Department of Home Economics
This cooperative study between the South Dakota and Minnesota stations, was undertaken to determine the effect of combining various amounts of reused wool with new wool upon the serviceability of wool flannels made of these two types of fiber. Since the wear life of a garment necessarily must include cleaning and aging as well as wear the study was designed to measure the physical changes in these flannels which resulted from those three factors.
used wool quality, reused wool quality
South Dakota Experiment Station, South Dakota State College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts
Lund, L. O.; Phelps, E. L.; and Norton, H. W., "Wearing Quality of Reused Wool" (1951). Research Bulletins of the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (1887-2011). 415.