1. Product Introduction
CAISON brand 8 series generic water based pigment paste is suitable for screen printing and tinting of non-apparel fabrics of cotton, linen, polyester, acrylic and various blended fabrics (Please check and use our CTH series eco-friendly pigment paste products if directly contacting with skin textile products needed). Also these liquid water based pigment paste can be used for tinting of other water based system materials, such as wood, paper, building coatings, cement, industrial detergents and so on. 8 series generic water based pigment paste is developed for the applications of non-apparel fabrics, including 36 colors in total, and complete chromatogram, covering almost the whole colors space (please check the 8 series color swatch). We can design and prepare the special colors according to the customer’s demand.
2. Product Characteristics
1). Super concentrated pigment paste with high pigment content: strong coloring power, better color showing and economical, is suitable for a variety of water-based paints coloring (including interior and exterior latex paints).
2). Excellent application performance, can be used for coloring a variety of water based systems with higher requirement (high weather resistance, high light fastness, high covering power), such as architectural coatings, industrial coatings, furniture paints and other specialty coatings.
3). This series water based pigment paste is no-resin system pigment paste, can avoid non-compatibility problems happened between resin and resin. It has versatility of water-based systems, can be used for coloring a variety of water based paints, such as water-based decorative paints, latex paints and other coatings with aqueous alkyd、acrylic、polyurethane、 alkyd - acrylic、 epoxy、amino - alkyd、polyester resin and modified resins.
4). Good light fastness and weather resistance, to ensure the best performance of interior paints and etc.
5). Fine and uniform fineness, higher coloring power and complete chromatography.
3. Product Using Instructions
1). Please stir pigment paste before use; If some deposition appears after a long term storage, the products can be used through fully stirring and filtrating;
2). If finding that 8501 black pigment paste reacts with the thickening agent (presented flocculent), recommending to use 8503 Black pigment paste.
3). Red color and brown color would be easily cause discoloration when smaller adding amount, please pay more attention to it when using, and making small sample testing before mass production.
4). Any safe question in using, please refer to corresponding MSDS.
4. Reference formulation in application
|Type||Light color||Medium color||Dark color|
|8 series pigment paste||1%||5%||10%|
|Water based binder||10%～15%||15%～25%||20%～30%|
Process: Pigment printing→ drying(100℃, for 3 minutes) → baking (150℃, for 3 minutes)
The above is general formulation, customer should make appropriate adjustment based on your process.
5. The executive Standards of various performance indicators in the color swatch.
Various performance indicators in above performance table are tested based on the following conditions:
|Printing formulation of cotton textile|
|8 series pigment paste||2%||20%|
|Water based binder||20%||30%|
Process: Pigment printing→ drying (100℃, for 5 minutes) → baking (160℃, for 3 minutes);
Rubbing resistance: GB/T 3920-2008
Soap washing fastness: GB/T 3921-2008
Hot pressing fastness: GB/T 6152-1997
Artificial light fastness: GB/T8427-2008
6. Judged description of various performance index in color swatch
Light fastness: 8 is the highest grade; other fastness: 5 is the highest grade;
(Light fastness and heat resistance of printed fabrics is mainly depended on the nature of the pigments used).
7. Special Notes
1). Testing performance index data results in this specification were tested by our company. Customers may have different technology conditions and testing methods with ours while using our products. So we are not responsible for any loss if you use it directly without testing. We suggest that you must have a test with small amounts of our products before using, whether it can meet your application requirements.
2). For other technical parameters, please contact our technical department;
3). The colors listed in color swatch is conventional products, and we can design different hue color dispersion, also can provide color scheme free;
4). Different ratios of pigment dispersion shown in the latex materials will be different, electronic version color swatch has a certain deviation.
5). This series water based pigment paste has no safe performance data provided (aromatic amines, formaldehyde, heavy metals and etc.)
8. Pigment paste storage condition:
Keep in ventilated and dry places under normal temperature (0℃-40℃), avoid too cold or too hot;
Pressing tightly on cover after using, thus pigment paste can prevent air from forming dry film at the surface or coming into granules;
9. Product warranty time
Refer to batch No. on the outer packing labels;
Warranty time of 8 series generic water based pigment paste is 24 months (fluorescent colors is 12 months) from the produced date;
Please reconfirm product quality if reaching or exceed expiration date;
10. Package and transporting.
Package: 20kg/iron barrel, 36barrels/pallet (net weight is 720Kgs);
5kg/plastic keg, 4kegs/carton, 30cartons/pallet (net weight is 600Kgs);
2kg/plastic pot, 10pots/carton, 30cartons/pallet (net weight is 600Kgs)----No this packing type for fluorescent colors and 8401 White color.
Transporting: according to normal cargo transporting.
If any question or technical service needed, please feel free to contact us any time.