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Papermaking
Papermaking
by Dard Hunter
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The classic work on papermaking, this book traces the craft's history from its invention in China to its introductions in Europe and America. The foremost authority on the subject covers tools and materials; hand moulds; pressing, drying, and sizing... (read more)

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Advances in Filament Yarn Spinning of Textiles and Polymers (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
Advances in Filament Yarn Spinning of Textiles and Polymers (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
by Dong (edt) Zhang
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Many synthetic fibers are polymer-based, and are produced by a process known as spinning. In the spinning of manufactured filaments, fiber-forming substances are extruded through holes of a spinerette. This book reviews the different types of spinning... (read more)

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Industrial Plastics : Theory and Applications (5TH 10 Edition)
Industrial Plastics : Theory and Applications (5TH 10 Edition)
by Erik Lokensgard
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Now in its 5th edition, Industrial Plastics: Theory and Applications is back, with the extensive, detailed graphics and practical lab exercises that made previous editions so popular. In this latest edition, these trademark features accompany updated... (read more)

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Complete Guide To Size Specification and Technical Design - With CD (2ND 09 Edition)
Complete Guide To Size Specification and Technical Design - With CD (2ND 09 Edition)
by Paula J. Myers-mcdevitt
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With the growth of private labels in recent years, the demand for industry technicians to measure garments and generate spec sheets has never been greater. The 2nd Edition of this guide equips students with everything they need to know about measuring... (read more)

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Handbook of Natural Fibres; V.2: Processing and Applications.
Handbook of Natural Fibres; V.2: Processing and Applications.
by Ryszard M. Kozlowski.
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Growing awareness of environmental issues has led to increasing demand for goods produced from natural products, including natural fibers. This important two-volume collection describes the properties of a wide range of natural fibers, how they can be... (read more)

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Handbook of Surfactants
Handbook of Surfactants
by M. R. Porter
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This book provides practical help to users of surfactants and those who make formulations with surfactants. Surfactants are described in terms of their chemical structure, principal physical properties, functional properties, principal end uses and... (read more)

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Joining Textiles: Principles and Applications (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
Joining Textiles: Principles and Applications (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
by Ian Jones
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In one reference, this book provides up-to-date information on sewing, adhesive bonding and welding methods for joining textiles. Despite the importance of joining processes in product manufacture of all kids, before now, there has never been a single... (read more)

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Rheology and Processing of Polymeric Materials: Volume 1: Polymer Rheology
Rheology and Processing of Polymeric Materials: Volume 1: Polymer Rheology
by Chang Dae Han
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Volume 1 presents first fundamental principles of the rheology of polymeric fluid including kinematics and stresses of a deformable body, the continuum theory for the viscoelasticity of flexible homogeneous polymeric liquids, the molecular theory for the... (read more)

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Transforming Clothing Production Into a Demand-Driven, Knowledge-Based, High-Tech Industry: The Leapfrog Paradigm
Transforming Clothing Production Into a Demand-Driven, Knowledge-Based, High-Tech Industry: The Leapfrog Paradigm
by Lutz (edt) Walter
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Recent trends in the fashion market (including an impressive increase in the number of new collections, product assortments and variants, and the emerging mass-customization model) dictate the need for a new approach. "Transforming Clothing Production... (read more)

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Plastics and the Environment
Plastics and the Environment
by A. L. Andrady
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Plastics offer a variety of environmental benefits. However, their production, applications, and disposal present many environmental concerns. Plastics and the Environment provides state-of-the-art technical and research information on the complex... (read more)

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Inkjet Printing on Fabric: Direct Techniques (Textiles Handbooks)
Inkjet Printing on Fabric: Direct Techniques (Textiles Handbooks)
by Wendy Cotterill
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Inkjet printing on fabric is a highly popular technique, due not least to the accessibility of the basic materials: desktop PCs and printers. There is strong interest from both textile artists and creative quilters, but the technical equipment can be an... (read more)

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False Twist Textured Yarns: Principles, Processing and Applications (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
False Twist Textured Yarns: Principles, Processing and Applications (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
by C. Atkinson
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A textured yarn is a continuous filament yarn that has been processed to introduce crimps, coils, loops or other fine distortions along the lengths of the filaments. Yarns can be textured by heat or air. Texturing is used to give synthetic yarns special... (read more)

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Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
by Deepti (edt) Gupta
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One of the greatest challenges for the apparel industry is to produce garments that fit customers properly. "Anthropometry" refers to the study of body dimensions such as size, weight and shape. Anthropometric data is critical in determining sizing... (read more)

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Metallocene-Based Polyolefins: Preparation, Properties, and Technology
Metallocene-Based Polyolefins: Preparation, Properties, and Technology
by John Scheirs
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The manufacture of polyolefins by metallocene catalysts represents a revolution in the polymer industry. The first, patent for a metallocene catalyst was filed in 1980 but it has been the last five years that have seen a dramatic increase in the volume... (read more)

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Concise Encyclopedia of Plastics
Concise Encyclopedia of Plastics
by Donald V. Rosato
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The <em>Concise Encyclopedia of Plastics</em> is the unified source of reliable and accessible information covering the dynamic field of plastics. The Encyclopedia contains over 25,000 extensively cross-referenced terms. Other key features... (read more)

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Functionalization of Polyolefins
Functionalization of Polyolefins
by T. C. Chung
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Polyolefins are the most widely used commercial polymers and their functionalization has been a long standing scientific challenge and an industrially important area. In recent decades significant progress has been made in the area, with exciting results... (read more)

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Polylactic Acid: Pla Biopolymer Technology and Applications (Plastics Design Library)
Polylactic Acid: Pla Biopolymer Technology and Applications (Plastics Design Library)
by Lee Tin Sin
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Polylactic Acid is the first viable thermoplastic that can be produced from a plant-based feedstock such as corn or sugar cane, and yet be processed by the conventional melt processing technologies. In the same time Polylactic Acid is produced at the... (read more)

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Modern Polyesters: Chemistry and Technology of Polyesters and Copolyesters (Wiley Series in Polymer Science)
Modern Polyesters: Chemistry and Technology of Polyesters and Copolyesters (Wiley Series in Polymer Science)
by Timothy E. Long
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Provides an overview of the family of polyester polymers which comprise an important group of plastics that span the range of commodity polymers to engineering resins. It describes the preparation, properties and applications of polyesters. Readers will... (read more)

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Mechanical Response of Polymers: An Introduction
Mechanical Response of Polymers: An Introduction
by Alan S. Wineman
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discusses polymers from a mechanical engineering perspective, treating stresses and deformations in polymeric structural components.... (read more)

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Silk: Processing, Properties and Applications (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
Silk: Processing, Properties and Applications (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)
by K. Murugesh. Babu
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Silk is environmentally friendly, produced with few chemicals, and a luxurious fabric with unique qualities of softness and warmth. Primarily made of proteins, it is close in composition to the human skin, making it extremely comfortable to wear. Recent... (read more)

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