, Volume 25, Issue 7, pp 4167–4177 | Cite as

Effect of aluminosilicate on flame-retardant and mechanical properties of lignocellulose composite

  • Baokang Dang
  • Yipeng Chen
  • Ning Yang
  • Chunde Jin
  • Qingfeng Sun
Original Paper


Functionalized lignocellulose (LC) wrapped with aluminosilicate was fabricated via a facial mechanical grinding assisted hot-pressing method, which used for flame retardant composite. The aluminosilicate particles with an average size of 3 μm were distributed on the lignocellulose surface by hydrogen bonds and viscous polyacrylamide (PAM). The as-prepared aluminosilicate-PAM/lignocellulose (A-PAM/LC) composite exhibited the excellent flame-retardancy and mechanical properties. The thermal decomposition of A-PAM/LC composite delayed by 31 °C as the aluminosilicate was loaded. The heat release rate (HRR) and total heat release (THR) of A-PAM/LC composite was reduced by 20.6 and 41.1%, respectively. Meanwhile, the A-PAM/LC composite showed the maximum bending strength of 34.23 ± 1.52 MPa and increased by 67.3% compared to the PAM/LC composite.

Graphical Abstract

Aluminosilicate wrapped PAM/lignocellulose composite showed excellent flame-retardant and mechanical properties.


Lignocellulose Flame retardancy Mechanical properties Thermal analysis 



This research was supported by Special Fund for Forest Scientific Research in the Public Welfare (Grant No. 201504501), Scientific Research Foundation of Zhejiang A&F University (Grant No. 2014FR077).

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare no conflict of interests.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EngineeringZhejiang A&F UniversityHangzhouChina

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