Mercerizing of cotton fabric || Methods of Mercerizing Process

Mercerizing is done after bleaching operation. Bleaching is enough for prepared the fabrics for dyeing and printing but mercerizing is done for adding some advantage to the fabric. Luster and strength of the fabric increases for mercerizing process. Cotton mercerizing is the most popular operation. Mercerizing of cotton is done in three basic stages of … Read more

Reactive Dyes | Definition-Classification-Properties and Influencing Factors

Dyeing operation is performed by the reaction between fiber and dyes. Some dyes are water soluble and some are water insoluble. Some fiber has affinity to dye; some have no affinity to dyes. So dyeing depends on both fiber and dyes chemical properties. Before dyeing we have to consider this factor. Reactive dyes are the … Read more