Accession Number : AD0412801

Title :   07

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Apr 61-30 Apr 63,

Corporate Author : HARRIS RESEARCH LABS INC WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Rader,Charles A. ; Schwartz,Anthony M.

Report Date : 30 APR 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : Studies of the accelerated degradation of cotton and nylon textiles were conducted along three major lines of investigation: (1) A variety of compounds were tested as degradatin promoters on nylon and cotton (2) The hotodegradation of cellulose, accelerated by various additives, in particular nitrite ion, was studied. (3) ets erestudied or applying degradatin acclerr fbic. (Atr

Descriptors :   *COTTON TEXTILES, DEGRADATION, (*NL, DEGRADATION), (*CELLULOSIC RESINS, DEGRADATION), (*DEGRADATION, TEXTILES), CERIUM, COPPER COMPOUNDS, IRON COMPOUNDS, NITRATES, NITRITES, PHOTOCHEMICAL REACTIONS, SODIUM, CATALYSIS, ULTAVIOLET RADIATION, CHLORIDES, SPRAYS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE