Some synthetic fibres are made from petrochemicals

Example - Nylon, Polyster, Acrylic

So no trees are cut to make them.We can say that they help in conservation of forests


However Some synthetic fibres are made from wood pulp

Example Rayon

So making rayon requires cutting of trees

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