Process control in printing of textiles

Songmin Shang

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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.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProcess Control in Textile Manufacturing
PublisherElsevier Ltd.
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9780857090270
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2012


  • Printing applications of dyes and pigments
  • Printing machines
  • Printing methods
  • Printing process control

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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