Coatings

The product groups below each offer a set of solutions for different challenges and price points. Whitford's products are globally specified and available in a range of colors and finishes.

Our coatings adhere to regulatory standards, such as UL® listings, NSF approvals, FDA, REACH and other worldwide regulatory compliance.

Additional Whitford Coatings

BLISTERGUARD®

Finished yarns specifically treated to improve the comfort of the garments into which they are knit or woven. Available in various natural and synthetic fibers as filament and spun yarns. Blisterguard® yarns make garments easier to put on, remove and also relieve chaffing and blistering where repeated rubbing occurs, such as athletic and compression socks, sports bras, or other tight-fitting apparel. Contact Whitford for more information.

ETERNITEX®

Customized finishes, treatments, and coatings for knit or woven fabrics, rope/cord braids or fibers, netting, nonwovens, and other textiles. EterniTex® products are custom-designed for specific applications to improve performance and/or longevity. Contact Whitford for more information.

EXCALIBUR®

Externally reinforced with a proprietary stainless-steel alloy for long-lasting durability. Designed as a system, Excalibur forms a matrix of stainless steel which is welded to the substrate being coated, becoming a part of it. Infused with premium nonstick coatings the Excalibur system has the toughness of stainless steel coupled with exceptional nonstick/release properties. Contact Whitford for more information.

FRICTION FREE TECHNOLOGY®

A low-friction ‘saturant’, increasing the value of and adding significant comfort to various types of textiles. Friction Free Fibers are designed for use with low-friction apparel, such as athletic socks for sports activities. Contact Whitford for more information.

HALO®

A nonstick coating that spreads heat evenly across a cooking surface – eliminating hot spots which occur when areas of a pan heat unevenly. Halo is designed to help cook food more evenly, faster and with less wasted energy. Contact Whitford for more information.

MATRIX®

A high-performance sol-gel coating specifically developed for intensive bakeware food production. The Matrix coating systems combine mineral reinforced components and Silica chemistry, keeping its nonstick quality and surface hardness without changing its features when used at varying temperatures. Contact Whitford for more information.

TETRAN®

A rice-cooker coating primarily designed to improved release, extending the life-cycle of rice-cooker, with a smooth, higher-gloss surface to reduce staining. Contact Whitford for more information.

XYLAC®

A premium-quality, decorative silicone-polyester exterior coating. Stain- and UV-resistant, with a high gloss and resistance to high temperatures. Available in a wide range of colors – an attractive and functional choice for domestic cookware and bakeware exteriors. Applications also include personal-care products and appliance exteriors. Xylac for Coil: Available in a range of both high- and lower-temperatures, in a wide range of colors offering high gloss and metallic effects. Contact Whitford for more information.

XYLAMED®

Coatings for medical devices offering lubricity and heat resistance, insulation, biocompatibility, color-coding, and resistance to sterilization. XylaMed is designed for applications such as guide wires, electrosurgical tools, hypotubes, mandrels, needles, cannulae, scalpels, surgical instruments, endoscopic blades, and stents. Contact Whitford for more information.

XYLAR®

Inorganic coating materials capable of operating at extremely high temperatures – stable to 1200°F/650°C. As a base or primer coat, salt-spray resistance is greatly improved. Xylar® is frequently chosen for parts used in jet engines or high-temperature exhaust systems. Contact Whitford for more information.