Sunday, March 3, 2019
WASHABILITY OF THE FABRIC
Washability of fabric: this is a very important property of a fabric. This property has a direct and strong relationship with some other fabric properties. This property plays a decisive role in the determination of very important fabric properties which affect the fabric surface, handle, colour fastness, the life of the fabric, touch and feel. Since we know that the fabrics are washed at a regular interval of the time after use, therefore the fabric should always the best possible washability. The ability of a fabric to wash manually or mechanically with water and soap without a change in colour, dimensional stability, touch, feel and the appearance of the fabric is called the washability of the fabric.
It depends upon the yarn quality, type of material used and the quality of dyeing etc.