Acrylic Fiber Technology and Applications: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Acrylic Fiber Technology and Applications

1st Edition

Edited by James Masson

CRC Press

408 pages

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Paperback: 9780367401856
pub: 2019-06-19
Hardback: 9780824789770
pub: 1995-03-07

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This work examines the science and technology used in the manufacture of acrylic fibre for both mass-produced commodity products and premium products. It elucidates the chemistry and fibre production techniques of speciality acrylics such as flame-retardant, water-reversible bicomponent, producer dyed and others. Capacity figures for developing countries are published here.;This work is intended for: polymer, fibre and textile scientists, chemists and engineers; physical and dye chemists; textile company managers; and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines.

Table of Contents

History; the acrylic fibre industry today; polymerization; wet-spinning technology; dry-spinning technology; product variants; acrylic polymer characterization in the solid state and in solution; thermal and actinic degradation; dyeing processes; apparel end uses; home furnishings and industrial applications.

About the Editor

James C. Masson

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Organic