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Colback®Nonwovens

High-performance carrier and reinforcement

    OVERVIEW

     Designed for producers of high-end waterproofing and breathable membranes, Colback provides durability, strength and stability.

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    Colback®Technology

    Colback nonwovens are made with bi-component filaments with a polyester core and a specific polymer skin. We tailor the filaments’ polymer skin and core/skin ratio to meet your specific needs.

    Thermal bonding - no chemicals or fillers

    Our bi-component design creates a set of unique properties. Most importantly, there’s no need for chemical bonding, so Colback is free from formaldehyde. Instead, we thermally bond the filaments’ skins, forming countless connections to give the material its unrivalled performance.

    Thermal bonding - no chemicals or fillers
    Inlays

    Inlays

    Colback technology also means we can add ingredients to meet specific demands – for example, glass scrim and fleeces can reinforce a membrane or increase fire resistance.

    Operational efficiency

    Colback nonwovens are uniform and have excellent mass evenness. So, as well as complying with building code requirements, they also make processing easy and improve operational efficiency.

    Operational efficiency
     R&D focused on new and better products

    R&D focused on new and better products

    Working closely with our customers and industry partners, we are constantly developing new variants and applications. Our Development and Application Center in Arnhem (the Netherlands) and development laboratory in Asheville (North Carolina, USA) have the latest high-tech facilities.

    OTHER FEATURES
    • Highly resistant to tearing.
    • High tensile strength per mass unit.
    • High isotropy and dimensional stability.
    • Optional additional ingredients to create specific features.
    • Thermal bonding, eliminating the need for chemicals or fillers.
    • Uniformity, high mass evenness, and open structure, for easy cutting, pleating and molding, and no fraying.
    OTHER VARIANTS
    Polymer combinations: PET/PA, PET/PP, PET/coPET
    Optional reinforcements: glass scrim, glass fleece, glass scrim and glass fleece combined
    Filament Dtex: 15, 10, 7
    Weight range: 30 – 330g/m2
    Standard colors: gray, black, white
    Applications enabled by this product

    Carrier & Reinforcement For Bitumen Waterproofing Membranes

    The unique features of Colback nonwovens ensure excellent performance in manufacturing and end-use.

    Carrier & Reinforcement For Breathable Membranes

    Colback nonwovens produce high performing breathable membranes, and make manufacturing easy and efficient.

    Carrier & Reinforcement For Polymer Waterproofing Membranes

    The unique features of Colback nonwovens ensure high performing membranes and efficient manufacture.

    Functions
    • Inlay.
    • Carrier.
    • Reinforcement.
    SUCCESS STORIES
    Keeping Campus Roofs Cooler, Quieter And Less Corrosive

    Keeping Campus Roofs Cooler, Quieter And Less Corrosive

    Our underlay helped the University of West Oahu extend the life of its zinc roofs, solving the problem of corrosion and high cooling costs.

    22-43°

    Reduced rooftop temperature

    50%

    Less rainfall noise

    Read success story

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