8. Production, Chemistry and Properties of Cellulose-Based Materials

  1. David Plackett
  1. Mohamed Naceur Belgacem1 and
  2. Alessandro Gandini2

Published Online: 6 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119994312.ch8

Biopolymers - New Materials for Sustainable Films and Coatings

Biopolymers - New Materials for Sustainable Films and Coatings

How to Cite

Belgacem, M. N. and Gandini, A. (2011) Production, Chemistry and Properties of Cellulose-Based Materials, in Biopolymers - New Materials for Sustainable Films and Coatings (ed D. Plackett), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119994312.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Risø National Laboratory for Sustainable Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Roskilde, Denmark

Author Information

  1. 1

    Grenoble INP-Pagora, St. Martin d'Hères, France

  2. 2

    CICECO and Chemistry Department, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683415

Online ISBN: 9781119994312

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Keywords:

  • Production, Chemistry and Properties of Cellulose-Based Materials;
  • Pristine Cellulose as a Source of New Materials;
  • Novel Cellulose Solvents;
  • Cellulose-Based Composites and Superficial Fiber Modification;
  • Cellulose Coupled with Nanoparticles;
  • Electronic Applications;
  • Biomedical Applications;
  • Cellulose Derivatives;
  • anhydroglucose units (AGU);
  • Bacterial cellulose (BC)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pristine Cellulose as a Source of New Materials

  • Novel Cellulose Solvents

  • Cellulose-Based Composites and Superficial Fiber Modification

  • Cellulose Coupled with Nanoparticles

  • Electronic Applications

  • Biomedical Applications

  • Cellulose Derivatives

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References