Applications & Remarks
Rockapon QW 50% is an odorless (faintly aromatic odors) and low foaming mercerizing and caustic wetting agent which can be used in mercerizing lies of up to 32 Be’.
Rockapon QW 50% is an effective wetting agent in caustic soda from 25-30 Be’. Thus if possible, a caustic soda concentration should not be exceeded from Be’=32. Due to the excellent wetting properties of Rockapon QW 50% on yarns and piece goods, a rapid penetration of the mercerizing lye is achieved, often previous scouring or kier-boiling unnecessary.
This product has following advantages: reduced wear on the goods, improved feel, saving of working time and steam, reduction of scouring losses.
Containers should be well sealed to prevent water evaporation and skin forming. The product must be stored between 5-25°C. Freezing and direct sun.
Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for this product prior to use.