7. Polyvinyl Modified Guar-gum Bioplastics for Packaging Applications

  1. Srikanth Pilla
  1. Ashutosh Tiwari,
  2. Dohiko Terada and
  3. Hisatoshi Kobayash

Published Online: 19 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118203699.ch7

Handbook of Bioplastics and Biocomposites Engineering Applications

Handbook of Bioplastics and Biocomposites Engineering Applications

How to Cite

Tiwari, A., Terada, D. and Kobayash, H. (2011) Polyvinyl Modified Guar-gum Bioplastics for Packaging Applications, in Handbook of Bioplastics and Biocomposites Engineering Applications (ed S. Pilla), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118203699.ch7

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Biomaterials Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Ibaragi, Japan

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:

  • Polyvinyl;
  • guar gum;
  • graft polymerization;
  • packaging

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Structure and Physical Properties of Guar Gum

  • Modification of Guar Gum

  • Characterization

  • Conclusions and Future Challenges

  • Acknowledgements