Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Pei Dong, Raghavan Prasanth, Fangbo Xu, Xifan Wang, Bo Li, Ravi Shankar
    Pages 1-15
  3. N. L. García, L. Famá, N. B. D’Accorso, S. Goyanes
    Pages 17-77
  4. A. P. Lemes, T. L. A. Montanheiro, F. R. Passador, N. Durán
    Pages 79-108
  5. Leandro Ludueña, Juan Morán, Vera Alvarez
    Pages 109-135
  6. Nurhidayatullaili Muhd Julkapli, Samira Bagheri, S. M. Sapuan
    Pages 155-214
  7. Kannan Badri Narayanan, Anil K. Suresh, Natarajan Sakthivel
    Pages 215-231
  8. Ankita Hazarika, Prasanta Baishya, Tarun K. Maji
    Pages 233-257
  9. Johnsy George, S. N. Sabapathi, Siddaramaiah
    Pages 259-293
  10. Mohammad Soheilmoghaddam, Raheleh Heidar Pour, Mat Uzir Wahit, Harintharavimal Balakrishnan
    Pages 295-321
  11. Ida Idayu Muhamad, Mohd Harfiz Salehudin, Eraricar Salleh
    Pages 323-365
  12. Adina Maria Dobos, Mihaela-Dorina Onofrei, Silvia Ioan
    Pages 367-398
  13. Rekha Rose Koshy, Siji K. Mary, Laly A. Pothan, Sabu Thomas
    Pages 433-467
  14. Selvaraj Mohana Roopan, Gunabalan Madhumitha
    Pages 495-511

About this book


This book contains precisely referenced chapters, emphasizing environment-friendly polymer nanocomposites with basic fundamentals, practicality and alternatives to traditional nanocomposites through detailed reviews of different environmental friendly materials procured from different resources, their synthesis and applications using alternative green approaches. The book aims at explaining basics of eco-friendly polymer nanocomposites from different natural resources and their chemistry along with practical applications which present a future direction in the biomedical, pharmaceutical and automotive industry. The book attempts to present emerging economic and environmentally friendly polymer nanocomposites that are free from side effects studied in the traditional nanocomposites. This book is the outcome of contributions by many experts in the field from different disciplines, with various backgrounds and expertises. This book will appeal to researchers as well as students from different disciplines. The content includes industrial applications and will fill the gap between the research works in laboratory to practical applications in related industries.


Eco-friendly Nanomaterials Green Techniques Polymer Nanocomposites Renewable Resources Sustainable Materials

Editors and affiliations

  • Vijay Kumar Thakur
    • 1
  • Manju Kumari Thakur
    • 2
  1. 1.Mechanical and Materials EngineeringWashington State UniversityPullmanUSA
  2. 2.ChemistryHimachal Pradesh UniversityShimlaIndia

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