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Table 5 Physical/chemical properties of wool breed rabbits as treated by anolyte

From: Use of electrochemically activated aqueous solutions in the manufacture of fur materials

Parameter Treatment no.
1 2 3 Test
pH of anolyte 2.9 ± 0.1 3.4 ± 0.1 3.9 ± 0.6
Degree of irrigation, g of water/100 g of dry substance 190.0 ± 1.9 185.0 ± 1.9 170.0 ± 1.7 180.0 ± 1.8
Hydrothermal resistance after tanning (°C) 66.0 ± 1 65.0 ± 1 57.0 ± 1 64.0 ± 1
Mass content, %, in the skin tissue of unconnected fatty substances 14.2 ± 0.3 14.9 ± 0.3 15.7 ± 0.4 14.3 ± 0.3
Cr2O3 in skin tissue 1.27 ± 0.03 1.21 ± 0.03 1.14 ± 0.02 1.33 ± 0.03
Breaking stress at the tear of an entire skin (N) 74.0 ± 5.2 79.0 ± 6.6 68.0 ± 5 71.0 ± 5.2
Plasticity (%) 21.0 ± 2.1 19.0 ± 1.9 16.0 ± 1.6 17.0 ± 1.7
Shrinkage of skin tissue (%) 1.2 ± 0.12 1.4 ± 0.14 2.2 ± 0.21 2.8 ± 0.28
Volume yield (cm3/100 g) 240.0 ± 12 244.0 ± 13 200.0 ± 10 220.0 ± 11
  1. The volumes of fatty substances and chrome oxide are based on a totally dry substance