[Eastman Chemical] A brand name for a modified acrylic fiber (modacrylic fiber) that was introduced in 1956. Verel is no longer produced.
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Fairchild's Dictionary of Textiles, Phyllis G.Tortora, Robert S. Merkel (eds.), Fairchild Publications, New York City, 7th edition, 1996
- Website address 1: www.straw.com/sig/dyehist - introduced by Eastman Kodak in 1956
- Website address 2: Kodak history website at http://www.eastman.com/history/History.htm