Jute is a natural cellulosic fiber. It is fully different from other textile fibers but it is near similar to the flax fiber. Basically, the jute fiber comes from the jute plant and the fiber length is about 0.2 to 30 inches. It is hard and it needs to soften before making yarn from this fiber. Its spinning process is also different from other spinning processes.
The jute yarn delivers from the spinning process has various types of applications simultaneously. Jute is completely safe for the environment for this reason the world’s peoples want to use jute goods in their everyday life. Although, jute goods are cheaper than other textile products.
Uses Of Jute Fiber:
Jute yarn is used to produce various types of decorative jute goods. Moreover, the finer qualities of jute are made into curtains and furnishing fabrics. Also, jute can be mixed with wool for fine yarn and fabric production.
Figure: Application Of Jute Fiber
Familiar uses of jute include the following. They are-
- Bailing and bundle cloths
- Bedding foundation
- Boot and shoe linings
- Tailors back packing
- Camp beds
- Filter cloths
- Fuse yarns
- Hand bags and all types of stiff bags
- Horse covers
- Aprons of all heavy types
- Iron, steel, tube and rod wrappings
- Canal linings
- Mail bags
- Motor linings
- Needle felts
- Roofing felts
- Covering fabrics
- Tyre wrapping
- Upholstery foundation
- Strings of all types
Above all the most common application of jute fiber. Day by day, the application file of jute fibers are increasing rapidly.
Jute is now mixed with cotton fiber which is called jutex technology. Through this process, various types of course fabric are manufactured which is cheaper than completely cotton-made fabrics. In fact, the demand for jute cotton blended products increasing day by day. As a result, the manufacturers are looking for a diversified products type which is the present trend. Raw green jute also applies for making paper.
There is a lot of application scopes. At present, various researches are going on jute.
So, use jute products and save the environment.