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AG (Ciba-Geigy)

AG (Ciba-Geigy). Swiss multinational holding company created in 1970 in the merger of two concerns headquartered in Basel-Ciba AG and J.R. Geigy SA.

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Hemp fibre

Hemp fibre is a bast fibre probably used first in Asia. The cord is dark tan or brown and is difficult to bleach, but it can be dyed bright and dark colours. The hemp fibre varies widely in length, depending upon their ultimate use. Industrial threads may be several inches long, while fibre used for domestic textiles are about 1.9 to 2.5 cm.

Water footprint

Water footprint

Water footprint is a term used to describe a product total use of water to produce and consume it. Using a product lifecycle approach were all the steps in the production is measured for the use of water, both directly and indirectly volume of water is calculated. Read more..