DAK Introduces Delcron® HydroPur

DAK Introduces Delcron®HydroPur

Combining the benefits of its antimicrobial SteriPur®AM fiber with its moisture-management
Delcron® Hydrotec fiber, U.S.-based DAK Americas LLC has created Delcron HydroPur, a new
antimicrobial, moisture-management staple polyester fiber.“Combining moisture-management and
antimicrobial properties creates endless opportunities to improve the existing products, as well as
to create new and exciting offerings,” said Jim Netzel, marketing director, DAK Fibers.U.S.-based
Milliken & Company’s AlphaSan®, a silver-containing zirconium phosphate-based ion exchange
resin, provides antimicrobial properties to DAK’s Delcron HydroPur.DAK claims both the
antimicrobial and moisture-management properties are durable and will perform safely for the life
of the product.

Summer 2004