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1st Edition

Acrylic Fiber Technology and Applications

Edited By

James Masson

ISBN 9780367401856
Published June 19, 2019 by CRC Press
408 Pages

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Book Description

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.

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