Using a similar approach, Long and his colleagues have made fibers
STFI found that unbleached fibers
and hardwood fibers
make better stiffeners than bleached fibers
Department of Agriculture (USDA) Search for New Pulp Fibers
program in the 1950s.
Paper and board mills depending on recovered fiber
will need to become more cost-competitive and efficient by upgrading their de-inking and fiber
recovery systems if they want to compete successfully for their share of prime papermaking fiber
And of all the troubles that fiber
is supposed to remedy, the one Grandma had in mind--constipation--is the one that it's most likely to fix (see box, p.
In 1991, Allied Fibers
introduced the most advanced generation of DSP fibers
- - commercially known as 1x30 and 1x40 - - with greater modulus than previously available DSP fibers
The newest products made with Basaltex fibers
are gossamer non-woven veils that are in development by several suppliers.
In 2000, Philippe Poulin of the Paul Pascal Research Laboratory at the University of Bordeaux in France reported a spinning process that could generate continuous fibers
out of carbon nanotubes.
Better chemistry: Develop chemicals or enzymes that conveniently process fibers
Three kinds of as-drawn PET tire fibers
(1500 denier) made by Teijin Ltd.
Development of novel continuous mineral fibers
has been a Russian specialty since the Cold War arms race and continues today in new composite materials.