Textile, Leather & Shoe

Henkel: A total solutions provider
Henkel provides a comprehensive array of technology-based compounds to the textile, leather and footwear industries.

First in Textiles
In high-tech applications, the demands on a textile are so complex it is necessary to combine fabrics with breathable membranes or barrier materials. Henkel adhesives are at home on every type of machine, and cover almost every possible chemistry for a variety of products and industries:
•  Protection wear
• 
Construction industry
• 
Furniture industry
• 
Shoe (footwear) industry

What do you need from an adhesive? Henkel has products for every manufacturing challenge:
•  Washability and dry cleanability
• 
Sterilizable
• 
Breathability, soft touch and comfort
• 
UV protection
• 
Flame retardant
• 
Processability
•  Untreated polyolefins
• 
Fluorcarbon-treated
• 
Food compatibility
• 
Skin compatibility
•  Work safety
• 
Media resistance

Environmental protection: Another Henkel advantage
To comply with sustainable development and responsible care principles, Henkel has developed modern adhesives that take into account resource conservation, recycling, energy consumption, emissions to the atmosphere and to waste-water. Our Liotex™ product range focuses on solvent-free adhesives, especially reactive polyurethane hotmelts.

First in textiles

In high-tech applications, the demands on a textile are so complex it is necessary to combine fabrics with breathable membranes or barrier materials. Henkel adhesives are at home on every type of machine, and cover almost every possible chemistry for a variety of products and industries:

  • Protection wear
  • Construction industry
  • Furniture industry
  • Shoe (footwear) industry

 

What do you need from an adhesive?
Henkel has products for every manufacturing challenge:

  • Washability and dry cleanability
  • Sterilizable
  • Breathability, soft touch and comfort
  • UV protection
  • Flame retardant
  • Processability
  • Untreated polyolefins
  • Fluorcarbon-treated
  • Food compatibility
  • Skin compatibility
  • Work safety
  • Media resistance

Environmental protection: another Henkel advantage
To comply with sustainable development and responsible care principles, Henkel has developed modern adhesives that take into account resource conservation, recycling, energy consumption, emissions to the atmosphere and to waste-water. Our Liotex product range focuses on solvent-free adhesives, especially reactive polyurethane hotmelts.

Our Brands


Adhesin® Adhesin offers a wide range of water-based adhesives for many applications in the paper and packaging industry. more...

Dorus® Henkel's Dorus® adhesives, sealants and surface treatments offer outstanding solutions for the woodworking and furniture industry. more...

Frekote® Frekote offers a broad range of superior mold release agents designed for virtually all composite and rubber molding operations. more...


Liofol® With Liofol laminating adhesives, substrates of all types can be transformed into high-performance laminates. more...

P3® P3 products enhance manufacturing processes and includes rust preventatives, surface conditioners and cleaners. more...

Purmelt® Purmelt is a reactive, moisture-curing polyurethane hotmelt used in a broad range of industrial sectors, including graphic arts. more...