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Effects of electron beam treatment on cotton linter for the preparation of nanofibrillated cellulose
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Effects of electron beam treatment on cotton linter for the preparation of nanofibrillated cellulose
Le, Van Hai; Seo, Yung Bum;
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Nanofibrillated cellulose (NFC) was prepared from cotton linter after electron beam irradiation to investigate its effects on the manufacturing efficiency of the NFC preparation and the property changes by the treatment. Mechanical device (Super Masscolloider) was used to prepare the NFC and its passing frequency for each NFC preparation was recorded. More electron beam irradiation resulted in less passing frequency. Alpha cellulose content, molecular weight, crystallinity index, and thermal decomposition behavior of each treatment were lowered by electron beam treatment (10 and 100 kGy) and grinding process. NFC films were prepared to investigate their mechanical properties. There were little changes in tensile properties of the NFC films.
nanofibrillated cellulose (NFC);electron beam treatment;grinding;NFC film;mechanical properties;
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