Chemical Finishing of Textiles
- W D Schindler, University of Applied Sciences Hof, Germany
- P J Hauser, NCSU, USA
After an introductory chapter covering the importance of chemical finishing, the following chapters focus on particular finishing techniques, from softening, easy-care and permanent press, non-slip and soil-release, to flame-retardant, antistatic and antimicrobial. Within each chapter, sections include an introduction, mechanisms, chemistries, applications, evaluations and troubleshooting. The book concludes with a chapter on the future trends in chemical finishing.
Chemical finishing of textiles is an essential reference for all academic and industrial textile chemists and for those studying textile education programmes.
All academic and industrial textile chemists and those studying textile education programs
- Published: August 2004
- Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-85573-905-5
â¦provides an excellent introduction to the chemical finishing of textiles with useful practical information from the authors., International Dyer
â¦compact and very readable., International Dyer