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Posts tagged wool

June 20, 2011



Why You Can’t Bleach Sheep

Why is it okay to bleach cotton cloth, but not wool?

October 6, 2010



Hit Me Like A Ton Of… Wool?

Scientists found a more eco-friendly way to make bricks -- with wool!

August 19, 2010


Girl in a dryer

How Clothing Shrinks In The Laundry

How and why does clothing shrink in the laundry?

September 27, 2003



Thanks to clothes moths and their fabric devouring larvae, your expensive Scottish wool sweater may one day resemble Swiss cheese.

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