PHARAGENT 100 is a liquid, easy to use soda ash replacement for raising the pH of a dye bath for several reasons. It will help direct dyes exhaust onto the fabric by raising the pH slightly (7.5 -8.0). Use recommendation is .1 – .5 depending on the type of equipment and pH of the water.
PHARAGENT 100 is also used to raise the pH in dyeing reactive dyes and basic dyes to activate the dye molecule.
PHARAGENT 100 will act to raise the pH between 8.5 and 10.5 so that the pH of the dye bath remains stable during the entire dyeing procedure.
Appearance: Clear liquid
Specific Gravity: 1.51
pH (2% solution): 12.55
Freezing Point: Store above 40oF