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- Wedegaertner, Tom, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Journal of cotton science 2011 v.15 no.1 pp. 43
- cotton ginning; processing waste; cotton; equipment performance; separators; extractors; fiber quality; economic analysis; prices; cotton gin trash; cottonseed
- ... Previous studies evaluating the constituents of gin waste indicated 10 to 25% of the total mass consisted of recoverable fibers that have the potential to be marketed as gin motes. As a result of these findings and of practical experience from a commercial cotton gin, questions arose as to the best sequence of cotton gin precleaning equipment needed to recover the largest quantity of mote quality ...