CARESOFT-1000 | Concentrated, self-dispersible non-hydrophobic softener

Product Information

Caresoft-1000 is a self dispersible non-hydrophobic silicone softener. It imparts very good softeness on cotton, polyester and blends. It is applicable on woven, non-woven and knit fabrics. Caresoft-1000 imparts surface smoothness on the treated fabrics. Caresoft-1000 is applicable by exhaust and padding technique.

Key Features & Benefits
Key Features Benefits
Shear stable

Can be used on soft flow machines and garment washing machines

High concentration

Supersoft Effect

Cost effective

General Characteristics  

Physical appearance

Colourless viscous liquid to Gel

Ionic nature Non ionic
pH of 1% solution 4 +/- 1
Miscibility Miscible with water
Compatible with anionic, cationic and non ionic products
Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies


Padding Process Exhaust Process
*Dosage : 20-60 g/l
*Dosage     : 2-4%
Pick-up  : 65-70%
Bath pH      : 5.0-6.0
Bath pH : 5.0-6.0
Bath Temp : 30-40 deg.C
Drying    : 140-160 deg.C
Time           : 15-20 min

* Dosages are based on 20% dilution of Caresoft-1000

Instructions for Dilution

Procedure to prepare 20% micro emulsion of Caresoft-1000

- Take 33 parts of Caresoft-1000

- To this, add 0.15 part of Acetic acid and mix it uniformly.

- Add 67 parts of DM water gradually and continue stirring for 30 min. to obtain homogenous product.


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