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Why are wipers polyester?

Feb 13, 2017
The first cleanroom wipers were made of woven long staple cotton. Since then, cleanroom wipers have been produced using several different synthetic and natural materials with a variety of manufacturing techniques. Today, 100% polyester wipers are chosen for the most critical environments. Polyester possesses a unique combination of characteristics that make it especially suitable for critica
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Why wipe?

Jan 30, 2017
Why is wiping so much more effective than vacuuming, air blasting, or even solvent spray washing as a cleaning technique?Wiping uniquely applies mechanical force to particulates, fibers, and films and then assists in removal through entrapment in the textile material. In manual wiping, the force of the contact yarn breaks the bond between the contaminants and the surface being cleaned.Wet wi
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