With commercial headquarters in Dubai, Mattex Group is a leading provider of polyolefin-based textiles, developing and producing primary and secondary carpet backings
, artificial grass backings and woven and nonwoven geotextiles.
With the market-leading brands Actionbac and Polybac carpet backing
products, Propex is the largest independent backing producer in the industry.
It invented a tough, flexible carpet backing
called "ethos" (patent pending), based on polyvinyl butyral (PVB) recycled from auto safety glass.
Products include Oriented Strand Board, a material made from strands of wood oriented at right angles and bonded together by a soy adhesive, Environ biocomposite (mentioned earlier), soy-based resin for PVC pipe, a toilet seat adhesive made from soy-based resin, sink resins, numerous bath and body plus hair care products from soybeans, soy-based cleaning products, soy-based polyurethane carpet backing
and soy-based fabric dye mentioned earlier, and soy-based resin for producing molded plastic pieces such as a shower stall.
companies have the capability to separate the face fibers from the carpet backing
and sort them by type and fewer still can turn those fibers into pellets, ready for molders to use.
His leadership was instrumental in the successful acquisition of SI and the pending divestiture of the Roanoke, Alabama carpet backing
facility to a Mohawk Industries affiliate.
Scott's previous marketing and strategic business planning responsibilities within Dow's Polyurethane business will be a valuable addition to our carpet backing
business," said Greg McDaniel, vice president of new business developments/mergers and acquisitions for Dow Chemical.
Data sheets are included on various Hartex products, including Hartex 101 low ammonia natural latex, a high quality centrifuged latex designed primarily for processes where low ammonia is preferred; Hartex 103 low ammonia natural latex, primarily used for adhesives and coatings; Hartex 104 ammoniated natural latex, a high-quality, high performance centrifuged latex primarily used in dipped goods, carpet backing
and extruded rubber thread; and Hartex 205 high solids natural latex, designed for use in the manufacture of extruded thread, dipped items, adhesives and other applications where purity, color, excellent chemical and me chanical stability, and high solids content are desirable.
C&A is the first manufacturer to mine this abundant waste stream to recycle the thermoplastic resin into a high-performance carpet backing
LINQ's products include: static protective fabrics used to produce flexible intermediate bulk containers for storing and transporting compounds exposed to potentially flammable environments; geotextiles used in subsurface drainage, soil separation, soil stabilization, and other applications; agrotextiles used to improve water penetration and protect against weed growth in landscaping and nursery applications; and carpet backing
used in the manufacturing of carpet and artificial turf.
The spray treats spills that do not penetrate the carpet backing
65% of that demand was from the transportation, furniture and carpet backing