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Volume 13. Absorbent Technology

Published: 20th March 2002 Editors: P.K. Chatterjee B.S. Gupta
This publication discusses the theoretical aspects of absorbency as well as the structure, properties and performance of materials. The chapters are arranged in an approach for the reader to advance progressively through fundamental theories of absorbency to more practical aspects of the technology. Topics covered include scientific principles of absorbency and structure property relationships; material technology including super absorbents, non-woven, natural and synthetic fibres and surfactants; absorbency measurement techniques and technology perspective. The reader is provided with current status information on technology and is also informed on important developments within the field.

Additional volumes

Volume 12. Chemical Technology in the Pre-Treatment Processes of Textiles

Published: 2nd November 1999 Author: S.R. Karmakar

Volume 11. Textile Processing and Properties

Published: 11th March 1994 Author: T.L. Vigo