkem’s commitment to Sustainability

All known technological solutions for the green transition require advanced materials.  Silicones, silicon and carbon solutions are critical enablers and this is one of the most significant ways for Elkem to have an impact; by ensuring durable and sustainable supply to the green transition towards a low carbon future.

Elkem is committed to take a leading position in reducing the impacts of climate change. Elkem's ambition is to reduce the company's fossil CO2 footprint by increasing renewable carbon sources and developing innovative production processes. With a fully integrated value chain from upstream silicon to silicones and their downstream uses, it is vital to manage the environmental production footprint.

Elkem continues to prove leadership in sustainability and climate reporting transparency confirmed with our Platinum rating on Ecovadis and A- rating on CDP Climate.

Read more at Sustainability | Elkem.com

About Elkem Silicones

 Elkem Silicones has more than 4 200 employees dedicated to delivering your potential by providing you innovative silicone solutions with a personal touch. Elkem Silicones, a division of Elkem, is a global leader in fully integrated silicone manufacturing, operating 14 multi-functional manufacturing sites and 13 Research & Innovation centers around the globe. Elkem Silicones offers a full range of silicone technologies for diverse specialty markets including aerospace, automotive, construction, renewable energy, healthcare, paper coatings, personal care and textiles. Elkem Silicones is committed to create new, innovative and green solutions and business models that promote a sustainable future. To learn more, please visit Elkem Silicones Website

About Elkem ASA

Elkem is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced material solutions shaping a better and more sustainable future. The company develops silicones, silicon products and carbon solutions by combining natural raw materials, renewable energy and human ingenuity. Elkem helps its customers create and improve essential innovations like electric mobility, digital communications, health and personal care as well as smarter and more sustainable cities. With a strong track record since 1904, its global team of more than 7,000 people has a joint commitment to stakeholders: Delivering your potential. In 2021, Elkem was rated among the world’s leading companies on climate, with a roadmap towards net zero emissions by 2050, and achieved an operating income of NOK 33.7 billion. Elkem is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker: ELK). To learn more, please visit Elkem Website