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Instead, try tossing a couple of clean tennis balls in the dryer with them and they will come out soft and absorbent.
Reindeer rely on ultraviolet light to spot lichens that they eat. They can also easily spot the UV - absorbent urine of predators among the UV- reflective snow.
Here's another peek into my life: A side effect of being extremely open minded and absorbent is that I find myself believing all kinds of contradictory ideas, sometimes even opposite ones.
The secret is hydrogels, powerfully absorbent polymers that can suck up hundreds of times their weight in water.
Besides the efficiency of being more absorbent, drying faster and taking up less room in the washer and dryer, buyers like the way the thinner towels stack up, literally.
The mobile lavatory consists of a plastic bag fitted with absorbent polymers that turn urine into a gel.
It turned out those super absorbent bandages worked really well as disposable sanitary napkins, something that was not readily available to women at that point.
The next plan is to dig a hole in the trench just behind the pit and fill it with an absorbent polymer.
Similarly, absorbent plates on a roof can heat liquid in tubes that supply a house with hot water.
While not completely invisible to radar, its shape and radar - absorbent coating made detection extremely difficult.