S.M. Shang, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
This chapter introduces the general printing technology for printing cotton, polyester, nylon, and blend fabrics with respect to dyes (reactive, disperse, acid, etc.) and pigments applications, printing methods (direct, discharge and resist, and heat transfer) and printing machines (roller, heat transfer, flat-screen, rotary-screen and inkjet). The corresponding printing processes and the process controls are discussed in detail.
printing applications of dyes and pigments
printing process control
Textile printing is considered as a controlled process to dye fabric ...