Polyesters and Polyamides
- B L Deopura
- R Alagirusamy, Indian Institute of Technology, India
- M Joshi
- B Gupta, Indian Institute of Technology, India
The first part of the book describes raw materials and manufacturing processes, including environmental issues. Part two considers ways of improving the functionality of polyester and polyamide fibres, including blending, weaving, coloration and other finishing techniques as well as new techniques such as nanotechnology. The final part of the book reviews the range of uses of these important fibres, from apparel and sportswear to automotive, medical and civil engineering applications.
With its distinguished editors and international team of contributors, Polyesters and polyamides is a standard reference for all those using this important group of fibres.
All those using this important group of fibers
- Published: June 2008
- Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-84569-298-8
Each chapter contains a detailed reference list and there is an excellent index., International Dyer
This book is a major contribution to the literature on polyester and polyamide fibres and provides an authoritative account of the production methods, ways of improving their functionality and their wide range of applications., International Dyer
It is an essential work of reference for those working throughout the textile pipeline, particularly for fibre scientists and technologists, those involved in firbe-based developments, and those involved in academic research and teaching., International Dyer