Bioplásticos

Bioplásticos

Enhancing the Biomedical Properties of Electrospun Nanofibers
14/06/2022 - By Shaheer RehanJun 14 2022Reviewed by Megan Craig,...
Oral Biomedical Applications of Chitosan
- Chitosan and chitosan derivatives have increasingly found application in the biomedical sciences. A review on the use of these materials in oral biomedicine has been published in the...
Graphene-Oxide Enabled Bioplastics for Food Packaging Use
- Scientists from the University of Aveiro in Portugal have reported the development of new starch/chitosan biofilms for use in food packaging. The films have been functionalized with rGO,...
The Sustainable Applications of Chitosan
- A mini-review has been published in the journal Polymers on chitosan’s potential for sustainable...
Hybrid Nanobeads Suggested for Anti-Inflammatory Drug Design
17/03/2022 - By Samudrapom DamMar 17 2022Reviewed by Susha Cheriyedath, M.Sc.A group of researchers recently published a...
Natural additives improve biodegradable plastics
- Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The times in which we live have often been described as "The Plastic Age" for obvious reasons. The invention and widespread adoption of...
Using shrimp shells to construct better composite membranes
- A team of KAUST chemical engineers has designed a sustainable thin-film composite membrane made from a natural nontoxic polymer derived from shrimp shell waste. Credit: Original artwork created by...
Antimicrobial Cotton Fabric Made from Silver Nanoparticle Nanogel
29/11/2021 - By Shaheer RehanNov 29 2021Reviewed by Megan CraigAn article published in the journal
Biotechnologists developed an effective technology for nutrient biocapture from wastewater - Bio-based News -
02/03/2021 - Biotechnologists from RUDN University in collaboration with Lomonosov MSU and Kurchatov institute made an important contribution to the technology of phosphate and nitrate biocapture from...
Improving Medical Textiles Using Polymers
13/06/2018 - The medical field relies on many materials to function, a large portion of which are textiles. Cotton fabric, composed of cellulose fibers, is one such textile that has broad applications in the...