acrylic fibre


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acrylic fibre

n
1. (Elements & Compounds) a textile fibre, such as Orlon or Acrilan, produced from acrylonitrile
2. (Textiles) a textile fibre, such as Orlon or Acrilan, produced from acrylonitrile
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The principal activity of the company is manufacturing and sale of polyester, acrylic fibre and tow products.
Summary: Acrylic fibre, commonly used for manufacturing apparels, outdoor furniture, boat covers, awnings, carpets etc., is a synthetic fibre manufactured in various forms including acrylic staple, tow, and filament.
All our fabrics are made from raw material sourced from France and Belgium and processed at our state of art facilities to ensure the highest quality standards," said Thomas Varghese, Business Head - Textiles, Acrylic Fibre & Overseas Spinning, Aditya Birla Group.
Blends of polyester and acrylic fibre are important in woven upholstery and finishing; easy care suiting, outwear and dress-wear.
Textile machinery, general industrial machinery, power generating machinery, petroleum products, transport vehicles, iron and steel, pharmaceuticals, acrylic fibre, chemicals and paper and paperboard are the main items imported from Italy.
Ahmed, "Anionic coloration of acrylic fibre. Part 1: efficient pretreatment and dyeing with acid dyes," Coloration Technology, vol.
"AN and NaCN are very important chemicals for downstream diversification into acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), carbon fibre, acrylic fibre, acrylamide and other things which serve various industries such as automotive, construction, water treatment, oil recovery, personal care, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, electronics and gold mining," Al Mady said.
The company procures acrylic fibre, its primary raw material, from Vardhman Acrylics Ltd (rated AA-/Stable/P1+ by CRISIL), Pasupati Acrylon Ltd, and Indian Acrylics Ltd, and sells its products to local dealers in the Ludhiana market.
ATBS is used in oil field recovery, water treatment, acrylic fibre manufacturing, adhesives and personal care products and in mining industry, coatings and as dispersing and flocculatin agents.
Cheryl's hair mojo also came courtesy of hair extensions - sourced from both human hair and acrylic fibre.