Special cotton fabric by carboxymethylation

J. Borsa, S. K. Obendorf, I. Rácz

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Abstract

The products of chemical modification generally enhance the usefulness of cellulose because more desirable properties are incorporated. Recently, many cellulose derivatives have been developed to meet certain areas of applications Carboxymethylcellulose is one of the classical cellulose ethers; its preparation, using monochloroacetic acid and sodium hydroxide, has already been patented in 1921, but since that time only water or alkali soluble carboxymethylcellulose of high degree of substitution have found widespread application in diverse industries.

Original languageEnglish
Pages319-332
Number of pages14
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2001
EventFibre-Grade Polymers, Chemical Fibres and Special Textiles - Lodz, Poland
Duration: Oct 3 2000Oct 4 2000

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OtherFibre-Grade Polymers, Chemical Fibres and Special Textiles
CountryPoland
CityLodz
Period10/3/0010/4/00

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  • Materials Science(all)

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    Borsa, J., Obendorf, S. K., & Rácz, I. (2001). Special cotton fabric by carboxymethylation. 319-332. Paper presented at Fibre-Grade Polymers, Chemical Fibres and Special Textiles, Lodz, Poland.