Careguard-LTH | Oil and Water Repellent
Careguard-LTH is a new generation fluorocarbon based on C6 Chemistry. It can be applied by padding foam and by spray technique. Careguard-LTH gives very high water repellency on synthetics such as Acrylic, Polyester, etc. It passes Bundesmann test.
||Good water repellency after multiple home laundering
|No Roller build-up and no gumming
||Suitable for high speed finishing operations
||No tailing during pad application
||Off white liquid
|pH of 1% solution||5 +/- 1
|Miscibility||Miscible with water
||Compatible with anionic, cationic and nonionic products
||Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies
Pick-up : 65-70%
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.
SUGGESTED RECIPES :
For all substrates
Careguard-LTH : 20-80 g/l
Acetic Acid : 0.5 g/l
IPA : 5 g/l
* Concentration of Careguard-LTH to be taken on the basis of durability requirement.
* For extended durability, addition of Crosslink-SC(Conc) is recommended
Sequence of addition :
Prepare bath with all ingredients including Saralink-ULF, MgCl2 in water containing Acetic acid.
Stir continuously and add Careguard-LTH as the final ingredient.
Avoid high speed and continuous stirring.
Avoid silicone based softeners in the finishing recipe.
Pre trial with Careguard-LTH 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.
The above information is given in good faith and is without warranty