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Title: Enhancing dark shade pigment dyeing of cotton fabric using plasma treatment
Authors: Kan, CW 
Man, WS 
Keywords: Atmospheric plasma treatment
Dark shade
Pigment dyeing
Cotton fabric
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: MDPIAG
Source: Coatings, 2017, v. 7, no. 7, 104 How to cite?
Journal: Coatings 
Abstract: This study is intended to investigate the effect of atmospheric pressure plasma treatment on dark shade pigment dyeing of cotton fabric. Experimental results reveal that plasma-treated cotton fabric can attain better color yield, levelness, and crocking fastness in dark shade pigment dyeing, compared with normal cotton fabric (not plasma treated). SEM analysis indicates that cracks and grooves were formed on the cotton fiber surface where the pigment and the binder can get deposited and improve the color yield, levelness, and crocking fastness. It was also noticed that pigment was aggregated when deposited on the fiber surface which could affect the final color properties.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/76199
ISSN: 2079-6412
EISSN: 2079-6412
DOI: 10.3390/coatings7070104
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