Aquafinish-158 (Conc) is a new generation hydrophilic macro polysiloxane which gives extra-ordinary smooth surface touch. It can be applied by exhaust as well by padding method. It is suitable for terry towels, knits and woven fabric. Finishing with Aquafinish-158 (Conc) leads to soft and hydrophilic finish.
Aquafinish-158 (Conc) is shear stable and hence suitable in jets, soft flow and garment washing machines.
Suitable for jets, soft flow machines and garment washing machines
Extra-ordinary surface smoothness for all types of fabric
Pale yellow to yellow transluscent pourable viscous liquid
|Ionic nature||Nonionic to weakly cationic
|pH of 1% solution||5 +/- 1
|Miscibility||Miscible with water
|Stability||Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies
Compatible with cationic and nonionic products
Note:- pH of bath should not exceed 6.5 (pH of bath should be
Procedure to prepare 25% Aquafinish-158 (Conc):
Preservation: It is recommended to add 0.1% Bronopol (2-Bromo,2-nitropropane, 1,3-diol) or Methyl Paraben (methyl para hydroxy benzoate) as an antimicrobial agent to avoid fungal / microbial growth.
It is advisable to utilize the diluted product within 2 months. Stir well before use.
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