TITLE

Lac

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Lac, a resinous substance produced by the lac insect and used to make shellac. Shellac is used as a finish and in making lacquer and polishes. It is also used to stiffen felt hats and as an electrical insulator.
ACCESSION #
37309647

 

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