Asked in The Difference Between
What is the difference between artificial silk and pure silk?
pure silk comes from silk fibers artificial silk comes from fibers that soft and "feel silky". ...
Asked in Animal Behavior, Caterpillars, Therapy Pets
What is maximum length of continuous silk thread obtained from a cocoon?
A single continuous thread of raw silk from 300 to 900 meters (1000 to 3000 feet) can be drawn from a cocoon. The fibers are very fine and lustrous, about 10 micrometers (1/2500th of an inch) in diameter. ...
Asked in Clothing
What are 2 man made fibers and what are 4 natural fibers?
Two of the man-made fibers are nylon and polyester. 4 of the natural fibers are cotton, wool, hemp, and silk. ...
Asked in Animal Rights and Abuse
Why is production of silk objected by animal right activist?
Silk is obtained by painfully boiling silkworms alive.
Asked in Manufacturing
Is peace silk made from staple or filament fibers?
Peace silk is also known as Ahimsa or Eri silk. It is a staple fiber, and is sometimes called vegetarian silk because the silk worm is not killed during harvesting. ...
Asked in Manufacturing, Farm Crops
Which is the fiber which is made from raw silk and is obtained from plants?
I'm not sure what you are asking, since raw silk is a fiber which is obtained from the cocoons of silkworms, but a fiber obtained from plants would be something like cotton, though there are others, too. ...