Preparation of banana (Musa Paradisiaca) peel as cellulose powder in hybrid polymer matrix: A review

@inproceedings{Yusuf2019PreparationOB,
  title={Preparation of banana (Musa Paradisiaca) peel as cellulose powder in hybrid polymer matrix: A review},
  author={Nik Alnur Auli Nik Yusuf and Mahani Yusoff and Bashree Abu Bakar and Arlina Ali and Nadiah Ameran and Mohammad Khairul Azhar Abdul Razab and Anika Zafiah Mohd Rus and Noraini Marsi and Nursaidatulsyida Sulong},
  year={2019}
}
Banana (Musa Paradisiaca) peels are usually considered as wastes and discarded during the processing, which contribute to polluting the environment. Hence this study is evaluating the potential of waste banana peel as powders and applies in the polymer matrix as alternative for future used. Banana peel is used widely because of its nutritional values and its healthy. In past, there are studies that show banana plant parts, and their fruits can be used to treat the human diseases. Banana peel is… CONTINUE READING