A Laboratory Course in Dyeing 


G.H. Giles

Paperback: 156 pagina's 

Uitgever: The Society of Dyers and Colourists; 3d Ed. (1974)

A small guide intended to act as a guide to instruction in the principles of dyeing for students.


  • Light and colour
  • Absorptiometric colorimetry
  • Colour mixing and colour specification
  • Dyes and dyeing
  • Chemical structure of fibres
  • Chemistry of dyeing
  • Classification of fibres and dyes
  • Introductory notes
  • Preliminary tests of basic factors influencing dyeing
  • Cellulosic fibres
  • Wool
  • Silk
  • Synthetic-polymer fibres
  • Dyeing of fibre mixtures
  • Semi-quantitative measuerments of dyeing properties
  • Stripping dyes from fibres
  • Identification of the class of a colouring matter on a fibre
  • Miscellaneous tests
  • Experiments in absorptiometric colorimetry
  • Measurements of kinetic and thermodynamic parameters of dyeing systems
  • Introductory experiments in trichromatic colorimetry
  • Colour vision testing