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Metabolic engineering of betacyanin in vegetables for anti?inflammatory therapy
03/02/2023 - Betalains, which consist of the subgroups betaxanthins and betacyanins, are hydrophilic pigments that have classically been used for food colorants. Owing to their strong antioxidant property, their...
Aqueous binders compatible with ionic liquid electrolyte for high?performance aluminum?ion batteries
03/02/2023 - The incompatibility of poly(vinylidene difluoride) (PVDF) with acidic ionic liquid electrolytes and the use of toxic and high?cost N?Methyl pyrrolidone (NMP) solvents hinder the wide application of...
Micro?nano structure constructed AA7055 superhydrophobic surface with long service life and high corrosion resistance
02/02/2023 - AbstractIt is crucial and significant to boost the utilization of renewable resources and exploitation of biodegradable materials alternative to petrochemical plastics. Waste paper, mainly composed...
A pesticide sustained?release microcapsule from cellulose nanocrystal stabilized Pickering emulsion template
02/02/2023 - AbstractNowadays, polyurethanes with multifunctional and multiple shape memory effects, especially those without the use of toxic phosgene and isocyanate, have attracted significant attention. In...
Theoretical and experimental investigation of solubility and Young's modulus models for polyhydroxybutyrate?based electrospun scaffolds
02/02/2023 - AbstractThe preparation technology of sustained release is a significant value of fragrance microcapsules. This article used quaternary ammonium chitosan (HACC) with antibacterial properties as the...
Polypyrrole-modified multi-functional coatings for improved electro-conductive, hydrophilic and flame-retardant properties of polyamide 66 textiles
03/02/2023 - AbstractMulti-functional textiles have received much attention in the technical textile field for their novel functionalities available in a single substrate. Polyamide 66 (PA66), being an...
Potentiality of Rod-Type Chitosan Adsorbent Derived from Sewage Sludge
04/02/2023 - The potential use of wastewater sludge as a biosorbent for the removal of various metals and metalloids from aqueous solutions was investigated. The sludge was immobilized in a rod shape with...
Gellan Gum-Montmorillonite Nanocomposites for Electrochromic Devices
03/02/2023 - The present paper shows the results of nanocomposite polymer electrolytes (SPEs) of montmorillonite (MMT; Na+SYN-1) and gellan gum obtained by the solution casting method. The membrane samples were...
Alginate-Based Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles Coating Extends Storage Life and Maintains Quality Parameters of Mango Fruits “cv. Kiett”
05/02/2023 - In this study, we describe the synthesis of zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) and evaluate the impact of alginate-based ZnO NPs (Alg–ZnO NPs) on microbiological activity, storage...
Bread Products from Blends of African Climate Resilient Crops: Baking Quality, Sensory Profile and Consumers’ Perception
05/02/2023 - With food insecurity rising dramatically in Sub-Saharan Africa, promoting the use of sorghum, cowpea and cassava flours in staple food such as bread may reduce wheat imports and stimulate the local...
Development of a Novel Low-Calorie Lime Juice-Based Prebiotic Beverage Using a Combined Design Optimization Methodology
03/02/2023 - A novel lime-juice based low-calorie functional beverage was developed by using D-optimal combined design optimization. For the preparation of the beverage, the following functional ingredients were...
A Numerical Model for Understanding the Development of Adhesion during Drying of Cellulose Model Surfaces
04/02/2023 - Adhesion is crucial for the development of mechanical properties in fibre-network materials, such as paper or other cellulose fibre biocomposites. The stress transfer within the network is possible...
Study on Epoxy Resin Composite Reinforced with Rice Straw Fiber
06/02/2023 - In order to enhance the performance of the epoxy resin-prepared materials, straw fiber was used as the reinforcing base in this study. The principle of this study is to use the cellulose component...
Integration of Pre-Treatment with UF/RO Membrane Process for Waste Water Recovery and Reuse in Agro-Based Pulp and Paper Industry
- This recent study aims to evaluate the efficacy of membrane filtration on recovery of water resource from agro-waste such as bagasse, crop-based pulp and paper mill waste. A mini pilot scale membrane...
Facile Preparation of Cellulose Aerogels with Controllable Pore Structure
03/02/2023 - Cellulose aerogels are the latest generation of aerogels and have also received extensive attention due to their renewable and biocompatible properties. Herein, cellulose aerogel was facilely...
Cellulose-Based Scaffolds: A Comparative Study for Potential Application in Articular Cartilage
03/02/2023 - Osteoarthritis is a highly prevalent disease worldwide that leads to cartilage loss. Tissue engineering, involving scaffolds, cells, and stimuli, has shown to be a promising strategy for its repair....
The Fabrication of Gelatin–Elastin–Nanocellulose Composite Bioscaffold as a Potential Acellular Skin Substitute
03/02/2023 - Gelatin usage in scaffold fabrication is limited due to its lack of enzymatic and thermal resistance, as well as its mechanical weakness. Hence, gelatin requires crosslinking and reinforcement with...
Chitin and Chitosan as Polymers of the Future—Obtaining, Modification, Life Cycle Assessment and Main Directions of Application
04/02/2023 - Natural polymers are very widespread in the world, which is why it is so important to know about the possibilities of their use. Chitin is the second most abundant reproducible natural polymer in...
Improved Denitrification Performance of Polybutylene Succinate/Corncob Composite Carbon Source by Proper Pretreatment: Performance, Functional Genes and Microbial Community Structure
05/02/2023 - Blending biodegradable polymers with plant materials is an effective method to improve the biodegradability of solid carbon sources and save denitrification costs, but the recalcitrant lignin in...
Synergistic Effects of 1-Octyl-3-Methylimidazolium Hexafluorophosphate and Cellulose Nanocrystals on Improving Polyacrylate Waterborne Anti-Corrosion Coatings
06/02/2023 - In this study, three copolymers of poly(methyl methacrylate) and poly(butyl acrylate) (PMMA-co-PBA) latex containing 1-octyl-3 methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate (C8mimPF6), cellulose nanocrystals...
Impact of Different Ratios of Lignin Waste and Liquid Glass on the Performance Characteristics of Biopolyurethane Foams
06/02/2023 - In the current study, biopolyurethane foam was modified with 2.5–10 wt.% lignin waste (LigW) and liquid glass (LG)-modified LigW particles at different LigW/LG ratios—1:1...