Action of Tetrakis(Hydroxymethyl)Phosphonium Chloride on Wool

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IN an investigation of the action of tetrakis-(hydroxymethyl)phosphonium chloride (THPC) on wool the following interesting observations have been made.

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BAJPAI, L., WHEWELL, C. & WOODHOUSE, J. Action of Tetrakis(Hydroxymethyl)Phosphonium Chloride on Wool. Nature 187, 602–603 (1960) doi:10.1038/187602a0

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