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Cellulose

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Cellulosic fibers are becoming increasingly important in many industrial sectors. Indeed, their availability, low cost, and durability make them suitable for application in various fields. This book presents important information about the structure of cellulose as well as its uses and applications. Topics covered include: the dynamic modeling of cellulose industry systems for biofuels in the United States; the integration of alternative raw materials to wood in biorefinery processes; the influence of size classification on the properties of cellulose materials; the chemistry of cellulose, its extraction, and its properties; cellulases; and enzymatic treatments for producing surface activation on cellulosic fibers.

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CelluloseEdited by Alejandro Rodríguez Pascual

Published: December 18th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.75244

ISBN: 978-1-83968-057-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-056-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-058-8

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Insights from over 10 Years of Cellulosic Biofuel Modeling

By Daniel Inman, Emily Newes, Brian Bush, Laura Vimmerstedt and Steve Peterson

125

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2. Alternative Raw Materials for Pulp and Paper Production in the Concept of a Lignocellulosic Biorefinery

By María Eugenia Eugenio, David Ibarra, Raquel Martín-Sampedro, Eduardo Espinosa, Isabel Bascón and Alejandro Rodríguez

159

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3. Influence of Size Classifications on the Structural and Solid-State Characterization of Cellulose Materials

By Oluyamo Sunday Samuel and Adekoya Mathew Adefusika

73

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4. An Update on Overview of Cellulose, Its Structure and Applications

By Praveen Kumar Gupta, Shreeya Sai Raghunath, Deepali Venkatesh Prasanna, Priyadharsini Venkat, Vidhya Shree, Chandrananthi Chithananthan, Shreya Choudhary, Krithika Surender and Keerthana Geetha

545

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5. Microbial Cellulases: An Overview and Applications

By Sandhya Jayasekara and Renuka Ratnayake

1060

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6. Multi-Finishing of Polyester and Polyester Cotton Blend Fabrics Activated by Enzymatic Treatment and Loaded with Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

By Naser Gad Al-Balakocy, Khaled El-Badry and Talaat Mahmoud Hassan

49

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