Denser knitwear fabrics block ultraviolet rays more effectively

Polly Chiu, Kwok Cheong Jimmy Lam

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Abstract

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
Pages76-78
Number of pages3
Volume28
No.4
Specialist publicationChina Textile and Apparel
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2010
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Polymers and Plastics

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