1st Edition

Engineering Technologies for Renewable and Recyclable Materials Physical-Chemical Properties and Functional Aspects

    346 Pages 21 Color & 116 B/W Illustrations
    by Apple Academic Press

    346 Pages 21 Color & 116 B/W Illustrations
    by Apple Academic Press

    346 Pages 21 Color & 116 B/W Illustrations
    by Apple Academic Press

    This new resource focuses on many recent advances in recycling and reuse of materials, outlining basic tools and novel approaches. It covers such important issues as e-waste recycling, bio-mass recycling, vermitechnology, recovery of metals, polymer recycling, environmental remediation, waste management, recycling of nanostructured materials, and more. Also included is coverage of new research in the use of laser spectroscopy, pyrolysis, and recycled biomaterials for biomedical applications.

    Recycling of Materials and Reduction of Waste

    Udayan De

    Chemical Recycling of Polyurethane Foams: A Review

    Ajay Vasudeo Rane, V. K. Abitha, K. Kanny, and Sabu Thomas

    Importance of Reusing and Recycling Electronic Wastes

    M. Neftalí Rojas-Valencia and Luz Quintero López

    Products from Clothing Waste

    Suman D. Mundkur and Ela M. Dedhia

    Recycling Solid Waste by Co-Processing

    M. Neftalí Rojas-Valencia, David Morillón Gálvez, Sergio Marín Maldonado, and Jorge Emigdio Sánchez Pólito

    Feedstock Recycling of Automobile Shredder Residue

    Haydary J. and Susa D.

    Modification and Reuse of Polyvinyl Chloride Using Polyaniline and Conducting Fillers

    B. Renjanadevi and K. E. George

    Recyclability of EPDM Rubber by Chemical Modification

    L. M. Polgar and F. Picchioni

    Wetting Studies as Enablers for Recycling and Reuse of Microfluidic Devices

    V. Madhurima

    Proposal for Recycling Organic and Inorganic Materials in an Ecological Park

    M. Neftalí Rojas-Valencia and Alfredo Galicia Martínez

    Removal of Mercury (II) Using Immobilized Papain: Experiment, Modeling and Optimization

    Aparupa Bhattacharyya, Susmita Dutta, and Srabanti Basu

    Studies on Effect of Coconut Pith on Thermoplastic Vulcanizates Based on Recycled Polypropylene/Reclaimed Ethylene Propylene Diene Rubber Composites

    V. K. Abitha, Ajay Vasudeo Rane, K. Kanny, and Sabu Thomas

    Calcium Lactate as a Promising Coagulant for the Pre-Treatment of Lignin Containing Wastewater

    A. Y. Zahrim and A. Nasimah

    Preparation and Characterization of Wood-Plastic Composite by Plastic Waste and Saw Dust

    Neenu George, Cincy George, Sona John, Aji Joseph, and Ivy Mathew

    Recycling of PVC Waste by Fabrication of NBR-PVC Blend

    Neenu George, Jithin Joy, Cintil Jose, and Ivy Mathew



    Jithin Joy, Sabu Thomas