Jacquard Sodium Alginate SH - Dye Thickener - For Natural Fabrics - Choose Size
Jacquard Sodium Alginate SH for Natural Fabrics
Expand the use of fabric dyes with Sodium Alginate!
Suitable for Natural Fabrics, mixing this with Urea along with your dyes allows you to screen print with them!
Sodium Alginate SH is a seaweed derivative that is used to thicken dyes for painting, stamping or screen printing.
For thicker fabrics, use a thinner consistency of liquid dye solution to ensure dye penetration.
2 oz/56.70 g (CHM1001)
8 oz/0.23 kg (CHM2001)
1 lb/0.45 kg (CHM3001)
Mix 1 qt /0.95 L water with ¼ cup/57 g Urea.
Then, add 2 teaspoons/10 g Sodium Alginate SH for hand painting or 4 teaspoons/20 g Sodium Alginate SH for screen printing.
Slowly sprinkle Sodium Alginate SH over water/Urea mix, stirring constantly for 10 minutes, or mix in a blender until smooth.
Let stand for 1 hour, then stir again.
Solution may be stored in refrigerator for many months.