Natural & Synthetic Fibers

Kenia Diaz

Fiber is

a thread or filament from which a vegetable tissue, mineral substance, or textile is formed.

Camel Wool

a type of cloth made from pure camel hair or a blend of camel hair and another fiber.
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Cotton Fibers

a soft, fluffy staple fiber that grows in a boll, or protective case, around the seeds of cotton plants of the genus Gossypium in the family of Malvaceae. The fiber is almost pure cellulose.

  • textile fiberstaple lint as well as the shorter fuzzy fibers from some upland species. Linters are traditionally used in the manufacture of paper and as a raw material in the manufacture of cellulose.

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Polyester Fibers

a category of polymers that contain the ester functional group in their main chain.

- a synthetic polymer made of purified terephthalic acid (PTA) or its dimethyl ester dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) and monoethylene glycol (MEG). With 18% market share of all plastic materials produced, it ranges third after polyethylene (33.5%) and polypropylene (19.5%).

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Cupro Fibers

a regenerated cellulose fiber, which is produced in a chemical process

-The cellulose dissolves in a solution of cooper oxide and ammonia and solidified by strong thinning.

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