What is "Running Mark" - Definition & Explanation

A long crease mark in a dyed or finished textile and that runs approximately in the length direction.


The marks are caused during wet processing in the rope form and may be the result of:

a) for formation of creases along which abrasion or felting may occur; or b) imperfect penetration or circulation of the processing liquors.

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