Kareel : Natural Dye From Terminalia chebula
Common Name: Myrobolan
Botanical Name: Terminalia chebula
Natural Dye: Greenish yellow dyestuff and natural mordant for textile
Kareel is a natural dye extracted from fruit of Terminalia chebula, it is a mordant category of dye in natural dyes and gives yellow, khaki & gray colour and changes with the change of pretreatment auxiliary in the process of dyeing.
Textile dyed with Kareel has anti-microbial, astringent and anti bacterial properties these are an additional feature of this dye.
Myrobolan found extensively in India and it is predominantly grows in the Himalayas. It gives buttery yellow colour when it is used for dyeing.