FSW Blog: The Lab Journal

The History of Topical Treatments for Carpet

June 27th, 2017|Tags: , , |

In 1986, DuPont introduced Stainmaster®, bringing about a revolution in the carpet industr [...]

How to Select and Maintain Felts for Leather Tanning Machines

June 20th, 2017|Tags: , |

One way to use felts is on machines throughout the leather making process. From wet end to [...]

Location Spotlight: Mexico Like You’ve Never Seen it Before

June 13th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Bustling streets, brightly colored houses and taco stands on every corner is just a snapsh [...]

How to: Dye Worn 100% Cotton Denim Jeans

June 6th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Recently, there has been a trend to refurbish/re-style worn apparel such as jeans. Later o [...]

Water Based Resins & Binders For The Coatings Industry

May 30th, 2017|Tags: , |

There are several classes of water based resins and binders and within those classes, a pl [...]

Blame it on the Dyer – Snake Oils

May 23rd, 2017|Tags: , , |

The dyes and chemicals used in a formula to make a shade are critical to the final perform [...]