Cellulose Acetate can be converted to a wide range of products from
tough, clear, impact-resistant plastics to soft, drapeable, absorbent
fabrics. As a textile fiber, cellulose
acetate processes well in both weaving and knitting operations, is readily
dyed, and results in breathable fabrics with excellent aesthetics and
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: At Celanese Acetate, they are in the business of creating possibilities.
As the world's largest acetate producer, they continually develop fresh,
new ideas. Innovative technology and some 3,000 people prepared to
meet the needs of clients all over the globe. They think that's a
powerful combination. One that has helped them become the acetate manufacturer
of choice in key markets including women's and men's apparel, linings, home
fashions and various industrial end uses.
Group : These semi-synthetic fibers, made mainly from natural pulp,have
the feel of natural fibers and the special properties and reliability of
synthetic fibers. Their gloss and silky feel is very close to those of high-quality
silk. They take dyes easily and hang well. Mitsubishi Rayon
Group companies are also engaged in the production of textiles, principally
made from acetate fibers and polyester fibers. By combining various fibers,
functional textiles with a variety of textures and colors can be created.