Q & A

Weiner, Don
January 1995
Surface Design Journal;Winter95, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p35
Trade Publication
The article provides an answer to a question on the meaning of dye or color fastness.


Related Articles

  • Dyeing of silk with mixture of natural dyes. Katti, M.R.; Kaur, Ramnik // Colourage;Dec96, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p37 

    Studies the effect of the mixture of natural dyes on the dyeing properties of silk fabrics. Materials; Procedure; Color fastness of mango leaves; Color fastness of dyed fabrics after washing with soap solution; Recommendation.

  • Effect of Modifications on Dyeing Behaviour and Tenacity of Rajshahi Silk Fabric Dyed with Reactive Brown 10 and Direct Orange 31 Dyes. Nayeem Faruqui, A.; Sheikh, R. K. // Research Journal of Textile & Apparel;Aug2011, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p62 

    An improved multivoltine variety of Rajshahi silk fabric is used as material for investigation. This fabric is degummed to remove sericin, as sericin is soluble in hot water and highly responsible for the fading of dyed silk after washing. Rajshahi silk fabric is dyed with Reactive Brown 10 and...

  • Dyeing wool using bio - mordants. I., Jayalakshmi; Amsamani, S. // Colourage;Jul2008, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p102 

    The method of dyeing woollen yarn with Annato and Catechu was standardized by determining the optimum dyeing conditions, namely dye material concentration, dye material extraction time, dyeing time, mordant concentration and mordanting method. The washing, rubbing, light and perspiration...

  • Study of Drameren dyes dyeing of cashmere and cotton in one bath. ZHENG Ai-ping; LI Mei-zhen // Wool Textile Journal;2011, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p13 

    Three dyeing processes are tested for dyeing blened in the proportion of 1: 1 of 16.7 tex x 2 cashmere yarn and 28. 1 tex x 2 cotton yarn in one bath with three primary colors of Drameren yellow CL-2R ,red CL-5B and blue HF-RL separately, which make each shade as close as possible on both...

  • Colour fastness to perspiration. Nimkar, Ullhas M.; Bhajekar, Rahul // Colourage;Aug2007, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p78 

    The article explores the standard methods for testing fastness levels of dyed materials against human perspiration. It details how specimens of the textile in contact with the standard multifiber fabric are immersed in simulated alkaline and acid solution. Any change in color of the specimens...

  • FASTNESS CHRONICLES. Nimkar, Ullhas M.; Bhajekar, Rahul // Colourage;Sep2007, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p86 

    The article reports on the efficacy of a colorfastness to rubbing method in identifying the quality of colored fabric. The standard test method is designed to assist processors in quantifying the amount of color taken from the surface of the colored textile material to other surfaces....

  • Recent advances in grain damage coverage and colour fastness.  // Colourage;Sep2001, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p48 

    An abstract of the article "Recent Advances in Grain Damage Coverage and Colour Fastness," by R. Britten, R.G. Stosic, C.B. Wood and A. Hudson, is presented which describes a method in which artificially damaged leather samples were colored using four combinations of dyes and pigments selected...

  • Special Coloration Techniques. Aspland, J. Richard // Textile Chemist & Colorist;Oct80, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p49 

    The previous papers in this series have covered most of the conventional ways to obtain colored fibers with acceptable colorfastness properties. This paper discusses a number of other coloration methods and techniques by which color chemists and technologists have overcome, or attempted to...

  • Extraction of Natural Dye from Chili (Capsicum Annum) for Textile Coloration. Kulkarni, S. S.; Bodake, U. M.; Pathade, G. R. // Universal Journal of Environmental Research & Technology;Jun2011, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p58 

    The synthetic dyes which are of wide commercial importance cause severe atmospheric and environmental pollution. The present investigation was carried out to extract natural dye from green chili (Capsicum annum).The main coloring component in chili is oleoresin. The dye was extracted using...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics