A review of the chemical modification techniques of starch.

Abstract

Starch is a naturally occurring storage copolymer with unique physicochemical properties. There are, however, some key structural properties of starch that can be modified in order to functionalize the copolymer to meet specific requirements. Specifically, the chemical modification of starch provides a variety of physicochemical benefits, some of which have… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2016.09.094

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