Benzene is an organic chemical compound discovered in 1823 by Faraday.
All fibres having a practically unlimited or infinite length are called filaments. Filament fibres are continuous (long) fibre. It may be natural like silk or synthetic like Nylon. Filament fibres are measured in yards or meters. Read more..
Viscose and Acetate, derived from cellulose were almost all the man-made fibres in existence before World War II. During the 1930s, after intensive fibre research, several new synthetic fibres were produced experimentally which led to the production of nylon.. Read more..
Nylon is a synthetic fibre invented by DuPont that was used originally for hosiery but is used in many applications. Nylon is naturally water-repellent, easy to dye, and very strong. These features have helped nylon replace cotton in many industrial uses, like bags and flags. Read more..
Planned product obsolescence or built-in obsolescence is an industrial design strategy whereof, the intention is a planned product with a limited lifespan. The most common form of product obsolescence is the fading out of product when new versions,, read more..
Chemicals combined into large molecules called polymers, produce fibres like nylon, polyester, spandex, acrylic, mod acrylic, olefin, saran, spandex, and vinyl.
Textile waste can be classified as either pre-consumer or post-consumer textile waste. Pre-consumer textile waste is the leftovers or by-products from textile, fibre- or cotton industries. Post-consumer textile waste is the waste of fleece, flannel, corduroy, cotton, nylon, denim, wool, and linen.. Read more..