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Lignocellulosic Materials and Their Use in Bio-based Packaging

  • Lina Fernanda Ballesteros
  • Michele Michelin
  • António Augusto Vicente
  • José António Teixeira
  • Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Also part of the Biobased Polymers book sub series (BRIEFSBP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 1-11
  3. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 13-33
  4. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 35-47
  5. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 49-63
  6. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 65-85
  7. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 87-94
  8. Lina Fernanda Ballesteros, Michele Michelin, António Augusto Vicente, José António Teixeira, Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    Pages 95-97

About this book

Introduction

This brief provides a comprehensive review of lignocellulosic materials and their primary role in the future development of bio-based packaging. Topics such as: sources and extraction methods of lignocellulosic materials; main constituents of lignocellulosic materials; functionality of lignocellulosic materials; the development of bio-based and biodegradable packaging; incorporation of lignocellulosic materials in bio-based packaging materials; properties and functionality of bio-based packaging, are discussed by authors who are experts in the field. 


Keywords

Biopolymer applications packaging Lignocellulose packaging Biobased packaging Biodegradable packaging Sustainable Films and Coatings

Authors and affiliations

  • Lina Fernanda Ballesteros
    • 1
  • Michele Michelin
    • 2
  • António Augusto Vicente
    • 3
  • José António Teixeira
    • 4
  • Miguel Ângelo Cerqueira
    • 5
  1. 1.Centre of Biological EngineeringUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal
  2. 2.Centre of Biol. EngineeringUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal
  3. 3.Centre of Biological EngineeringUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal
  4. 4.Centre of Biological EngineeringUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal
  5. 5.Centre of Biological EngineeringUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal

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