1st Dornbirn-GFC Startup-Days
Permanent coating eliminates the need for chemical binders

12.11.2019 The startup Sonovia Ltd., Ramat Gan/Israel, is developing a breakthrough, single-step, Sono-coating process, utilizing a unique physical phenomena called “Cavitation”, which eliminates the need for any chemical binders, thus greatly reducing the required chemicals in the coating process. The technology is applicable on every fabric.

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Sonovia’s business model is to remain focused on the chemistry R&D, supply, training and support, while the machines will be supplied by the strategic partner Brückner Textile Technologies GmbH & Co. KG, Leonberg/Germany.
Founded in 2015, the startup won the Horizon 2020 grant from European Commission. At the international textile and garment technology exhibition ITMA 2019, held on June 20-26, 2019, in Barcelona/Spain, Sonovia unveiled a pilot machine.
The startup was presented at the 1st Startup-Days of the 58th Dornbirn Global Fiber Congress (Dornbirn GFC) in Dornbirn/Austria from September 11-12, 2019.