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Table 3 Pilling ratings of Mega-PK- and Mega-L-treated cotton samples

From: Effects of biopolishing on the quality of cotton fabrics using acid and neutral cellulases

Sample no. Concentration (%) Temperature (°C) Time (min) Pilling ratings
Mega PK Mega L
125 cycles 500 cycles 2000 cycles 125 cycles 500 cycles 2000 cycles
Bleached 4 3–4 3 4 3–4 3
1 0.5 45 40 4–5 4 3–4 4–5 4 3–4
2 0.5 55 40 5 4–5 4 4–5 4 3–4
3 0.5 65 40 5 4–5 4 5 4 4
4 0.5 45 50 5 4–5 4 5 4 4
5 0.5 55 50 5 4–5 4–5 5 4–5 4–5
6 0.5 65 50 5 4–5 4 5 4 4
7 0.5 45 60 5 4–5 4 5 4 4
8 0.5 55 60 5 5 4–5 5 4–5 4–5
9 0.5 65 60 5 4–5 4 5 4 4
10 1 45 40 5 4–5 4 5 4 4
11 1 55 40 5 5 5 5 4–5 4
12 1 65 40 5 4–5 4 5 4–5 4
13 1 45 50 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
14 1 55 50 5 5 5 5 5 4–5
15 1 65 50 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
16 1 45 60 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
17 1 55 60 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
18 1 65 60 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
19 1.5 45 40 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
20 1.5 55 40 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
21 1.5 65 40 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
22 1.5 45 50 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
23 1.5 55 50 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
24 1.5 65 50 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
25 1.5 45 60 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
26 1.5 55 60 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
27 1.5 65 60 5 5 5 5 4–5 4–5
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