Polyamides and Intermediates

Ultramid® B24 N (PA 6)

For high performance textiles: Ultramid® B24 N (PA 6) N-polymers


Low viscosity Ultramid® B24 N-polymers (Polyamide 6) are perfect for textile fibers. The advantages of polyamide fibers like strength and durability are combined with the wearing comfort and lightness of apparel. This allows superior quality textiles for premium class hosiery and swimwear and also for high-tech outdoor garments.

Properties at a glance

  • Huge versatility in processing
  • High speed production
  • Outstanding spinning yield


N-type polyamide 6 for the production of bright textile fibers

The outstanding properties of the BASF N-polymer generation afford advantages to the whole textile value chain:
✓ Spinners benefit from highest yarn qualities at economical yields even under challenging conditions like high processing speeds and fine deniers
✓ Warp knitters, weavers and circular knitters appreciate the high yarn tenacity, uniformity and trouble-free processing properties of Ultramid based yarns
✓ Dyers and finishers are pleased by the homogenous and brilliant dye shades achieved with Ultramid-based fabrics
✓ Consumers love the high quality combined with fashionable look and natural feel of these garments