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Mallow Gold Extract

Mallow Gold Extract

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Botanical Name - Punica-Granatum
Common Name - Pomegranate Peel
Other Name - Grenade Écorce
Part Used - Fruit-Grind
Uses - Textile Dye, Natural Mordant And Ayurveda

The rind of pomegranate is a rich source of tannin, about 20% with pelletierine . The main coloring agent in the pomegranate peel is granatonine (23%) which is present in the alkaloid form N-methyl granatonine, This compound gives colour to the dye. This colour is simply extracted by boiling the pomegranate rind into water. The extracted dye is easily soluble in water and gives variety of shades from light yellow to dark color when combined with different organic mordents & change in pH.

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How to use

(A)Wet the fabric with wetting agent/soapnut(Reetha) or normal wash with water at 50 degree for 20 mins.

(B) Pre Mordant :-

Pre-treat the material with alum 6% of fabric weight at 85°C for 60 mins.

(C) Dyeing :-

Add the required amount of dye to the dye bath. PH of dye bath needs to be maintained at pH 5. If it is higher than pH, 5 add vinegar, if below pH 5, use lime or soda ash. Stir well to dissolve the dye. Add fabric to the dye bath and maintain at 95°C for 60-80 mins. We check all our natural dyes at 5% of fabric weight; you can amend the percentage as per lighter or darker shade required.

(D) Post Treatment :-

Conduct soaping of the dyed material with non-ionic detergent (0.5gpl) or ezee soap at 50°C for 30 mins.

(E)Then conduct cold wash of the material at 50°C for 20 mins or more time.

Natural Dyes Extract Discovery pack (50gms of each of all natural dyes extract powder)

This Pack includes 15 Different Natural Dyes Colours with Auxiliaries.

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Swatch Card - 35 Handmade organic cotton samples - Size 15 cm x 12 cm - Undyed/ Greige/ White

Variety of 35 swatches to help you understand the quality of fabrics.

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