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X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of Wool Modified by Gaseous Fluorine

Author:
Kidd, B., Carr, C.M., Dodd, K.J., Vickerman, J., Byrne, K.
Source:
Textile research journal 1995 v.65 no.9 pp. 504-506
ISSN:
0040-5175
Subject:
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, disulfide bonds, fabrics, fluorine, oxidation, shrinkage, spectral analysis, textile fibers, wool
Abstract:
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) is used to investigate the chemical mod ification of wool fibers arising from gaseous fluorination. Oxidation of the disulphide bond occurs together with a concomitant decrease in felt shrinkage.
Agid:
6169901