Handbook of Textile Fibres

Man-Made Fibres

This book offers a comprehensive survey of the man-made fibres, including rayons and other natural polymer fibres, and the true synthetic fibres which have made such rapid progress in modern times.
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Those working in the textile industry and those teaching and studying textile science


Book information

  • Published: January 1984
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-485-2

Table of Contents

A. Natural polymer fibres: Celunose fibres; Cellulose fibres; Rayons; Cellulose ester fibres; Protein fibres; Miscellaneous natural polymer fibres. B. Synthetic fibres: Polyamide fibres; Polyester fibres; Polyvinyl derivative fibres; Polyolefin fibres; Polyurethane fibres; Miscellaneous synthetic fibres.