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Textile Auxiliaries

Teachers in charge

izv. prof. dr. sc. Anita Tarbuk


doc. dr. sc. Lea Botteri

Course code


Study, Module

Textile Technology and Engineering - graduate, Module Textile Chemistry, Materials and Ecology

Course summary

3 (2+1+0)



Knowledge verification

preliminary exam, writing exam, oral exam

Precondition for testing

Finishing laboratory practice

Lecture type

lectures, practice

Exercise type

laboratory practice

Subject content

Textile Auxiliaries are chemicals or formulated chemical products which enables a processing operation in preparation, dyeing, printing or finishing to be carried out more effectively, or which is essential if a given effect is to be obtained. A wide variety of compounds used in textile finishing will be studied through their properties and chemistry of the action. The research of web for new eco-friendly chemicals and economical process is included to gain knowledge about the development of new compounds in accordance with increasingly stringent environmental requirements.

Literature necessary for course

Tyrone L.Vigo, Textile Processing and Properties, Elsevier, NY, 1994. Derek Heywood, Textile Finishing, SDC, Bradford (UK) 2003. John Shore, Colorants and Auxiliaries, Vol. 2, Auxiliaries, SDC, 1990

Supplement literature

The paperd recently published in chemical and textile journals

Textile Auxiliaries

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