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In this market, natural fiber (hemp, flax, jute, kenaf, and others) and resin (polypropylene, polyethylene, polylactic acid, and others) are the major raw materials used for producing natural fiber composites.
8220;We have incorporated natural fibers into our summer collection not only for the practicality and luxury of such materials, but also as an expression of our Islamic philosophy.
Building and construction is another industry accelerating their migration to natural fiber composite solutions, both for sustainability and because of the economics.
As discussed earlier, the large SD in diameter is mainly due to the inaccuracy of the method used to determine the fiber diameter in addition to the nonuniformity of the natural fiber itself.
In the automotive industry, mainly in Europe, components previously made with glass fiber composites that do not require high load-bearing capabilities are now being replaced with hemp, flax, and other natural fiber composites.
Natural fiber rugs have a tendency to stain easily if the spill is left to sit on the fiber too long.
DaimlerChrysler invests in the Amazon to turn natural fibers into car parts.
Natural Fiber Composites Market Trend and Forecast 2011-2016: Trend, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis, forecasts the natural fiber composite materials market to grow to US $531.
NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Background: Natural fiber composites market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.
The research report, " Natural Fiber Composites Market by Applications (Automotive, Building and Construction, Electrical and Electronics & Others) , by Manufacturing Processes (Compression Molding, Injection Molding & Others) and by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019 " , published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the natural fiber composites market with an analysis and forecast of applications and manufacturing processes of natural fiber composites.
One of the drawbacks that restrict the use of natural fiber as reinforcement in composites is their susceptibility to moisture absorption.
New industrial applications in the automotive industry and construction provide further growth potential as does the ongoing substitution of natural fiber in the global apparel industry.
Moreover, fluid assist greatly helps reduce part cycle time and residence time of the natural fiber in the molding machine, and promotes heat transfer from the part as well, to reduce sink and warpage.