Supplying a wide range of auxiliaries, dyestuff and functional finishes, LJ can meet the most exacting textile industry requirements.
LJ was the first dye and chemical supplier worldwide to have Marks & Spencer accredited laboratories and technicians.
We continue to demonstrate our ability to perform and meet customer needs in today’s highly competitive and changing market. Our new innovation centre offers specialist technical analysis, support and sample dyeing facilities within 3 separate laboratories to ensure quality specifications can be met at all stages of textile processing.
FLUOROCARBONS & WATER REPELLENTS
Our ITOGUARD fluorocarbons are designed to meet the high technical demands of major retailers. We offer a full range of eco-friendly C6 chemistry grades, along with a range of PFC free water repellents.
The ITOFLAM range imparts flame retardancy to a wide range of substrates including cotton, polyester, wool, polyamide and their blends. Our range can meet most flame retardant standard requirements for work wear, curtains and drapes, upholstery and furnishings, mattresses and transportation.
SPECIALITY PRINT PRODUCTS
We offer a comprehensive range of speciality print products that can be used to achieve a diverse range of novel print finish effects, including glitters, rainbow effects, pearls, sparkle effect, imitation flock and imitation discharge.
LJ is one of the industry leaders in supplying functional finishes including micro encapsulation technology:
Colour change by heat
Colour change by UV light
ITOFINISH KELP, ITOVITAMIN E, ALOE VERA, ALOE DOWN
Cooling finishes based on Xylitol and Erythritol which give significant cooling effect in the presence of moisture
Ceramic based heat retention finish which captures lost heat helping to keep fabrics warmer for longer
A diverse range of scouring agents from excellent oil solubilising properties, foam free products to highly specialised areas such as the scouring of automotive airbag fabrics
A comprehensive range of wetting and deaerating agents
Universal lubricating and anti-crease agents suitable for all fibre types
A range of sequestring agents that cover all applicable areas for pre-treatment, dyeing and after treatment processing
Wet rub fastness improver
Chlorine fastness improver