[Mascot Utensil] Originally a brand name for a soft synthetic chamois like cloth made with a nylon mesh interior surrounded by two layers of Polyvinyl alcohol cloth. It is stronger and holds more water than natural chamois. As of 2022, an internet search indicates the term PVA chamois is used generically for any soft chamois-like microfiber cloth containing polyvinyl alcohol.
Some products are:
- ArmorAll: PVA Synthetic Chamois
- PVA Materials: PVA Chamois
- Champion Chamois: Chamois PVA drying cloth
Physical and Chemical Properties
- Resistant to most chemicals and solvents.
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