Extraction and Characterization of Nanocellulose from Wheat Straw: Facile Approach

Savita Sihag; Sheetal .; Jitender Pal; Monika Yadav

Volume 7, Issue 3 , August 2022, , Pages 317-331


  The environmental concern occurs due to the extreme use of synthetic materials that have been fortified to develop innovative, multifunctional, and sustainable materials using copious lignocellulosic biomass. In this present study, work was done on the extraction of nanocellulose from wheat straw, and ...  Read More

Structural and Morphological Characterization of Nanocellulose Extracted from Cotton Straw Residue

Sheetal .; Savita Sihag; Monika Yadav; Jitender Pal

Volume 7, Issue 1 , April 2022, , Pages 1-13


  This study is focused on the synthesis and characterization of cotton straw residue. Nanocellulose was synthesized by chemical method and followed by ultrasonication and cryocrushing. The results of the present study show that the cotton straw residue consists of lignin (27%), hemicellulose (15%), cellulose ...  Read More