Carboxymethyl Tamarind Powder

Our derivative product from Carboxymethyl Tamarind Powder is modified and made suitable for textile printing with disperses dyes on polyester & polyester blended fabric and also as sizing agents for spun yarns.

Paste Preparation

Take 8% (i.e, 8 kgs of powder with 92 kgs of cold water) of natural binder for preparation of paste and add slowly under vigorous stirring using high speed stirrer in to cold water for 30 to 40 minutes. Care should be taken to avoid formation of lumps. For complete swelling of gum particles keep stock paste for about 2 - 4 hours.

Specifications

  • Colour : Yellow is Powder
  • pH : 9 - 11
  • Moisture : 10% max
  • Ash content : 20% max
  • Viscosity of 8% Paste : 26000 - 32000 cps (Spindle No. 6, 20 RPM by Brook field Viscometer Model RVT) at 25oc
  • Hydration Time : 2 – 4 hours after 30 minutes of high speed stirring
  • Stability : 5 - 7 days under normal conditions

Characteristics

  • Sharp and Level Prints
  • Choking Free Screens
  • Good Color Value
  • High Viscosity
  • Good wash off properties
  • Economical and high color yield in printing