artificial fiber

artificial fiber

[¦ärd·ə¦fish·əl ′fī·bər]
(textiles)
A filament made from materials such as glass, rayon, or nylon. Also known as synthetic fiber.
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Tenders are invited for Natural And Artificial Fiber Thrmoset Composite Naftc Sheet For Roof Paneling Size:- 3050 X 1525 X 1.
In 1910, the artificial fiber rayon was first commercially produced by the American Viscose Co.
With artificial fiber optic and LED pre lit Christmas trees shoppers can make a real difference in their daily carbon footprint.
Washington, July 18 ( ANI ): Tissue engineers at Johns Hopkins have used tiny, artificial fiber scaffolds thousands of times smaller than a human hair to help coax stem cells into developing into cartilage, the shock-absorbing lining of elbows and knees that often wears thin from injury or age.
Spooner said in a separate statement that the two nations had signed an agreement Tuesday on imports of Chinese socks, imposing a new import quota of slightly more than 10 million dozen pairs of Chinese cotton, wool and artificial fiber socks.
While cellulosic fibers will continue to lose market share to synthetics, the extended decline seen in this market is forecast to turn around due to greater demand for rayon and acetate in higher end women's apparel, while lyocell, a next-generation artificial fiber, finds greater use in nonwovens and industrial applications, as well as apparel.
Jute bags used for composting should not contain non-compostable components (for example, plastic tags or artificial fiber stitching) nor leave any undesired residues in the soil (from heavy metals in printing ink, for instance).
Importantly, the artificial fiber displayed the tenacity, elongation, and Young's modulus of 508 MPa, 15pct, and 21 GPa, respectively, which are comparable to those of the native spider silk.
What's more, the team's water-based fabrication method yields artificial silk in greater quantities than ever before and avoids the environmentally unfriendly chemicals common in artificial fiber production, say the silk's developers at Nexia Biotechnologies in Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec, and the U.
At the Elton Mill, polypropylene is extruded to form the artificial fiber used for heatseal paper.
With artificial fiber optic trees and LED pre-lit Christmas trees shoppers can make a real difference in their daily carbon footprint.
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