Silicones in Homecare: Chemistry, Sustainability, Effects and Consumer Benefits
Time: 10:10 am - 12:00 am
Silicones are used in Home Care due to their specific chemical effects resulting of their hybrid structure. Their sustainability performance is highly questioned in Europe, the presentation provides a global overview on the legislation and facts about their environmental faith.
The different substitutes provide different effects: easy iron, color protection, fabric stability and shape, faster drying, better and different softness, impregnation and hydrophilicity – formulation possibilities for consumer benefit will be discussed.