Chemicals play an important role in textile industry. Using chemicals is an important aspect of dying clothes, as it can make color brighter. Chemicals also make fade out the color from the fabric. So, when you see a fabric with enchanting color you should know it all about the game of chemical. The fabric has a wide use ranging from clothes to home décor. And in every step people look for different color to add hue to their lives. The article is going to reflect on Textile Chemicals.
Different Types of Chemicals
Enzyme Textile industries use enzyme for hydrolysis the cellulose. It works on the yarn portion by hydrolyzing the inner part of the fabric. Enzyme helps to create a faded effect on the fabric.
Detergent Textile industry uses detergent to treat the fibers. It has a wide use in pre and post treatment. Apart from that detergent has a common usage and that is to clear impurities from the fabric.
Acetic Acid Acetic acid helps in neutralization to reduce the alkali.
Antistain Staining is an issue that textile industry deals with; and the solution is Antistain. Using the chemical prevents staining and also improves the brightness of the fabric.
Bleaching Powder It is an oxidizing agent and that is the reason the textile experts use this to get different shade of same color.
Sodium Hyposulphite While bleaching helps is getting shades, it is also harsh for fabric. This chemical helps to neutralize chlorine bleach.
Caustic Soda It is also used to bring a faded effect on the fabric especially it gives a vintage look to the fabric.
Soda Ash Textile industry uses the chemical to create an alkaline medium that breaks down the pigment. To get a uniform bleaching soda ash is necessary to fix the color of the fabric.
Sodium Bicarbonate The chemical is used mostly to bring denim like shade. The chemical makes the process easier and that reduce cost of production.
Potassium Permanganate To get an acid wash on the fabric Potassium Permanganate is used. It gives whitish effect on the garment.
Flax Softener Textile industry use the softener to bring soft effect on the cloth as the chemical has lubricant property.
Micro Emulsion Silicon It is essential to make the fabric durable with ample softness. To bring that Amino Silicon is widely used by the textile industry. It increases the resistance so it is easy to cut and sew the fabric.
Sodium Chloride It helps to exhaust dye of the fabric.
Buffer While the textile maker is using so many of chemicals on the fabric it is also vital to maintain the pH. Buffer helps to maintain the pH balance.
Hydrogen Peroxide It helps in bleach wash in the alkaline medium. It helps to give a fading effect on the fabric. It also helps in neutralization in the alkaline medium.
Stabilizer Stabilizer protects the hydrogen peroxide so that it can work on fabric.
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