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Microplásticos: impacto ambiental de polímeros fotodegradados
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2020-02-03)
Plastics have been studied for their environmental impact, since when discarded in the environment they do not disappear. Over time they degrade and fragment into smaller pieces, reaching the microscale. When exposed to ...
Obtenção de nanocelulose a partir da funcionalização da celulose por oxipropilação
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2020-03-27)
The present study aimed to obtain functionalized nanocellulose through the oxypropylation reaction. Thereunto, the cellulose was submitted to an initial activation step with a sodium hydroxide solution, and then the reaction ...
Desenvolvimento e caracterização de filmes poliméricos de amido de milho com incorporação de fibras de bagaço de cevada
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2020-03-25)
Interest in the use of starch for biodegradable films is growing due to being a natural, renewable, abundant and low cost source. However, starch films generally have low values of mechanical properties. Thus, this work ...
Comparação do método químico e método a plasma no preparo de nanocompósitos de prata e nanocelulose
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2020-04-02)
Cellulose, being a biodegradable material, flexible and with good mechanical resistance, has been attracting great interest in studies, as it is a biopolymer from a renewable source and widely available in nature. It can ...