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Specifies a method for determining the resistance of the colour of natural cellulose textiles to the action of severe bleaching with sodium chlorite as ordinarily employed in textile processing. A specimen in contact with one or two specified adjacent fabrics is treated in a sodium chlorite solution, rinsed and dried. The change in colour of the specimen and the staining of the adjacent fabric(s) are assessed with the grey scale.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1993-09
Edition : 2Number of pages : 2
Technical Committee:Tests for coloured textiles and colorants
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