Aquacell Hydro is a nonionic hydrophilic silicone concentrade for all kind of textile.
This silicone designed with nano emusion technology and imparts a pleasant, soft, supple hand to woven and knitted fabrics as well as to towels. Furthermore finishing with Aquacell Hydro improves the moisture management of the treated textiles. Additionally wash-and-wear properties and the crease recovery angle, sewability and tear strength are increased and abrasion loss is reduced.
Aquacell Hydro is used for hydrophilic treatment of all kinds of fibers and textiles.
It is recommended to dilute the product 1:1 with water in order to obtain a ready-to-use silicone emulsion of 25% solid content.
Aquacell Hydro is suitable for padding and exhaust application under common conditions. It can be used on its own or together with organic fabric softeners, polyethylene waxes and other finishing agents. The individual compatibility should be tested on a case-by-case basis.
For padding it is recommended to use 10 to 30 g/l of the 1:1 diluted Aquacell Hydro
In case of direct use without prior dilution, the bath concentration of Aquacell Hydro should be 5 to 15 g/l.
For exhaust application with a liquor ratio of 1:20, Aquacell Hydro should be applied at 3% by weight of fabric.
The ‘Best use before end’ date of each batch is shown on the product label.
Storage beyond the date specified on the label does not necessarily mean that the product is no longer usable. In this case however, the properties required for the intended use must be checked for quality assurance reasons.