Careguard-6(HF) is a new generation fluorocarbon for a wide range of applications. Careguard-6(HF) is a fluorocarbon based on C6 Chemistry. It confers durable water and oil repellency effects on polyester, cotton,nylon, wool fibres and their blends. It does not affect original hand of fabric. It can be applied by padding, foam and by spray technique.
|Durable||Good water/oil repellency after home laundering|
|Feel||Finish preserves the natural hand|
|Ecofriendly||PFOA below detectable limit|
|Physical appearance||White to Creamish liquid|
|Ionic nature||Nonionic to weakly cationic|
|pH of 1% solution||6 +/- 1|
|Miscibility||Miscible with water|
|Stability||Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies.|
|Compatibility||Compatible with cationic and nonionic products|
|Bath pH||4.0 - 4.5|
|Drying||100 - 120 deg.C|
|Curing||150 deg.C,5 min. OR 160 deg.C,3 min. OR
170 deg.C, 1 min.
|Acetic Acid||0.5 g/l|
* Concentration of Careguard-6(HF) to be taken on the basis of durability requirement.
Sequence of addition :
- Avoid high speed and continuous stirring.
- Avoid silicone based softeners in the finishing recipe.
- Pre trial with Careguard-6(HF) is recommended with coating chemicals.
|Storage||Store in cool, ventilated shed away from heat and direct sunlight.Storage temperature should not exceed 35 deg C.Close lids firmly to avoid contact with air and moisture.|
|Shelf Life||8 months from the date of manufacturing, if stored under controlled conditions.|