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Mechanical properties of poly lactic acid/kenaf core biocomposite

Wan Abd. Rahman, Wan Aizan (2012) Mechanical properties of poly lactic acid/kenaf core biocomposite. In: National Symposium on Polymeric Materials 2012 (NS 2012).

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Abstract

Poly(lactic acid) or polylactic acid or polylactide (PLA) is a biodegradable and bioactive thermoplastic aliphatic polyester derived from renewable resources, such as corn starch (in the United States and Canada), cassava roots, chips or starch (mostly in Asia), or sugarcane (in the rest of the world). In 2010, PLA had the second highest consumption volume of any bioplastic of the world.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:34132
Deposited By: Liza Porijo
Deposited On:20 Aug 2017 04:10
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