FABRICS FAQ : textile glossary


Fabric Finish Related Terms begin with 'H'

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high energy dyed polyester

When a polyester fiber is heated at a high temperature it forces the molecule to open and encapsulate the dye stuff. This process enables the dye to have high color fastness and be resistant to many chemicals such as sodium hypochlorite (bleach).
CATEGORY : Fiber, Finish
SOURCE :     Brentano, Inc.