Denser knitwear fabrics block ultraviolet rays more effectively

Polly Chiu, Kwok Cheong Jimmy Lam

Research output: Publication in policy / professional / specialist journalArticle (for policy / professional audience)Academic researchpeer-review


Textile researcher in Hong Kong found that tightness factor and knit structures play an important role in preventing UV radiation from reaching our skin.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages3
Specialist publicationChina Textile and Apparel
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2010
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Polymers and Plastics


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