FSW Blog: The Lab Journal

Color for Carpet

January 22nd, 2021|Tags: , , , , |

Most carpets that are made in the United States, are tufted. In the tufting process, hundr [...]

Plastics Grade Pigments with Improved Dispersibility

January 8th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , |

Dispersion of pigments is a mechanical and chemical process by which we achieve improved p [...]

The Importance of Strong Business Relationships During Social Distancing Conditions

December 11th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

The global pandemic of COVID-19 has disrupted all our lives this year.  Businesses of all [...]

Everything Calcium Chloride: A Natural Wonder

November 27th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

Calcium chloride (CaCl2) is one of nature’s uncommon wonders. It’s a specialty salt with u [...]

How Do We See Color and Do We All See Color The Same Way?

November 13th, 2020|Tags: , |

How we see color is a complex scientific process. The idea that we could possibly see colo [...]

The Benefits of Using a Sequestrant in Preparation and Dyeing Fiber Reactive Dyes

October 30th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Calcium, magnesium and heavy metal ions can be found in hard water, peroxide stabilizers, [...]