Dryer lint
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Dryer lint is, of course, composed of loose fibers and debris from clothes that have been run through the dryer. Because the clothes are of various colors and of different types of cloth the dryer lint will have a varied composition which generally includes plant and synthetic fibers with an occasional animal fiber as well.

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It might make an interesting experiment to look at dryer lint from different days or to compare your neighbor's dryer lint to your own. It might also be interesting to see if you can identify the different fibers in a piece of dryer lint, perhaps by comparing it to samples of known composition.

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