This is a specialty textile stiffener created in the 1950's and now manufactured in Belgium. This stiffener is made with polyacetate and plasticizers that leave a highly transparent finish with no discoloration on light colored fabrics. Available in four concentrations, Caritex is the next to lightest concentration (33%) for medium and thick fabrics, provides firmness without gloss. Works on paper, parisisal, sinamay, lace, leather and more with a firm suppleness. Highly flammable, shipping available by Ground in continental USA only. Comes in a one liter or .25 liter bottle with safety lid.