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Plant Fibers vs. Dietary Fibers – Commonly Confused

Plant fiber Fibers from which threads or ropes are prepared. They are thin, long plant tissue with good tensile property. They can be found in various parts – Types Seed fiber – cotton (Gossypium genus), Kapok, Luffa, coir Bast fiber – jute, flax, hemp, esparto (mostly the phloem tissue) Leaf fiber – sisal, henequen Regenerated fiber – soybean, bamboo Semisynthetic fiber – […]