The PP filter tow can absorb harmful components such as tar. It is helpful for smokers health.
Acetate tow, a fibre primarily used in cigarette filters, is a continuous band held together by crimp, which is a wave configuration set into the band during production. Celanese provides a diverse range of cellulose acetate tow products to meet a variety of cigarette rod properties.
Cellulose acetate is primarily used in the manufacture of cigarette filter tow, which is used in the majority of cigarette filters around the world.
Many people have the mistaken belief that smoking filtered cigarettes is safer than smoking unfiltered cigarettes. Filtered cigarettes are no safer than unfiltered cigarettes. Filters do not protect you from harmful chemicals and may even be more dangerous than unfiltered cigarettes.