Superheated Water Extraction (SWE) of natural dyes from plants for dyeing silk fabrics / Ruziyati Tajuddin … [et al.]

Tajuddin, Ruziyati and Tumin, Siti Marsinah and Muda, Kamariah and Abd. Ghani, Suzaini (2010) Superheated Water Extraction (SWE) of natural dyes from plants for dyeing silk fabrics / Ruziyati Tajuddin … [et al.]. Research Reports. Research Management Institute (RMI), Shah Alam. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Most of the natural colourants used for dyeing fabrics were extracted from plants by boiling technique which required long extraction time and plenty of water. In this study, a rapid and eco-friendly extraction method (SWE) using water at different elevated temperatures was introduced to extract natural dyes. The results showed that a more concentrated sample extracts with higher intensity of colour was produced by SWE compared to boiling method. The silk fabrics dyed with sample extracts obtained by SWE at different temperatures gave a variety of colour shades and has a comparable colourfastness on washing and rubbing based on Malaysian Standard Testing Method (MS ISO 105). SWE has a good potential to be introduced to textile dyers as it is rapid, simple, inexpensive to perform and environmental friendly.

Item Type: Monograph (Research Reports)
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Tajuddin, RuziyatiUNSPECIFIED
Tumin, Siti MarsinahUNSPECIFIED
Muda, KamariahUNSPECIFIED
Abd. Ghani, SuzainiUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: T Technology > TP Chemical technology > Textile bleaching, dyeing, printing, etc.
T Technology > TP Chemical technology > Reactive dyes
Divisions: Research Management Institute (RMI)
Item ID: 24842
Uncontrolled Keywords: fabrics; natural dyes from plants
Last Modified: 16 Jul 2019 04:54
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitalan 5
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/24842

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