Manufactured fibres

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  • Created by: Abigail
  • Created on: 25-05-15 13:23

ASBESTOS;

  • is a mineral fibre - mixed
  • non-flammable
  • resists chemicals
  • resistant to insects and microorganism
  • good thermal insulation
  • used where heat resistance is required

RUBBER;

  • natural rubber is made from latex although synthetic rubber is from petrochemicals
  • is warm, pliable and soft
  • anti-bacterial
  • used for swimwear
  • sensitive to light
  • not breathable
  • r…

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