At Sioen Fabrics Coating (Belgium) and Siofab (Portugal), we produce breathable technical textiles. The coating technique used is transfer coating. The coating paste (PU, silicone,...) is applied to the fabric via a paper carrier. Applications are e.g.: protective clothing, shoe protectors, mattress protectors, airbags, furniture, tents and outdoor applications.
Although every fabric has its specific specs, transfer coated fabrics all have main characteristics such as: