Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Back Filling

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_958

n A solution composed of varying amounts of cornstarch, China clay, talc, and tallow that is applied to the back side of low-grade, low-cost cloth to change its hand, improve its appearance, and increase its weight. (Complete textile glossary (2000) Celanese Acetate LLC, Three Park Avenue, New York)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA