FSW Blog: The Lab Journal

Technical and Theoretical Considerations of Dark Colors

August 8th, 2017|Tags: , |

Prototypical color communication requires a light source, an object, and an observer. The [...]

What Is Migration Of Color And Why Should It Be Minimized

July 25th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Dye migration refers to the replacement of a compound within the material or from one mate [...]

FD&C Dyes: What are They?

July 11th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Have you ever thought about the color that is in your food, soft drinks, cosmetics, and me [...]

What Type of Finish Does Your Fabric Need?

July 4th, 2017|Tags: , |

In textiles, there are many different finishes that can be applied to promote the performa [...]

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 [...]