Nanocellulose Crystals from Coir Fibre for Template Application

Abstract

Undried coir cellulose was prepared by chlorite bleaching method and hydrolyzed by 50% sulphuric acid to obtain highly crystalline nanocellulose. The proximate analysis of the coir fibre such as; moisture, ash, crude fibre, protein and its mineral composition were investigated using the AOAC standard protocol. The effect of hydrolysis on coir cellulose… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ikhuoria2015NanocelluloseCF, title={Nanocellulose Crystals from Coir Fibre for Template Application}, author={Esther U Ikhuoria and S. O. Omorogbe and O. G. Agbonlahor and R. A. Etiuma}, year={2015} }