When It’s Finished, It’s Finished

By |January 21st, 2019|Blog|

The terms coating, finish, paint, and stain cover a wid [...]

Evolution of the T-Cat Tannery Automation System

By |December 20th, 2018|Blog|

In 1984, Tanmach (part of the First Source Worldwide fa [...]

The Quality Control Apprentice

By |September 10th, 2018|Blog|

I have begun my 12th year here working at First Source [...]

A Brief History of Synthetic Dyes

By |July 16th, 2018|Blog|

In 1856, teenager William Perkin accidentally discovere [...]

A Brief History of Natural Dyes

By |November 14th, 2017|Blog|

There are two types of dyes. Natural, those that come f [...]

Three Types of Dyes for Dyeing Cellulosic Fibers

By |October 24th, 2017|Blog|

In this month’s blog, I will be discussing three differ [...]

Trichromatic Color System For Dying Leather

By |September 19th, 2017|Blog|

Color matching was quite an art 50 years ago in any ind [...]

What Is Migration Of Color And Why Should It Be Minimized

By |July 25th, 2017|Blog|

Dye migration refers to the replacement of a compound w [...]

FD&C Dyes: What are They?

By |July 11th, 2017|Blog|

Have you ever thought about the color that is in your f [...]

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

By |June 13th, 2017|Blog|

Bustling streets, brightly colored houses and taco stan [...]