JMMCE  Vol.3 No.1 , January 2015
Analysis on the Spinning Process and Properties of Tencel Yarn
Author(s) Ya Wang1*, Dudi Gong2, Yan Bai1, Yunqi Zhai1
ABSTRACT
Tencel fiber, as a new type of green environmental protection fiber, is drawing attention from the society and people’s favorite. In paper, the spinning process and properties of tencel yarn were studied. Also traditional cotton yarn was tested and compared to understand tencel better as they are now both widely used in apparel. Compared with cotton yarn of the same count, the weight CV of tencel quality is lower, while the twist CV is higher; breaking elongation of tencel yarn is larger, while CV of breaking elongation of tencel yarn is slightly higher; unevenness of tencel spinning yarn is lower.
KEYWORDS
Tencel, Spinning, Yarn

Cite this paper
Wang, Y. , Gong, D. , Bai, Y. and Zhai, Y. (2015) Analysis on the Spinning Process and Properties of Tencel Yarn. Journal of Minerals and Materials Characterization and Engineering, 3, 41-47. doi: 10.4236/jmmce.2015.31006.
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