15. Bioplastics and Vegetal Fiber Reinforced Bioplastics for Automotive Applications

  1. Srikanth Pilla
  1. Daniela Rusu1,2,
  2. Séverine A.E. Boyer1,2,
  3. Marie-France Lacrampe1,2 and
  4. Patricia Krawczak1,2

Published Online: 19 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118203699.ch15

Handbook of Bioplastics and Biocomposites Engineering Applications

Handbook of Bioplastics and Biocomposites Engineering Applications

How to Cite

Rusu, D., Boyer, S. A.E., Lacrampe, M.-F. and Krawczak, P. (2011) Bioplastics and Vegetal Fiber Reinforced Bioplastics for Automotive Applications, in Handbook of Bioplastics and Biocomposites Engineering Applications (ed S. Pilla), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118203699.ch15

Editor Information

  1. Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Univ. Lille Nord de France, F-59000, Lille, France

  2. 2

    Ecole des Mines de Douai, Department of Polymers and Composites Technology & Mechanical Engineering, Douai, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 5 JUL 2011

Book Series:

  1. Wiley-Scrivener

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470626078

Online ISBN: 9781118203699

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Keywords:

  • bioplastics;
  • biocomposites;
  • automotive applications;
  • polylactic acid;
  • thermoplastic starch;
  • polyamides;
  • polyolefins;
  • polyurethanes;
  • unsaturated polyesters;
  • epoxy;
  • natural/vegetal fibers;
  • processing;
  • recycling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Bioplastics for Automotive Applications

  • Biocomposites Based on Bioplastics for Automotive Applications

  • Specific Issues Concerning Processing and Recycling

  • General Conclusions