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  • A new sustainability assessment method for façade cladding panels: a case study of fiber/textile reinforced cement sheets 

    Sadrolodabaee, Payam; Hosseini, Seyed Mohammad Amin; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Claramunt Blanes, Josep; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la (Springer, 2022)
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    As the building sector is one of the leading responsible for energy consumption and CO2 emissions, criteria of sustainability, availability, and recyclability should be considered for developing materials even in the ...
  • Packaging from renewable sources with antimicrobial properties: development and applications 

    Silva, Luan Ramos da; Almeida Bachega Casari, Andressa Cecília; Santos R.C, Bruna; Avelino, Kely; Ferraz, Michaela; Justi, Priscila; Pereira Lima, Rene; Velasco Perero, José Ignacio; Matta Fakhouri, Farayde (2018-11-16)
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    A large amount of packaging has been used and discarded daily, and most of them are discarded in the nature and require many years to decompose. The use of synthetic polymers, due to its advantages and processability, is ...
  • Rediseño y sostenibilidad de envases 

    Ylla Gelabert, Inés; Escolà Gallo, Hugo; Sánchez Soto, Miguel; Bermúdez Rodríguez, Francisco (OmniaScience, 2022-02)
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    Conceptos como la biodegradabilidad, la reutilización y el reciclaje chocan frontalmente con gran parte de la producción de envases y packaging de los productos que encontramos en el mercado. Atendiendo a las nuevas ...
  • Biomedical applications of powder metallurgy 

    Rodríguez Contreras, Alejandra María; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Manero Planella, José María; CALERO, JOSE ANTONIO; Torres Garrido, Diego (Elsevier, 2021-09-01)
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    The performance and properties of Titanium (Ti) and its alloys can be fully exploited for biomedical applications such as orthopedic and dental implants, when porous structures are used. Such Ti structures can matched the ...
  • Effect of soy protein/starch edible coatings on drying kinetics of french fries 

    Silva, Franciele; Matta Fakhouri, Farayde; Galante Manozzo, Raquel; Amadeu Antunes, Carolina; Santos, Maycon; Caon, Thiago; Martelli Maria, Silvia (2018-01)
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    The potato (Solanum tuberosum) is an annual herbaceous, growing up to 100 cm in height and produces a tuber that ranks as the fourth world food crop, after maize, wheat and rice. Although the United States is the fifth ...
  • Edible coatings from renewable sources to increase the shelf life of different food types 

    Dambros Pereira, Amanda; Martelli, Silvia Maria; Matta Fakhouri, Farayde (2018-01)
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    Edible coatings are considered a semi permeable layer, which can be applied to food products, thus creating a passive modified atmosphere. These coatings are composed of a macromolecule, a plasticizing agent, a pH adjuster ...
  • Production and characterization of starch nanoparticles 

    Mirele Chaves da Silva, Normane; Freitas de Lima, Fernando; Fialho L.Lima, Rosana; Albuquerque M., Elaine; Velasco Perero, José Ignacio; Matta Fakhouri, Farayde (2018-07-04)
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    In recent years, the increasing interest in nanomaterials of natural origin has led to several studies in the area of nano-sized particles from natural polysaccharide polymers, such as cellulose, starch, and chitin. These ...
  • Cómo fomentar vocaciones en infantes y jóvenes en México para cursar carreras STEM 

    Macias Gonzalez, Gizelle Guadalupe; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Salán Ballesteros, Maria Núria (Juan Pablos Editor, 2021-06-15)
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    Las y los estudiantes mexicanos que desean entrar en la universidad se encontrarán, a sus 17 o 18 años de edad, eligiendo el rumbo de su educación universitaria, y vida profesional, al tener que seleccionar entre un amplio ...
  • Diffusional approach on electrospun PLLA membranes for caffeine delivery 

    Serafini Immich, Ana; Tornero García, José Antonio; Cano Casas, Francesc; Lis Arias, Manuel José (Book publisher international, 2021-05-07)
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    One of the great advantages of electrospun fibers is the large tridimensional area produced, capable of storing any type of material. The aim of our investigation is to study the electrospinning technique to produce polymer ...
  • Reuse of salt-containing dyeing effluents by means of an electrochemical and ultraviolet coupled system 

    Gutiérrez Bouzán, María Carmen; Buscio Olivera, Valentina; Tornero García, José Antonio (Springer, 2021-04-23)
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    The textile dyeing produces a large volume of wastewater with high salinity and deep colouration. Residual dyes are generally not removed in conventional wastewater treatments and therefore specific treatments are required ...
  • El ingenio (in)visible: Desde las pioneras en ingeniería hasta la actualidad 

    Salán Ballesteros, Maria Núria; Ferrer Balas, Dídac; Amante García, Beatriz; Sureda Anfres, Miquel (OmniaScience, 2019)
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    En la actualidad, hombres y mujeres accedemos a la formación en general, y a la universitaria en particular, aparentemente en paridad. Pero no en todos los ámbitos. Las titulaciones del ámbito de la tecnología muestran ...
  • Polymers for bone repair 

    Rey Viñoles, Sergi; Engel López, Elisabeth; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel (Woodhead Publishing, 2019-01-11)
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    The substitution of tissues due to tumors, pathologies, or traumatic accidents is well known, and different surgical branches perform these kinds of surgeries on a daily basis with relative ease. The substitution of bone ...

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