In the woods, you might rack your brains imagining how something so tall and strong could be turned into something as thin and weak as a sheet of paper. The papermaking process begins with the raw wood, which is made up of fibers called “cellulose”. The cellulose fibers are stuck together with natural glue called
We associate paper so strongly with writing that it’s easy to forget its other uses. By the same token, we don’t often think about the fact that paper was an invention. The fact remains, however, that paper was once at the cutting edge of modern technology. Indeed, the material which was used not just for
Paper is one of the most common tools in our daily life. The invention of paper makes it easier for us to write, draw, and read. Paper also plays an essential role in industrial and agricultural production. We can’t imagine our life without paper. Paper is a powerful tool for cultural communication, scientific development and
The history of paper making derives from the ancient Egypt, the Egyptians made paper from reeds. Using cotton and linen fibers to make paper spreads to Europe in the 13th century, and people become more and more likely to make rag paper by using fabric, which is a factor contributes to the development of printing.