ADVALON® EL 39 is a self-crosslinking one component finish which imparts a pleasant, soft, supple hand to woven and knitted fabrics of all kinds in combination with pronounced shape-stabilizing properties.

Most importantly, ADVALON® EL 39 conveys extraordinary elasticity, resilience and stretch characteristics to cotton knitwear.

Specific features of ADVALON® EL 39

  • Dilutable with water
  • Emulsions
  • Low viscosity
  • Self-crosslinking

ADVALON® EL 39 is suitable for padding and exhaust application under common conditions. It can be used on its own or together with organic fabric softeners, polyethylene waxes and other finishing agents. The individual compatibility should be tested on a case-by-case basis.

To impart a silky soft, full and elastic hand to all kinds of woven and knitted goods, ADVALON® EL 39 should be applied by padding at bath concentrations around 30 g/l. Liquor pickup 70 – 80 %. High shear forces should be avoided at all times during application of the product. The silicone finish will cure quickly if the fabric is heat dried. Stenter curing at 150 °C for 3 minutes is recommended.

It is advised to clean the production equipment after use immediately with warm water and remove all emulsion residues.


  • 0,5 kg bottle
  • 145 kg drum
  • 950 kg IBC


Minimum temperature allowed during storage and transportation: 0 °C

Do not allow this material to freeze.

The 'Best use before end' date of each batch is shown on the product label.

Storage beyond the date specified on the label does not necessarily mean that the product is no longer usable. In this case however, the properties required for the intended use must be checked for quality assurance reasons.

Sales and support

Wacker Chemical Corporation
3301 Sutton Road
Adrian, MI 49221-9397
United States
+1  888  922-5374 (Phone)

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