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bleaching of naturally pigmented cashmere with hydrogen peroxide An investigation of a process for bleaching the naturally pigmented form of the Keratinous fibre cashmere with hydrogen peroxide to produce a material comparable with unbleached white cashmere. by Alan Stanley Little

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