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Cottonization of bast fibre (flax, canola) is the process of transforming the spinning properties of bast fibres into spinning properties similar to that of cotton. These spinning properties include flexibility, softness, and single fibre characteristics that are required for making spun yarn using cotton spinning system (CSS). The CSS is the only spinning system that can produce high quality
cottonization, bast fibre, spinning properties, chemical treatment, mechanical modifications
CSBE/SCGAB 2017 Annual Conference, Canad Inns Polo Park, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 6-10 August 2017.
Canadian Society for Bioengineering