International Journal of Applied Science and Technology

ISSN 2221-0997 (Print), 2221-1004 (Online) 10.30845/ijast

The Evaluation of Dyeing Leather Using Batik Method
W. Pancapalaga, P. Bintoro, Y.B. Pramono, S. Triatmojo

Tanned leather dyeing with Batik Method has been observed with the use of chrome tanned goat leather material. Tanned dyeing generally produces less variable homogenous color without motives. The dyeing with Batik Method has produced various and patterned tanned leathers. Changes in the use of media from textiles to leather on dyeing batik method will cause a lot of problems that must be resolved is the solution. Especially on the stages of the process are: sticking batik wax and dyeing. Two stages are involved. We find that the best wax composition for tanner leather as color barrier for the balance between resina colophonium and animal fat is 2.5 : 10. The use of acid color substance provides the better quality of leather batik than indigozol, napthol and remazol such that it is useful for the dyeing of tanned leather with Batik Method.

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