Categories
  N. American International
Phone 800-441-9665 +1 502.352.9800
MON - FRI 10 - 6 EST 15.00 - 23.00 GMT
SAT 10 - 3 EST 15.00 - 20.00 GMT
Email Us! Info@Woolery.com

Alum

+ -

Alum_Potassium_aluminum_sulphate

SKU: D-1000

Description:

Potassium aluminum sulphate, 1.0 lb.
Price:
$6.25

Typically Ships within 1-3 Days

+ -

Product Details:

Alum is the most common mordant. If you are not sure what you want to do, mordant with alum, and use the others as additives. Alum does not effect color. It is usually used with cream of tartar, which helps evenness and brightens slightly. Three ounces of alum and one of cream of tartar is a good start; if you have heavy wool, use four ounces of alum. Too much alum makes wool sticky. Alum mordanted wool stores well, wet or dry.

Description:

  • Alternative Names: Potassium Aluminum Sulphate
  • Function: Mordant for Protein Fibers
  • Typical Use Rate: 3 - 4oz per pound of fiber
  • Package Size: 1.0 lb.

Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

The Woolery