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Difference between mercerizing and alkali shrinkage
Oct 06, 2018


Cotton products (yarns, fabrics) in tension conditions, with a concentrated caustic soda solution treatment, and then washed under tension caustic soda treatment process.

Alkali shrinkage

Cotton products are treated with a concentrated caustic soda solution in a relaxed state to shrink the yarn or fabric at will and then wash away the caustic soda process, also known as tension-free mercerizing.

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