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Nylon molecule. Computer model of a molecule of nylon-6. Atoms are represented as spheres and are colour-coded: carbon (pink), hydrogen (white), oxygen (yellow) and nitrogen (blue). Nylon-6 is a polymer made from a single type of monomer, caprolactam. It is a synthetic product that can be made to form fibres that are manufactured into textiles, or a mouldable solid.
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