Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science

Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science

Biomedical Applications of Green Composites

1st Edition - February 1, 2023

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  • Editors: Dr. Inamuddin, Tariq Altalhi
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323951692

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Biomedical Applications of Green Composites reviews the use of green composite materials in drug delivery, with a focus on capsules, resins and ceramides in biomedical fields. Chapters present green composites of polymeric origin and targeted delivery of drugs into various parts of the human body. Other sections in the book cover topics related to the applications of green composites in areas such as antimicrobial agents, pathogen control, surgical applications, dentistry and cancer therapy.

Key Features

  • Presents the biomedical applications of green composites
  • Provides an overview of targeted drug delivery
  • Discusses capsules and resins as drug delivery systems
  • Focuses on therapeutic applications of green composites
  • Summarizes applications of green composites as a disease control agent


Post-graduate students and academic researchers in chemistry, polymer science and technology, and other interdisciplinary fields of science and technology such as chemical and materials synthesis industries

Table of Contents

  • 1. Green composites for drugs capsule coatings
    2. Applications of bioresins and biopolymers derived from natural resources as composites in drug delivery
    3. Skin ceramides based systems in transdermal drug delivery and skin care
    4. Therapeutic applications of nano-biopolymers
    5. Biomedical applications of bio-degradable green composites
    6. Drug delivery
    7. Green composites materials as a carrier for pulmonary drug delivery
    8. Antimicrobial green composites
    9. Antibacterial and anti-fungal coating
    10. Peptide based composites for biomedical application: focus on the new age of pathogen control
    11. Composition, bio-functionalities and challenges in use of green composites in dentistry
    12. Eco-friendly synthesis of nano-silver and its potential biomedical benefits: a review
    13. Green technology driven novel, safe metal nanoparticles for cancer therapy: present facts, current needs and future trends
    14. Intrinsic healable bio composites
    15. Green nanocomposite using biological systems
    16. Recent trends in the applications of nanocomposites in theragnostic
    17. Biomaterials for surgical applications
    18. Advanced applications of polymeric green composites in medical bio-science - bone engineering

Product details

  • No. of pages: 350
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2023
  • Published: February 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323951692

About the Editors

Dr. Inamuddin

Dr. Inamuddin is an assistant professor at the Department of Applied Chemistry, Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He has extensive research experience in multidisciplinary fields of analytical chemistry, materials chemistry, electrochemistry, renewable energy, and environmental science. He has worked on different research projects funded by various government agencies and universities and is the recipient of awards, including the Department of Science and Technology, India, Fast-Track Young Scientist Award and Young Researcher of the Year Award 2020 from Aligarh Muslim University. He has published about 200 research articles in various international scientific journals, 18 book chapters, and 155 edited books with multiple well-known publishers. His current research interests include ion exchange materials, a sensor for heavy metal ions, biofuel cells, supercapacitors, and bending actuators.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh-202002, India

Tariq Altalhi

Dr. Tariq Altalhi is Assistant Professor at Department of Applied Chemistry. Nanotechnology, and Chemistry at Taif University, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Altalhi’s research focuses on the transformation of solid organic waste to valuable nanomaterials and economic nanostructure as well as exploration of natural extracts and their application in generation of value-added products such as nanomaterials, incense, etc. Through his work as an independent researcher, he has led a group of multidisciplinary researchers encompassing fields including chemistry, materials science, biology, and pharmaceutical science.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of the Department of Chemistry and Vice Dean of Science College, Taif University, Saudi Arabia

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