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VAT

abbreviation for VALUE ADDED TAX.
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Request for quotations : vat dyes for dyeing linen and cotton yarn broken down by 20 lots
Keeping in mind the dearth of information on Allium sativum peroxidase, its use in industrial wastewater treatment, and the significance of plant peroxidases, the present study has been undertaken to investigate the decolourization potential of the Allium sativum peroxidase for Vat dyes.
6.2.3.1 Better Fastness Properties Over Other Dye Type are Likely to Boost the Demand for VAT Dyes
Some fungal pigments have been shown to be anthraquinone derivatives, resembling the important group of vat dyes. Fungi therefore have potential as agents for the direct production of textile dyes or dye intermediates replacing chemical synthesis which has inherent waste disposal problems.
Amides, for instance, can affect chlorine- or bromine-containing pigments, while anhydrides can adversely affect metal salts of vat dyes.
THE EUROPEAN Commission has proposed opening zero-duty import quotas for seven vat dyes. Assuming the EU Council of Ministers agrees, three-year 2006-8 duty free quotas, unlimited in scope, will be opened for Dye C.I.
Topics for the upcoming conference will include pigments, synthetic binders and thickeners, standardization of colorants, digital printing and instrumental color control, screen engraving and rotary screens and direct printing with vat dyes.