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International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research

Table 5 Experimental conditions and results for the effect of acid cellulase on dark blue INDIGO DYED denim

From: Enzyme washing of indigo and sulphur dyed denim

Concentration (%) Time (minutes) Mechanical agitation (No. of steel balls) K/S value Weight loss (%)
0 0 0 22.32a
0.5 30 5 19.38 2.94
2 30 5 19.17 3.01
0.5 60 5 18.94 3.72
2 60 5 17.91 4.55
0.5 45 0 20.79 3.03
2 45 0 19.39 4.52
0.5 45 10 18.87 5.16
2 45 10 17.75 5.35
1.25 30 0 20.63 3.04
1.25 60 0 20.17 4.75
1.25 30 10 17.78 3.59
1.25 60 10 17.27 5.09
1.25 45 5 18.99 4.44
1.25 45 5 18.38 4.32
1.25 45 5 18.79 4.52
  1. aK/S value of desized denim fabric is 22.32