Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bonding

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1486

n (1) A process for adhesive laminating two or more fabrics or fabric and a layer of plastic foam. There are two methods: the flame method used for bonding foam and the adhesive method used for bonding face and backing fabrics. (2) One of several processes of binding fibers into thin sheets, webs, or battings by means of adhesives, plastics, or cohesion (self-bonding). Several types of bonding or bonding processes are listed below. (Kadolph SJJ, Langford AL (2001) Textiles. Pearson Education, New York)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA