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Indian Journal of Materials Science
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 1498967, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1498967
Research Article

Preparation of Paper Mulberry Fibers and Possibility of Cotton/Paper Mulberry Yarns Production

1Division of Textile Engineering, Faculty of Textile Industries, Rajamangala University of Technology Krungthep, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
2Division of Textile Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Textile Industries, Rajamangala University of Technology Krungthep, Bangkok 10120, Thailand

Received 15 March 2016; Accepted 25 July 2016

Academic Editor: Kaustubha Mohanty

Copyright © 2016 Manoon Jitjaicham and Boonsri Kusuktham. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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