Welcome to the TEX-SHIELD project : Environmental friendly and Durable Oil and water repellence finish on Technical Textile
The textile SME-Associations in this consortium has come together to represent textile SMEs, which are part of a sector that employs 1.9 Million people in Europe with a turnover that is expected to reach €260 Billion by 2015. It has been established that our Members require an environmentally responsible textile treatment with the ability to have strong cross links with the fabric, to provide durable multifunctional performance. There is a growing market need, for different applications require different functionality. It is an added advantage for the industry to be able to access materials at a highly competitive price. Recognising this need of our members, Tex-Shield project is aimed to develop a feasible solution.