Protective and sustainable functional textiles with ECOPERL

Fluorine-free hydrophobic treatment of textiles is a key issue not only in the field of outdoor and sportswear articles, but also for home textiles and accessories like yarns, ropes and zippers. The focus of the end customer is no longer only functionality, but also environmental compatibility. The ECOPERL range provides highly effective, fluorine-free (zeroF) products for the ecological production of water and stain repellent textiles.

ECOPERL products are bluesign® approved, ZDHC gateway listed and suitable for reaching OEKO-TEX® STANDARD 100 and GOTS.

Selected ECOPERL products are furthermore qualified for achieving the Cradle to Cradle® Certified Product Standard on finished textiles.


ECOPERL benefits at a glance

  • Excellent water repellence
  • Very good wash durability
  • High abrasion resistance
  • Excellently suited for synthetic and natural fibres and their blends
  • Fluorine-free
  • APEO-free
  • Inherently biodegradable
  • Contain biobased components



More about fluorine-free hydrophobic systems:



Fluorocarbon chemistry at CHT Group


Would you like more information? We are happy to help.


We also offer products for the fluorine-free water-repellent treatment in the fields of Jeans and Garment as well as of Textile Care.



Sector German title English title Type Date Language
Textile Auxiliary SolutionsECOPERL & TUBIGUARD | Hilfsmittel für FunktionstextilienECOPERL & TUBIGUARD | Auxiliaries for Functional TextilesePaper06.03.2024
Textile Auxiliary SolutionsECOPERL | Fluorfreie HydrophobierungECOPERL | Fluorine free water repellencyTechnical information15.04.2024
Textile Auxiliary SolutionsECOPERL YWR | Nachhaltiger Wasser-StoppECOPERL YWR | Sustainable Water BarrierBrochure18.01.2021