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  • Effect of processing and wearing on viscoelastic modeling of polylactide/wool and polyester/wool woven fabrics subjected to bursting 

    Manich Bou, Albert M.; Miguel Lopes, Rui Alberto; Dos Santos Silva, Manuel Jose; Lucas Mendes, Jose; Marti Gelabert, Meritxell; Cayuela Marín, Diana (2014-11-01)
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    Polyester fibers (PET) are greatly used in textiles but depend on fossil fuel resources. Poly-(lactic acid) (PLA) is an aliphatic polyester that can be derived from 100% renewable resources. The load-extension plot of a ...
  • Effects of low temperature plasma on wool and wool/nylon blend dyed fabrics 

    Canal Barnils, Cristina; Molina, Ricardo; Navarro Sentanyes, Antonio; Bertran, Enric; Erra Serrabasa, Pilar (2008)
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    Knitted wool and wool/nylon blend dyed fabrics were treated with low temperature plasma (LTP) to achieve optimum shrink-resistance without impairing surface topography, colour or fastness to washing of the fabrics. As LTP ...