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Wool Biopolishing Process Scratches the Itch Factor

As a textile wool has many benefits including breathability, water absorption, heat regulation, and more. However, wool is often know to be an itchy fabric. Read about the research conducted by the Agricultural Research Service to develop a method of biopolishing to make scratchy wool feel silky smooth.

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Agricultural Research
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United States Department of Agriculture
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