Attributes of Cellulose Acetate

attributes-cellusloseAttributes of cellulose acetate

  • Over 75 years of user acceptance
  • Easy to handle & process, bondable, hydrophilic
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Hypoallergenic, medically approved
  • Silky look and feel, comfortable
  • Absorbs more than cotton: wipes, feminine hygiene
  • Bonds ultrasonically: diapers, coverstocks, wipes
  • Easily bonded with plasticizers, heat, and pressure
  • Excellent for printing and dyeing
  • Compostable and easily incinerated
  • Much of the wood pulp used to produce cellulose acetate is obtained from renewable resources-reforested trees