Accession Number:

AD0621544

Title:

BIBLIOGRAPHY ON DEGRADATION OF TEXTILES BY MICROORGANISMS, WEATHERING AND ATMOSPHERIC POLLUTANTS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC PREVENTION OF DETERIORATION CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-12-15

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

The bibliography is intended primarily as a guide to work done in the field of atmospheric deterioration of textile materials. Emphasis is placed upon the effects of microbiological agents, weathering, light, and air pollutants. Also included are materials relating to effects of soiling, chemicals, and certain deleterious effects associated with laundering. Excluded are papers dealing with soil burial and soil microorganisms, water resistance and waterproofing per se, and nuclear radiation. Papers listed are arranged in three categories 1 Effects of microbiological agents 2 Effects of light and weathering and 3 Effects of chemicals and atmospheric pollutants.

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE