A list of definitions within GNA®

  • A GNA® textile is any textile printed using GNA® approved printing inks.
  • A textile printing ink is defined as a mixture of components suitable for applying to fabric via specific printing techniques. They are usually, but not restricted, to screen-printing and rotary screen-printing; and designed to decorate coloured areas onto a textile.
  • For the purposes of the GNA® RSL, a textile printing ink is defined as a blend of base, pigments and auxiliaries; which, when applied to the final textile complies with the GNA® standard.