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Teflon™ Fabric Protector
Dupont Teflon fabric protector makes fabrics look newer longer without impacting look, feel, color or breathability
 

Teflon™ textile finishes
Teflon™ textile finishes are a portfolio of products to meet the demanding repellent and stain performance levels and sustainability requirements of the brand customer and end consumer. Whether you need a durable water repellent for a frequently washed fabric or the ultimate stain finish with fabric exposed to abrasion, check out the offerings below. Consumers know and value the Teflon™ brand with 90% worldwide awareness of the Teflon™ brand, and 82% of consumers are willing to spend more for products with Teflon™ textile finishes.

Advantages of Teflon EcoElite™ renewably sourced finish
Are you looking for a non-fluorinated water repellent that can withstand the elements and last?

Teflon EcoElite™ finish is the first renewably sourced, non-fluorinated fabric treatment for durable water repellency and is manufactured with 60% renewably sourced raw materials.

Teflon™ Eco Dry finish: a new 35% biobased, non-fluorinated good water repellent is also available.

Teflon EcoElite™ finish has the following high-performance attributes:

  • Up to three times more durable than other non-fluorinated repellents
  • Contains 60% renewably sourced raw materials (ASTM D-6866-12)
  • Maintains fabric breathability for maximum comfort
  • Engineered for uninterrupted production process
  • Compatible with common finishing auxiliaries, including resins and cross-linking agents
  • Based on Zelan™ R3 that is bluesign® approved and a 60% USDA biobased product
renewably sourced repels water and water-based stains
For more information visit www.teflon.com/ecoelite

Teflon Fabric ProtectorAdvantages of Teflon™ fabric protector

Teflon™ fabric protector is an industry leader in durable stain and soil protection for apparel, home textiles and a variety of other items made from textiles. Teflon™ fabric protector works on all fabric types by surrounding each fiber with an invisible molecular shield guarding against oil- and water-based stains, dust and dry soil. All of this, without impacting the look, touch, feel, color or breathability of the fabric.

Teflon™ fabric protector has the following high-performance attributes:

  • The ultimate in stain protection protecting against water, oil and stains
  • Technology that helps textiles look newer longer
  • Forms a barrier around each fiber
  • Based on Capstone™ CP repellent and stain release technology that performs at the highest standards and is bluesign® approved
  • Helps consumers reduce their environmental impact. Fabrics treated with Teflon™ fabric protector can mean less washing, less water, lower wash and dry temperatures, less energy, less wear and tear, which can mean less impact on the planet.
Releases ground-in stains
SHIELD PRODUCTS
Teflon™ fabric protector enables liquid spills to bead up and roll off the fabric surface.
CLEAN PRODUCTS
Teflon™ fabric protector releases stains during laundering.

Other companies have been working hard to duplicate it, but they cannot match the superior stain protection of Teflon™ fabric protector. View the full portfolio of Teflon™ fabric protector products.

For more information visit - www.teflon.com/fabricprotector


Related products – Teflon™ down and feather protector

Teflon™ down and feather protector keeps down-filled products performing like new longer, reducing the need for replacement. It has the power to preserve the integrity of the feathers, while withstanding frequent use. Find out how Teflon™ down and feather protector helps keep your down-filled products performing their best.


Brand Assurance and Licensing

When you choose Teflon™ textile finishes, you can rest assured that your products have met rigorous repellent and/or stain protection standards. Find out about the Teflon™ Textile Finishes Brand Assurance Program. Our alliance partner, Huntsman Textile Effects, sells all of these textile finishes and provides technical support to fabric mills/finishers and helps brands/retailers find the product that meets their customers' needs.

For more information, contact:
Huntsman Textile Effects
Teflon™ Textile Finishes

 

 

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