Browsing by Author "de Saja, José Antonio"
Development of starch biobased and biodegradable plastics for their use in trays for food-packaging López Gil, Alberto; Rodríguez-Pérez, Miguel Ángel; de Saja, José Antonio; Belluci, F.S.; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica (2011)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThis research work develops new methods to produce biodegradable starch-based trays for the purpose of replacing expanded polystyrene in the food packaging market. The starch based biopolymers present several drawbacks ...
Strategies to improve the mechanical properties of starch-based materials: plasticization and natural fibers reinforcement López Gil, Alberto; Rodríguez Pérez, Miguel Ángel; de Saja, José Antonio; Bellucci, Felipe Silva; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica (2014-07-14)
Open AccessBiodegradable polymers are starting to be introduced as raw materials in the food-packaging market. Nevertheless, their price is very high. Starch, a fully biodegradable and bioderived polymer is a very interesting alternative ...