Color print advertisement for Saran fabric, made from Saran textile monofilaments. Saran is the trade name for polyvinylidene chloride, which can be formed into monofilaments or a thin plastic film. The advertisement features illustrated scenes showing the different uses of Saran, including a woman in a car with a young boy dressed for hockey, a man looking at a dog sitting on an upholstered chair, and a woman picking up a set of suitcases. The accompanying text describes different uses of Saran fibers in upholstery, fabrics and other consumer goods.
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Dow Chemical Company. “You'Ll Like It Better If It's Saran,” circa 1950. Advertisements from the Dow Chemical Historical Collection, Box 9. Science History Institute. Philadelphia. https://digital.sciencehistory.org/works/rc5j8fz.
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