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Alpaca Fiber Properties and Uses

Alpaca Fiber Properties and Uses

Alpaca fiber is the natural fiber harvested from an alpaca. Alpacas are a social herd animal and should be kept with others  of their kind. They are gentle, inquisitive, intelligent, and observant animals. Because they are a prey animal;…

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Bamboo Fiber | Properties and Uses |

Bamboo Fiber | Properties and Uses |

Bamboo fiber is a regenerated cellulosic fiber produced from bamboo. The starchy pulp is produced from bamboo stems and leaves through a process of alkaline hydrolysis and multi-phase bleaching. Further chemical processes produce bamboo fiber.…

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Milkweed Fiber | Properties| Uses |

Milkweed Fiber | Properties| Uses |

The milkweed plant produces a fiber that can be used by spinners. Milkweeds are a native perennial in North America. The seed pods produce a silky lightweight fuzz, called silk or floss. The lustrous, soft…

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List of Seed Fiber

List of Seed Fiber

The fibers collected from the seeds of various plants are known as seed fibers. Seed Fiber is a great source of natural fiber. Seed Fibers are also known as Fruit hair Fiber. We will discuss…

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Banana Fiber | Properties | Uses | Production |

Banana Fiber | Properties | Uses | Production |

Natural fibers have been used historically to produce our clothes’ carpets, cordage, paper, ship sails and insulation, and building materials. In this article’ we will discuss Banana Fiber; Properties of Banana Fiber’ Uses of Banana…

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Amazing Facts of Banana Fiber 

Amazing Facts of Banana Fiber 

We all know about the banana. But many of us don’t know that we can make fiber from the banana plant. Natural fibers present important advantages such as low density; appropriate stiffness and mechanical properties,…

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