HELAFIN-42

Helafin-42 | Anti-Pilling Agent

Product Information

Helafin-42 is a novel finishing agent for Cotton, Polyester and their blends. It improves resistance to pilling, snagging and also reduces the tendency of seam slippage. It also acts as an anti-slipping / anti-pilling agent for fibres to avoid yarn slippage. It also improves the bursting strength of the knitted fabric.
Helafin-42 can be applied by exhaust as well as pad application. It can be applied in combination with water-repellent agents and with resins. Finish obtained with Helafin-42 is resistant to washing and dry cleaning.

Key Features & Benefits
Key Features Benefits
Multifunctional
Anti-pilling, Anti-slip and Anti-snag finish can be developed
Compatible
Can be used with softeners, resins as well as fluorochemicals
Versatile
- Suitable for natural and synthetic fibres and their blends
- Applicable by padding and exhaust method
General Characteristics
Physical appearance
Off-white to creamish liquid
Ionic nature Anionic
pH of 1% solution 7 +/- 1
Miscibility Miscible with water
Stability Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies
Compatibility Compatible with anionic and nonionic products
Application

Padding process

  • Dosage :  20-30 g/l
  • Pick-up : 65-70%
  • Bath pH : 5.0-6.0
  • Drying : 130-160 deg.C

Exhaust process

  • Dosage :  2-3%
  • Bath pH : 5.0-6.0
  • Bath Temp : 30-40 deg.C
  • Time : 20-30 mins.
Note :
  •  To achieve better results at higher revolutions, higher concentration (30-70 gpl) of Helafin-42 is recommended
  • Lab trial is suggested

Precautions

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

Related Products

Product Name Short Description Description
SARAFINISH-SS

Anti-pilling agent

Sarafinish-SS improves resistance to pilling and gives anti-snag finish.