wood wool


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wood wool

(wud wul),
a specially prepared, uncompressed, wood fiber used for surgical dressings.
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Wood Wool UK proprietor Jonathan Pardoe said: "We like to donate to zoos when they've had a special birth; it gives us a lot of pleasure and is our way of helping endangered primates."
The company's wood wool is more frequently found as the packaging in Fortnum and Mason and Harvey Nichols' luxury food hampers.