Applying SILVADUR™ Antimicrobial Technology

Application Methods & Instructions

How SILVADUR™ 930 FLEX and SILVADUR™ 960 FLEX are applied through exhausting and padding.


EXHAUSTING

SILVADUR™ 930 Flex

SILVADUR™ 930 Flex can be exhaust applied using most industry standard equipment. It is highly recommended that SILVADUR™ is applied as the final step in the textile finishing process. Complete rinsing and neutralization of fabric prior to the addition of SILVADUR™ is required in order to achieve the highest wash durability performance.

Application levels: Apply SILVADUR™ 930 Flex at levels between 1% and 5% based on the weight of the goods. This will provide silver loading levels between 10 and 50 ppm.


PADDING

SILVADUR™ 930 Flex

SILVADUR™ 930 Flex can be pad applied using most industry standard conditions and in combination with multiple other textile additives, including, but not limited to, optical brighteners, softeners and wicking agents. If co-application of SILVADUR™ with auxiliary functional agents is required, compatibility of the pad application solution should be determined in the laboratory prior to production trial. It is highly recommended that SILVADUR™ be applied as the final step in the textile finishing process. Complete rinsing and neutralization of fabric prior to the addition of SILVADUR™ is required in order to achieve the highest wash durability.

Application levels: Apply SILVADUR™ 930 Flex at levels between 1% and 5% based on the weight of the goods. This will provide silver