Caresoft-XC | Silicone Softener

Product Information

Caresoft-XC is a new generation hydrophilic blocked polysiloxane emulsion. It is suitable for exhaust application as well as pad application for terry towels, cotton knits and woven fabric. Finishing with Caresoft-XC leads to soft, hydrophilic finish which is fast to home laundering. It also leads to improved wicking thereby producing a cooling effect to wearer.

Key Features & Benefits

Key Features
Ideal for terry towels, cotton knits and fabrics where good absorbency is required
Shear stable
Can be used on soft flow machines and garment washing machines
Improves wicking
Can be used for moisture management finish
Improvement in Tearstrength
Can be used in resin finishing
General Characteristics
Physical appearance
Pale yellow to straw white Liquid
Ionic nature Non-ionic
pH of 1% solution 5 +/- 1
Miscibility Miscible with water
Compatible with cationic, anionic and nonionic products
Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies


1. Exhaust application 

0.5 – 2.0% Caresoft-XC

pH 5.5-6.0, Temp.35-40 deg.C, treat for 20-30 mins. 

2. Pad application

5-20 g/l Caresoft-XC 

pH 5-6, pad with 65-70% pick up, dry at 140-150 deg.C.  


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