Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

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Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6952

n (ca. 1889) Short fibers that adhere to cotton seeds after ginning. Used in rayon manufacture, as fillers for plastics, and as a base for the manufacture of cellulosic plastics.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA