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Viscose, the artificial Silk

storia della viscosa - vestiti in viscosa

A special and ecological fabric Viscose is a cellulose fabric that imitates the softness of the precious fibers used historically, so it was once also called “artificial Silk”. It was invented in 1883 by the French chemist Count Hilaire Bernigaud de Chardonnet, who presented it at the Paris International Exhibition in 1891. The industrial method…