OrcoBrite WL™ is an organic brightener which makes the colors on wool cleaner and brighter by removing the dulling impurities that naturally exist in wool. OrcoBrite WL™ will not adversely affect wool strength, shade, lightfastness, or wash fastness but actually improves upon it.
|Appearance||White, free-flowing powder|
|Solubility||Soluble in all proportions in water|
OrcoBrite WL™ is a good replacement for hydrosulfite bleaches which often deteriorate wool.
Run woolen piece goods in a bath containing 2% – 4% OrcoBrite WL™ on weight of goods(owg) for 10 minutes.
- 10% owg Glauber’s Salt
- 5% owg Glacial Acetic Acid 56%
Run for 10 minutes and add dyes.
Raise temperature to the boil and run for one hour.
Protect from excessive heat and humidity.