Baroda, India, November 2, 2022: Huntsman Textile Effects, a global leader in innovative and environmentally sustainable dyes, chemicals and digital inks, has won the coveted ICC Award for Excellence in Process Design and Engineering for 2021. Presented by the Indian Chemical Council (ICC), the award recognizes the state-of-the-art process engineering solutions created and deployed at Huntsman’s manufacturing site in Baroda.
Representing all sectors of the chemical industry since 1938, the ICC is a leading national body and the organizer of India’s foremost chemicals industry awards. It honoured Huntsman Textile Effects this year for its success in optimizing and automating its production systems.
“It is an honour to be recognized by the Indian Chemical Council for our efforts and commitment to process engineering,” said Kavishwar Kalambe, Site Director, Baroda Plant, Huntsman Textile Effects. “We are on a mission to continuously improve production efficiency and reduce water and energy usage at the Baroda site. This award is a great encouragement to us all and reflects our strong teamwork and culture of excellence.”
Huntsman Textile Effects is committed to continuing to advance the textile and apparel industry in India and around the world with technologies and solutions that enhance the economic and environmental sustainability of mills, brands and retailers. Its world-class global dyes and chemicals manufacturing unit in Baroda, Gujarat, is spread across 62 acres and offers direct and indirect employment to over 800 people.
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals with 2020 revenues of approximately $6 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets. We operate more than 70 manufacturing, R&D and operations facilities in approximately 30 countries and employ approximately 9,000 associates within our four distinct business divisions. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company’s website at www.huntsman.com
About Huntsman Textile Effects:
Huntsman Textile Effects is the leading global provider of high-quality dyes, chemicals and digital inks to the textile related industries. With operations in more than 90 countries and six primary manufacturing facilities in six countries (China, Germany, India, Indonesia, Mexico and Thailand), Huntsman Textile Effects is uniquely positioned to provide prompt and expert technical services wherever our customers are based. Sustainability, innovation and collaboration are at the heart of what we do. We use cutting edge technology to develop solutions and create innovative products with intelligent effects such as durable water repellents, color fastness, sun protection or state-of-the-dyes which reduce water and energy consumption. For more information about Huntsman Textile Effects, please visit: www.huntsman.com/textile_effects