MCTRON offers a broad line products for both denim dyeing & finishing as well as denim garment processing. Our "Yes, we can do that!" attitude results in a continuous stream of innovative products and customized services for customers.

The growing denim market is continually demanding novel products and approaches to satisfy ever-changing styles and fashions. MCTRON continues to innovate products and develop capabilities to satisfy the market needs of the industry. Our team focuses on the development of stable, concentrated products for use in all corners of this global marketplace.

More specific information about our broad product range can be found in the technical bulletins below:

Denim Dyeing & Finishing

Our manufacturing and laboratory capabilities in Greenville, South Carolina and Charlotte, North Carolina provide MCTRON’s customers with flexibility in product design and in-house fabric testing capabilities along with over 200 years of textile dyeing and finishing expertise. Many of our products shown below are designed specifically for use on denim and are manufactured to the highest quality standards.

MAXXLUBE
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    MaxxLube® HDPE-25

    MaxxLube® HDPE-25 is a high-density oxidized polyethylene powder that provides sewing lubricity, tear-strength protection, abrasion resistance, and sanforizing lubricity to a variety of textile fabrics when used in emulsified form.

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    MaxxLube® 35L

    MaxxLube® 35L is a blend of lubricants and softeners formulated to provide outstanding performance as a yarn beaming aid on Indigo-dyed ball warps. Due to excellent fiber-to-fiber lubricity characteristics, it also performs well as a package & beam dyeing after-softener. It is a common component in finishing loom-state denim-sanforized fabrics.

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    MaxxLube RW-100

    MaxxLube RW-100 is a stable water soluble non-ionic sanforizing lubricant and softener.

MAXXSOFT
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    MaxxSoft® AZ-100

    MaxxSoft® AZ-100 is a concentrated cationic softener that is designed to impart softness and ozone resistant properties to denim and indigo dyed fabric.

MAXXAPEL
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    MaxxaPel® 102

    MaxxaPel® 102 is a thermosetting water repellent and fluorochemical extender in emulsion form. It offers improved water impact penetration, spray ratings and hydrostatic pressure performance.

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    MaxxaPel® 1200

    MaxxaPel® 1200 is a concentrated thermosetting water repellent and fluorochemical extender in emulsion form that improves water impact penetration, spray ratings and hydrostatic pressure performance. It is supplied in prill form.

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    PermaPel® SRZ6010

    PermaPel® SRZ6010 is a MCTRON polymer that incorporates our wash durable specialty monomer technology with the addition of a non-formaldehyde generating crosslinking system designed to eliminate crocking of denim and other dyed fabrics.

Denim Garment Processing

MCTRON takes pride in it’s ability to deliver an excellent line of products for denim garment processing including, de-size, wash cycles, rinse, special effects and coating. As a basic polymer producer, we have the capability of redesigning any product if necessary to meet market demands at a reasonable cost to our customers. We take pride in our ability to both innovate and be responsive to customer needs. MCTRON products for denim garment washing & finishing are as follows:

MAXXBLOC
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    MaxxBloc® PB-100

    MaxxBloc PB-100 is a polyester polymer designed to impart excellent anti redeposition properties on cotton and polyester/cotton blends. It is extremely effective in minimizing back staining of indigo dyes during the processing of denim fabrics.

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    MaxxBloc® PB-100

    MaxxBloc PB-100 is a polyester polymer designed to impart excellent anti redeposition properties on cotton and polyester/cotton blends. It is extremely effective in minimizing back staining of indigo dyes during the processing of denim fabrics.

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    MaxxBloc® PB-102

    MaxxBloc PB-102 is a polyester polymer designed to impart excellent anti redeposition properties on cotton and polyester/cotton blends. It is extremely effective in minimizing back staining of indigo dyes during the processing of denim fabrics. It can be dispersed to low viscosities at high solids concentrations.

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    MaxxBloc® PBS-1285

    MaxxBloc PBS-1285 is a polyester polymer combined with surfactant chemistry designed to impart excellent anti-redeposition properties on cotton and polyester/cotton blends.

MAXXSPERSE
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    MaxxSperse® MSX-90

    MaxxSperse® MSX-90 is an extremely effective, highly-concentrated wetting agent designed to minimize back staining of indigo dyes on cotton during the denim fabric processing. It is non-ionic and compatible with all classes of enzymes including amylases, cellulases and lactases, and can be used in combination with other MCTRON products to further improve performance. It can be used in the de-sizing, stone washing or final clean up steps.

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    MaxxSperse® MS-90

    MaxxSperse® MS-90 is an economical, effective, highly-concentrated wetting agent designed to minimize back staining of indigo dyes on cotton denim fabric processing. It is non-ionic and compatible with all classes of enzymes including amylases, cellulases and lactases, and can be used in combination other MCTRON products to further improve performance. It can be used in the de-sizing, stone washing or final clean up steps.

MAXXCOLOR
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    MaxxColor® PMA

    MaxxColor® PMA is a permanganate free product designed to lighten the shade of indigo and black dyed fabric. It is supplied as a liquid and provides ecological advantages compared to conventional methods used.

MAXXLINK
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    MaxxLink® DP-83

    MaxxLink® DP-83 is a highly-concentrated thermosetting reactant providing durable wrinkle-free performance to cellulosic-containing fabrics. It is a DMDHEU product designed to impart whiskers and other special effects on denim in addition to providing durable press and shrinkage control to cotton-containing fabrics when applied properly. It is chlorine resistant with extremely low formaldehyde levels on cured fabrics. It is also scorch and chlorine resistant to commercial launderings with minimum effect on shade, and is easily cured with magnesium-based catalysts.

MAXXACRYL
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    Maxxacryl® SA-292

    Maxxacryl® SA-292 emulsion is a formaldehyde-free, carboxylated, styrene-acrylic copolymer emulsion. The emulsion films are very soft and exhibit excellent resistance to discoloration. These films are also characterized by their superior water resistance. Use this product where flexibility, water resistance, and superior aging characteristics are required.

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    PermaPel® SRZ019

    PermaPel® SRZ019 emulsion is a very soft, non-tacky binder that is a self-crosslinking. carboxylated, styrene-acrylic copolymer emulsion.

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    PermaPel® SRZ6010

    PermaPel® SRZ6010 is a MCTRON polymer that incorporates our wash durable specialty monomer technology with the addition of a non-formaldehyde generating crosslinking system designed to eliminate crocking of denim and other dyed fabrics.

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    PermaPel® SRN010

    PermaPel SRN010 is a MCTRON patent-pending polymer that has been designed to incorporate provide wash durability to multiple washes, crock resistance, and superior adhesion to low energy substrates such as fabric, fiberglass, plastic film, foil and metals.

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    PermaPel® SRN019

    PermaPel® SRN019  emulsion is a very soft, non-tacky carboxylated styrene-acrylic copolymer emulsion.

MAXXSOFT
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    MaxxSoft® AZ-100

    MaxxSoft® AZ-100 is a concentrated cationic softener that is designed to impart softness and ozone resistant properties to denim and indigo dyed fabric.

MAXXSURF
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    MaxxSurf® 70

    MaxxSurf® 70 is very effective wetter/re-wetter additive that is used at low concentrations for applications as a high-speed wetting agent in preparation, dyeing, finishing and garment washing operations for the denim and textile industries.

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    MaxxZyme® ACL2X

    MaxxZyme® ACL2X is a concentrated acid cellulase enzyme that is designed to perform well in both bio polishing and denim washing applications.

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    MaxxZyme® NCP

    MaxxZyme® NCP is a neutral cellulase powder enzyme that can be run at lower temperatures. Besides being functional at cold temperatures of 20-40°C, it provides high contrast with minimum back staining.

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    MaxxZyme® ADS10X

    MaxxZyme® ADS10X is an alpha-amylase preparation produced using a strain of a non-pathogenic microorganism that breaks down starch and is especially effective for hydrolyzing starch in textile size.