Difference between Dyes and Pigments

Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Dyes and Pigments. Comparison and Differences.

Differences between Dyes and Pigments

S.No. Dyes Pigments
1 Water solubility of dye is approx 70 percent Pigments are 100 percent water insoluble
2 Dye diffusions in the fabric Pigment diffusions on the fabric
3 Dyes have direct affinity to textile material Pigment does not have direct affinity to textile materials
4 No binding agent is required Binding agent is required
5 In dyes, auxochrome groups are present In pigments, auxochrorne groups are absent
6 Most of the dyes are organic Most of dyes are inorganic
7 Costly Cheap


Difference between Pigments vs Dyes

Dyes vs Pigments

Differences between Pigments vs Dyes

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