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High Sound Absorbing Composites from Recycled Cotton

This investment uses recycled fibres from waste cotton to manufacture tough, lightweight and highly sound-absorbing composite materials for vehicles and building interiors. The cotton-synthetic composites make innovative use of cotton to absorb sound and synthetics to provide lightweight structure.

Project date

1 Oct 2018-30 Sep 2019
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Principal investigator

Christopher Hurren

Research organisations

Deakin University

Project funded by


Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC)

The Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) delivers outcomes in cotton research, development and extension (RD&E) for the Australian …

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