Acrylic is a result of complex chemical synthesis. The fiber has a soft, and warm look resembling wool and cashmere. It is resilient and widely used for domestic and industrial applications. The fiber can be easily dyed and has good colorfastness. Another advantage of the fiber is that it is moth, chemical, and oil resistant.
Acrylic is a versatile man made fiber having diverse applications across industries. Some of the important ones are:
- Home furnishings