Bioplastics

 

Bioplastics

Construction of fully bio?based flame retardant and antibacterial coating on polyester fabric with chitosan and ammonium phytate
03/07/2024 - Process of construction and application of polymeric films based on PCL?PEG in contact with MSCs in cell differentiation applied in bone regeneration for C57BL/6J mice.AbstractBone fractures are one...
Thermal and rheological properties and processability of thermoplastic lignocellulose
03/07/2024 - The novel chitosan/polymethyl methacrylate/polyethyleneimine nanofiber (NF) membranes have been prepared for the removal of heavy metal ions Cr(VI). The NF membranes exhibit satisfactory stability...
Antibacterial, Antifungal, and Cytotoxic Potential of PlumbaginLoaded pH-Responsive Vaginal Nanoformulations
- Abstract Plumbagin is a naphthoquinone from the roots of the Plumbago species and exhibits anticancer activity. Translational usage of plumbagin in biomedical sciences is...
Preparation and Application of Polyvinyl Alcohol/Chitosan Quaternary Ammonium Salt/Polyacrylamide-Based Double Network Hydrogel
24/06/2024 - Most functional hydrogels have biocompatibility problems in the pursuit of high performance, and there is an urgent need to study the problem of maintaining good biocompatibility and making...
Combination of irradiated chitosan and microbial agent to reduce downy mildew on grapevine cv. Thompson seedless
18/06/2024 - Globally sustainable disease management ensuring high quality in grapes is in demand as it holds significant importance as a versatile fruit for consumption, winemaking, and production of various...
Synthesis of a superabsorbent hydrogel from Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam seed polysaccharides and its application in relieving drought stress in plants
12/06/2024 - Illustration of curcumin (Cur)?loaded polyvinyl alcohol (PVA)/chitosan (CS) composite mat production and characterizations.AbstractRecently, researchers have shown increasing interest in...
Assessing the reinforcement effect by response surface methodology of holocellulose from spent coffee grounds on biopolymeric films as food packaging materials
07/06/2024 - The pollution caused by petroleum?derived plastic materials has become a major environmental problem that has encouraged the development of new compostable and environmentally friendly materials for...
In vitro degradation, swelling, and bioactivity performances of in situ forming injectable chitosan?matrixed hydrogels for bone regeneration and drug delivery
05/06/2024 - This study by Kocak et al. presents in?vitro characterizations of smart in?situ forming Chitosan matrixed injectable hydrogels integrated with Hydroxyapatite and conjugated with Heparin for...
Tailoring of Gelatin-Chitosan Nanofibers Functionalized with Eucalyptus Essential Oil via Electroblowing for Potential Food Packaging and Wound Dressing Applications
04/06/2024 - In recent years, new approaches to fabricating nanofiber networks for potential applications in wound dressing and food packaging have been in the spotlight. This study aimed to produce functional...
Starch?chitosan blends: A comprehensive review on the preparation, physicochemical properties and applications
30/05/2024 - Starch and chitosan, polysaccharides derived from natural sources, have significant potential across various domains. Starch is extracted from starch?bearing plants, such as potatoes, whereas...
Tough bilayer thermo?responsive hydrogel actuator reinforced by Fe3+ complexation
22/05/2024 - Fibrication of nanoparticles from quince apple and then tranforming into magnesium hydroxide embidded polyurathane nanofibers with chitosan using hydrohernal reactor.AbstractThe study aimed to...
Design of Highly Porous Materials Based on Chitosan/Pectin Interpolyelectrolyte Complex for Wound Healing Application
09/05/2024 - Interpolyelectrolyte complexes (IPECs) of polysaccharides are multifunctional polymer materials that improve the mechanical and physicochemical properties of individual polysaccharides. In this...
Injectable pH? and ultrasound?responsive dual?crosslinked dextran/chitosan/TiO2 nanocomposite hydrogels for antibacterial applications
23/05/2024 - Combining exogenous and endogenous antibacterial mechanisms has been demonstrated to enhance therapeutic efficacy significantly. This study constructs an innovative type of exogenous and endogenous...
Fabrication and Mechanical Properties of Chitosan/FHA Scaffolds
04/07/2023 - Fluor?hydroxyapatite (FHA) is a biomaterial with dental and orthopedic potential that is highly regarded as a result of bioactivity and high biocompatibility. Chitosan is used as a growth promoting...
A Review on Hydrogen Generation by Photo?, Electro?, and Photoelectro?Catalysts Based on Chitosan, Chitin, Cellulose, and Carbon Materials Obtained from These Biopolymers
25/07/2023 - Biopolymer?based catalysts like chitosan, chitin, and cellulose offer sustainability and high efficiency both as the catalyst or catalyst support in a broad range of applications, especially in...
Physicochemical Characteristics of Chitosan–Alginate Scaffold Containing Atorvastatin
30/08/2023 - In addition to being a lipid?lowering medication, atorvastatin (ATV) is an anti?inflammatory agent. When there is a bone defect or inflammation of adjacent tissues, it aids in bone repair. This study...
Removal of Dye from Wastewater Using a Novel Composite Film Incorporating Nanocellulose
20/01/2023 - Research shows that the composite material is used as an adsorbent to remove pollutants from wastewater. This work is aimed at producing a novel composite film comprising chitosan, polyvinyl alcohol,...
Sustainable Zn2+ removal using highly efficient, novel, and cost-effective chitosan-magnetic biochar composite
21/05/2024 - This study focused on the development of a sustainable and low-cost adsorbent derived from the chitosan-biochar composite for the removal of Zn2+ from an aqueous solution. Biochar was prepared...
Polyurethane nanofibers incorporated magnesium hydroxide followed by hydrothermal treatment using chitosan and silver nanoparticles to improve the biological properties
22/05/2024 - Aramid pulps treated with ionic liquids and the main viscoelastic response for the composites.AbstractThree ethanolic solutions containing different imidazolium ionic liquids (IL), namely...
In Situ Growth of Cu-BTC on Polypropylene for High-Efficiency Antibacterial Air Filters
19/05/2024 - In many countries and regions, air pollution has become an environmental problem that cannot be ignored. Therefore, air filters with high efficiency, low resistance and strong antibacterial...
Foliar spraying of chitosan promotes selenium uptake in grapevine planted in soil supplemented with sodium selenite
15/05/2024 - Selenium (Se) is an important trace element for human body, and the fruit Se source is one option for human Se supplementation. To increase grapevine uptake of Se, grape seedlings were transplanted...