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Green Polymer Composites Technology

Properties and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Inamuddin

CRC Press

591 pages | 30 Color Illus. | 289 B/W Illus.

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Description

This book is a comprehensive introduction to "green" or environmentally friendly polymer composites developed using renewable polymers of natural origin such as starch, lignin, cellulose acetate, poly-lactic acid (PLA), polyhydroxylalkanoates (PHA), polyhydroxylbutyrate (PHB), etc., and the development of modern technologies for preparing green composites with various applications. The book also discusses major applications of green polymer composites in industries such as medicine, biotechnology, fine chemicals and engineering.

Table of Contents

Binders. Food Packaging Applications. Foam Products for Industrial Sectors. Foam Products for Clinical Applications. Hygiene Cosmetics. Building Materials. Biomedical and Tissue Engineering. Utilities. Textile Applications. Agriculture Applications. Funerary Goods. Automobile Applications. Utensils. Natural Rubber. Kraft Soft Wood. Coatings.

About the Editor

Dr. Inamuddin is an assistant professor in the Department of Applied Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh, India. He has extensive research experience in the multidisciplinary fields of analytical chemistry, materials chemistry and electrochemistry and, more specifically, renewable energy and environment.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC010000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General
TEC021000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Material Science