There are some finishes used for cotton and other fabric at the finishing stage of it. So it differs on the properties and working procedure. Therefore, some finishing agent need to use for cotton fabric.
Finishes used for cotton
The organic compound and also the non organic compound finishes provide straightforward options of as synthetics. So, advances in anti microorganism mildew resistant and flame resistant treatments have improved the effectiveness of the performances of cotton in varied finish uses. In addition, regular finishes like singeing for smoothness, mercerization for strength, lurtre and affinity for dyes, size and calendaring for lustre, most stiffness body and smoothness. Thereafter, special end like sanforizing for max pre shinking, crease resistant, anti microorganism finishes, mildew and decay treatment.
Reasons of mixing are
– Facilitate process.
– Enhance properties like dimensional stability.
– Supply higher performance.
– Enhance textute, hand or feel appearanceof materials.
– Supply multi color materials.
– Cut back price.