HELAFIN-42 | Anti-pilling agent

Product Information

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

Key Features & Benefits
Key Features Benefits
Anti-slip and Anti-snag finish
Can be used with softeners, resins as well as fluorochemicals
- Suitable for natural and synthetic fibres and their blends
- Applicable by padding and exhaust method
No entanglement
Keeps the fabric surface free from pills
General Characteristics
Physical appearance
Off white to creamish liquid
Ionic nature Anionic
pH of 1% solution 7 +/- 1
Miscibility Miscible with water
Compatible with anionic and nonionic products
Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies

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 reccomended
  • Lab trial is suggested

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 : 9 months from the date of manufacturing, if stored under controlled conditions.

The above information is given in good faith and is without warranty

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