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wood reduced to pulp through mechanical and chemical treatment for use in the manufacture of certain kinds of paper.
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To make these sheets, the researchers treated
with enzymes and then pulverized it.
remain important foreign exchange earners.
Important, too, has been the discovery that paper could be made from
Compare this to layers of pressed
surrounded by a film of polypropylene, polyethylene or other plastic.
The paper is made from recycled clothing and
Fiber pulp may be used instead of
to manufacture paper products.
Repairing shrink wrap cocooned around two
paper rolls stacked on top of each other.
pots contain an asphalt derivative for strength and an antifungal agent to inhibit decomposition.
The protein fibers are as strong as nylon and finer and stronger than
They are also created in the pulp and paper industry, from a process that bleaches the
British Dictionary definitions for
wood that has been ground to a fine pulp for use in making newsprint and other cheap forms of paper, and in the production of hardboard
finely pulped wood that has been digested by a chemical, such as caustic soda, and sometimes bleached: used in making paper
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