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Textile chemistry is primarily an applied form of chemistry. It is a highly specialized field that applies the principles of the basic fields of chemistry to the understanding of textile materials and to their functional and esthetic modification into useful and desirable items. Textile materials are used in clothing, carpet, tire yarn, sewing thread, upholstery, and air bags, to name a few examples.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-11-12 13:38:05
Description Textile chemistry is primarily an applied form of chemistry. It is a highly specialized field that applies the principles of the basic fields of chemistry to the understanding of textile materials and to their functional and esthetic modification into useful and desirable items. Textile materials are used in clothing, carpet, tire yarn, sewing thread, upholstery, and air bags, to name a few examples.
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Source American Chemical Society
Keyword Chemistry, Chemists, Careers
Selector Stith
Date Of Record Creation 2009-11-12 13:34:49
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Date Last Modified 2009-11-12 13:38:05
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-11-12 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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