Nanocellulose Materials

Nanocellulose Materials

Fabrication and Industrial Applications

1st Edition - January 8, 2022

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  • Editors: Ramesh Oraon, Deepak Rawtani, Pardeep Singh, Dr. Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128241691
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128239636

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Nanocellulose Materials: Fabrication and Industrial Applications focuses on the practices, distribution and applications of cellulose at the nanoscale. The book delivers recent advancements, highlights new perspectives and generic approaches on the rational use of nanocellulose, and includes sustainability advantages over conventional sources towards green and sustainable industrial developments. The topics and sub-topics are framed to cover all key features of cellulose, from extraction to technological evolution. Nanocellulose has great potential due to its versatility and numerous applications, including the potential role of nanocellulose scaffold derivatives towards active involvement in the energy sector, chemical sensing, catalysis, food industry and anti-bacterial coatings towards land, agricultural and aquatic systems.

Key Features

  • Explores the whole spectrum of industrial scale fabrications and the utilization of nanocellulose as a sustainable material or as part of a sustainability agenda
  • Discusses the environmental, legal, health and safety issues of nanocellulose
  • Assesses the major challenges and opportunities for using nanocellulose at an industrial scale

Readership

Materials scientists and engineers

Table of Contents

  • Cover Image
  • Title Page
  • Copyright
  • Table of Contents
  • Contributors
  • Chapter 1 Bacterial cellulose nanofibers for separation, drug delivery, wound dressing, and tissue engineering applications
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Support as separation medium
  • 1.3 Wound dressings
  • 1.4 Drug delivery vehicle
  • 1.5 Tissue engineering applications
  • 1.6 Conclusions
  • References
  • Chapter 2 Industrial-scale fabrication and functionalization of nanocellulose
  • Abstract:
  • Keywords
  • 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Nanocellulose production
  • 2.3 Functionalization of nanocellulose
  • 2.4 Conclusions
  • References
  • Chapter 3 Nanocellulose in packaging industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 Preparation and types of Nano cellulose
  • 3.3 Types of packaging
  • 3.4 Applications of Nano cellulose in packaging
  • 3.5 Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 4 Nanocellulose hybrid systems: carriers of active compounds and aerogel/cryogel applications
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 Production of CNCs or CNFs and application in hybrid systems
  • 4.3 Production of CNC or CNF hybrid systems
  • 4.4 ChNP-CNC-based cryogels: a case study
  • 4.5 Conclusion and future challenges
  • References
  • Chapter 5 Recent developments of bacterial nanocellulose porous scaffolds in biomedical applications
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 5.1 Introduction
  • 5.2 Properties of BNC
  • 5.3 Importance of BNC in biomedical field
  • 5.4 Synthesis and fabrication: development of porous scaffolds
  • 5.5 Bacterial porous scaffold in various biomedical applications
  • 5.6 Conclusion and future perspectives
  • References
  • Chapter 6 Characteristic features and functions of nanocellulose for its feasible application in textile industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 6.1 Introduction
  • 6.2 Sources of nanocellulose
  • 6.3 Classification of nanocellulose structures
  • 6.4 Preparation of nanocellulose
  • 6.5 General techniques used (specific techniques)
  • 6.6 Pretreatment of nanocellulose
  • 6.7 Characterization and thermal analysis of nanocellulose particles
  • 6.8 Effects of nanocellulose on the properties of the textiles
  • 6.9 Applications, advantages, and limitations of nanocellulose
  • 6.10 Current trends and future scopes
  • 6.11 Conclusions
  • References
  • Chapter 7 Nanocellulose in plastic industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 7.1 Introduction
  • 7.2 Plastic in packaging
  • 7.3 Bioplastics
  • 7.4 Cellulose
  • 7.5 Nanocellulosic composites: potential to replace plastics
  • 7.6 Conclusions
  • References
  • Chapter 8 Nanocellulose in the sports industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 8.1 Introduction
  • 8.2 Nanocellulose–morphology and characteristics
  • 8.3 Nanocellulose in the sports industry
  • 8.4 Conclusion and future prospects
  • References
  • Chapter 9 Uses of nanocellulose in the environment industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 9.1 Introduction
  • 9.2 Nanocellulose-based adsorbent
  • 9.3 Photocatalysts based on nanocellulose
  • 9.4 Flocculants based on nanocellulose
  • 9.5 Nanocellulose uses in effluent treatment plant
  • 9.6 Biogenic NPs uses in agriculture
  • 9.7 Nanocellulose for air purification
  • 9.8 Nanopaper
  • 9.9 Nanocellulose uses in energy application
  • 9.10 Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 10 Application of nanocellulose as nanotechnology in water purification
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 10.1 Introduction
  • 10.2 NT-enabled multifunctional application of NC
  • 10.3 Effective role of NC as biosorbent
  • 10.4 Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 11 Cellulose-imidazole engineering hybrid materials/membrane for energy storage
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 11.1 Introduction
  • 11.2 Cellulose nanocrystals (CNCs) and cellulose nanofibrils (CNFs)
  • 11.3 Concluding remarks
  • Acknowledgment
  • Conflict of interest
  • References
  • Chapter 12 Nanocellulose in electronics and electrical industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 12.1 Introduction
  • 12.2 Fundamentals of nanocellulose in electronics
  • 12.3 Cellulose nanopaper as a substrate in electronic devices
  • 12.4 Printed electronics
  • 12.5 Applications of nanocellulose as green electronics
  • 12.6 Future remarks and conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 13 Nanocellulose in paper and wood industry
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 13.1 Introduction
  • 13.2 Application in wood and paper industry
  • 13.3 Papermaking
  • 13.4 Application of NC in papermaking
  • 13.5 Pulping
  • 13.6 Wet-end chemistry
  • 13.7 Paper coating
  • 13.8 Other application of NC in papermaking
  • 13.9 Challenges and future aspects in wood and paper industry
  • References
  • Chapter 14 Environmental, legal, health, and safety issue of nanocellulose
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 14.1 Introduction
  • 14.2 Characteristics of nanocellulose
  • 14.3 Properties of nanocellulose materials
  • 14.4 Preparation and types of nanocellulose
  • 14.5 Production and extraction nanocellulose
  • 14.6 Application of nanocellulose
  • 14.7 Health issues of nanocellulose
  • 14.8 Environmental issues related to nanocellulose
  • 14.9 Legal issues of nanocellulose
  • 14.10 Safety issues of nanocellulose
  • 14.11 Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 15 Integration of geospatial technology for mapping of algae: an economical perspective for assessing nanocellulose
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • 15.1 Introduction
  • 15.2 Remote sensing applications for mapping spatial algal cover and harmful algal blooms (HABs)
  • 15.3 Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)
  • 15.4 Sensors and cameras used in remote sensing for algal bloom mapping
  • 15.5 Quantitative analyses
  • 15.6 Future opportunities
  • 15.7 Socioeconomic impact
  • 15.8 Climate change
  • 15.9 Conclusions
  • References
  • Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 328
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2022
  • Published: January 8, 2022
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128241691
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128239636

About the Editors

Ramesh Oraon

Ramesh Oraon is an Assistant Professor (Department of Nanoscience and Technology, Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, India. His research areas are synthesis, functionalization, characterization of carbon materials, metal oxides, polymers and their electrochemical analysis for applications in energy storage, sensors, etc.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Nanoscience and Technology, Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, India

Deepak Rawtani

Deepak Rawtani, Ph.D., C. Eng, is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean at the School of Pharmacy, National Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar, India. His research is focused on forensic nanobiotechnology with a special emphasis on DNA‐nanoparticle interaction and functionalization of halloysite nanotubes for enzyme immobilization, drug delivery, and environmental applications. He is the author of more than 55 scientific papers as well as handbooks in his research domain.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor and Associate Dean, School of Pharmacy, National Forensic Sciences University (Ministry of Home Affairs), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

Pardeep Singh

Pardeep Singh
Dr. Pardeep Singh is presently working as an Assistant professor (Department of Environmental Science PGDAV College University of Delhi New Delhi, India. He obtained his doctorate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi.. He has also edited 30 books with various publishers.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Science, PGDAV College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

Dr. Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain

Dr. Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, PhD is an Adjunct Professor, Academic Advisor and Lab Director in the Department of Chemistry & Environmental Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, USA. His research is focused on Application of Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, in environment and analytical chemistry and various Industries. Dr. Hussain is the author of numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals as well as prolific author and editor of several (around 100) scientific monographs and books in his research areas.

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor and Director of Chemistry and EVSc Labs, Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, USA

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