Rag Content

Rag Content

Cotton fiber in paper. If one holds the paper up to light, one is able to see the rag content (which may be arranged in a small design).
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The re-launched one rupee notes will be made up of 100 per cent cotton rag content. It will weigh 90 grams per square metre and have thickness of 110 microns.
Then there is the cost of high rag content paper and the issues of ink and clean up.
"The similarity in the furnish used (100% rag content), PH of the paper and surface sizing (presence of poly vinyl alcohol) clearly indicates that similar manufacturing process has been adopted in case of FICN and legal tender of that country.
The nuances that separate a heavy paper with a high rag content and low acidity might not elude me, but it undoubtedly would escape my limited capability to exploit the fine points.
It features seven primary sludge tanks, which due to the high rag content of the sludge, caused frequent maintenance, cleaning and equipment repair.
Smith prefers paper and note cards that have a high cotton rag content. "I like it engraved, not thermographed, with my name or a personal family device, like a seal or a crest." His favorite supplier is Dempsey & Carroll stationers (www.dempseyandcarroll.com).
The sheets should be of high rag content to eliminate yellowing.
The people may have been burned, but their clothes were used for rag content of paper.
The rag content of garbage in Karachi makes up for the low amounts of plastic as most of this cloth contains synthetic fibers.
The ITT Water & Wastewater team have been invaluable in providing a solution to deal with our individual site needs including the heavy sludge and high rag content at the works."
Scottish Water asked Flygt to review the Leith station, and it specified two 45kW NP3301.180 pumps fitted with 632 impellers to cope with a high rag content.
Exporters are reluctant to take fruit from young (less than eight years old) 'Kinnow' orchards due to quality concerns in terms of low juice and high rind and rag contents (Khalid et al., 2012b).