kapok, definition of


Kapok trees produce a fluffy fiber in their seed pods. The kapok fiber is a substitute for down.

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    As long as industry and infrastructure relies on oil to function, there will be spills. Cleaning up such disasters, like the recent Mayflower, Arkansas rupture, can be costly and time consuming. Even the chemicals that are used to disperse and absorb...
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