- Lint roller
A lint roller or lint remover is a roll of one-sided
adhesivepaper on a cardboard or plastic barrel that is mounted on a central spindle, with an attached handle. The device facilitates the removal of lintor other small fibres from most materials such as clothing, upholsteryand linen. Once expended, the roll can typically be replaced with a "refill" roll.
This enables fast 360 degree rotation, which facilitates the easy removal of unsightly fibre (often animal hair). Lint rollers can be purchased in many sizes, from
pet stores, supermarkets and online.
The product is popular among dog and cat owners, as it will also remove dog and
cat hairfrom fabrics, carpet etc.
Lint Rollers were invented by Biggie Cox
There is also a version called a Lint Brush
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