Jul 8, 2012 ... Rayon is a generic name for a group of fabrics made from cellulose. Cellulose is
a structural component of ... Fashion History. Fashion Timeline ...
Dec 7, 2010 ... RAYON. As the oldest manmade fiber, Rayon has been in existence for over 100
years. Originally devised as a cheaper alternative to silk, ...
Rayon, acetate, and lyocell are all regenerated cellulose fibers. They originate
from chemical treatment of natural materials. The materials most often used are ...
Jan 16, 2015 ... Developed in the late 19th century as a substitute for silk, rayon was the... ...
Read; View History; Edit; Feedback. Alternative titles: artificial silk; ...
Apr 30, 2012 ... Called artificial silk until 1924 when the name rayon was coined, rayon was ... the
early history of rayon production and introduction to the public?
History of the principal natural fibers used in textiles for apparel and home
fashion ... The first commercial production of rayon fiber in the United States was
RAYON Fiber – Uses and Properties: Rayon is a man-made redeveloped
cellulose fiber. Rayon is produced from naturally occurring polymers; it may be a
Jun 29, 2010 ... FindingDulcinea explores the invention, history and uses of rayon and other
Sep 16, 2014 ... History of Viscose Rayon. Viscose Rayon is the very first viable manufactured
fiber and artificial silk fiber. In 1664, English naturalist Robert ...