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Homework Help: Flashing Blend Dyes? Plating dyes?

  1. Jun 27, 2008 #1
    A number of physical forms of dyes are marketed, the most important ones being powder, granular, liquid and the special-purpose forms including plating dyes, non-flashing blends, pastes and dispersion. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of these various forms.

    What actually of flashing blend dyes

    What are plating dyes??
    is plating dye the same as pastes?
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  3. Jun 29, 2008 #2


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    Color flashing can occur when two or more individual dyes are used to make up a final color. If the individual colors don't mix or dissolve well in the product (or 'flash' in the product) it is known as color flashing. To avoid this, dyes are first dissolved and then the mixture is dried.
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