Zelan™ R3 Renewably sourced, non-fluorinated, DWR
Chemours Zelan™ R3 is a durable water repellent treatment for fabrics and textiles. It is manufactured with renewably sourced, plant-based, non-fluorinated raw materials.
Excellent water repellency on natural fibers, synthetic blends, and synthetic fibers, providing protection to rain and water-based stains
High durability to home laundering and dry cleaning, allowing for extended water repellent protection after multiple washes
Breathability of fabrics will be maintained, making them comfortable to wear
Good runnability, allowing for uninterrupted production process
Zelan™ R3, is bluesign® approved, meeting the strict ecological and toxicological requirements of the bluesign® criteria.
Zelan™ R3 is an approved input finishing chemical for application in the processing of GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certified textile products, assessed by IMOswiss AG, a GOTS Approved Certifier.
Compatible with commonly used finishing auxiliaries, including wetting agents and extenders
~60% renewable content (ASTM D6866-12) and recognized as a USDA certified Biobased product
Non-genetically modified organisms (GMO), non-food source feedstock
Not made with alkyl phenol ethoxylates (APEO)
Can be branded Teflon EcoElite™ once performance criteria are met
Learn more about Teflon EcoElite™ renewably sourced water repellent.