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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Areas
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1 - Storing, Drying and Cleaning Seed Cotton
2 - Separating Lint from Seed
3 - Cleaning Lint
4 - Packaging Lint
5 - Controlling the Ginning Process
6 - Collecting and Utilizing Gin Byproducts
7 - Reducing Air and Noise Pollution Incident to Ginning
Cleaning Lint
  • Relationship between dryer temperature, moisture content and neps and short fiber content.

  • Effectiveness of air-type lint cleaners at commercial ginning plants.

  • Use of air-type lint cleaners to remove seed-coat fragments.

  • Updating multiple lint cleaning recommendations to meet new grading standards.

  • Adapting mill-type lint cleaners for use at cotton gins.

  • Effect of lint cleaner grid bar parameters on cleaning efficiency.

  • Developing new lint cleaning technology.

  • Reducing fiber waste.

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Last Modified: 6/17/2010
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