Orco Nap Assistant PD™
Orco Nap Assistant PD™ is a nonionic napping assistant, lubricant, and softener. It is recommended for use on cellulose, synthetics, and fiber blends.
|Chemical Type||Polyglycol – fatty acid acid ester|
|Appearance||White to off-white fluid emulsion|
|Solubility||Miscible in cold water|
|Solids||18% to 20%|
|pH||7.0 to 9.0|
- Improves fiber lubricity and lowers dusting when applied as a topical finish lubricant to fabrics that will be napped or sanded.
- As a softener, can be applied in bath or by pad applications and is compatible with other finishing auxiliaries.
- Acts as an anti-crushing / anti-creasing agent in wet processing because of its lubricating properties making it effective for processing velvets and flocked fabrics.
Jet and Beck Dyeing – as a dyebath lubricant, use 1.0 – 2.0 grams/liter Orco Nap Assistant PD™ to the pre-scour, dyeing, and rinse bath. This is for fabrics in rope form.
Beams – use 1.0 – 2.0% Orco Nap Assistant PD™ on weight of goods as a beam lubricant or napping assistant for both atmospheric and pressure dyeing.
Finishing – use 1.0 – 5.0% Orco Nap Assistant PD™ on the weight of the bath for pad applications. Use 2.0% Orco Nap Assistant PD™ on weight of goods in the final rinse of the dyeing process.