Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9838

n The removal of unabsorbed disperse dye from the surface of polyester at the end of the dyeing or printing process by treatment in a sodium hydroxide/sodium hydrosulfite bath. A surface-active agent may be employed in the process.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA