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  • Antioxidant Activities and Total Phenolic Content of Malaysian Herbs as Components of Active Packaging Film in Beef Patties 

    Yahaya, Wan Amnin Wan; Yazid, Noraziah Abu; Mohd Azman, Nurul Aini; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar (2019-07-25)
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    Active packaging containing natural extracts is a promising innovation to prolong the shelf life of perishable food. The objective of this work was to develop a bioactive edible film from semi-refined carrageenan (SRC) and ...
  • Preliminary investigation on auto-thermal extrusion of ground tire rubber 

    Zedler, Lukasz; Kowalkowska-Zedler, Daria; Vahabi, Henri; Reza Saeb, Mohammad; Colom Fajula, Xavier; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Wang, Shifeng; Formela, Krzysztof (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2019-06-28)
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    Ground tire rubber (GTR) was processed using an auto-thermal extrusion as prerequisite to green reclaiming of GTR. The reclaimed GTR underwent a series of tests: thermogravimetric analysis combined with Fourier-transform ...
  • Kinetics of dyeing in continuous circulation with direct dyes: tencel case 

    Lis Arias, Manuel José; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio; Meng, Xu; Qian, Hongfei; Immich, Ana Paula (2019-07-16)
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    Due to the special characteristics of Tencel fibres, it is important to gather new data and information in order to improve our knowledge of their performance during dyeing. Kinetic equations are used to describe the ...
  • Environmental impact assessment of sound absorbing nonwovens based on chicken feathers waste 

    Casadesús Fusté, Marta; Álvarez del Castillo, María Dolores; Garrido Soriano, Núria; Molins Duran, Gemma; Macanás de Benito, Jorge; Colom Fajula, Xavier; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Carrillo Navarrete, Fernando (2019-06-28)
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    Chicken feathers (CFs) are currently a biogenic solid waste generated on a large scale and around the world. Its valorization could provide a great opportunity to manufacture environmentally friendly materials and increase ...
  • Influence of Pt particle size and reaction phase on the photocatalytic performances of ultradispersed Pt/TiO2 catalysts for hydrogen evolution 

    Dessal, Caroline; Martínez, Lester; Maheu, Clément; Len, Thomas; Morfin, Franck; Rousset, Jean Luc; Puzenat, Eric; Afanasiev, Pavel; Aouine, Mimoun; Soler Turu, Lluís; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Piccolo, Laurent (2019-07-01)
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    Pt/TiO2 photocatalysts were prepared by incipient wetness impregnation followed by oxidative and/or reductive thermal treatments. By varying the TiO2 form (commercial P25 and P90, and homemade shape-controlled), the Pt ...
  • Mathematical models for drug delivery from textile 

    Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Martínez, Vanessa; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Coderch Negra, Luisa (2019-06-24)
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    Gallic acid was microencapsulated in poly-¿-caprolactone by the solvent evaporation method and was applied onto biofunctional textile substrates, cotton, and polyamide fabrics using a finishing process. A higher content ...
  • Valorization of bottom ash from municipal solid waste incineration: recovery of copper by electrowinning 

    De la Parra, Carlos; Reig i Amat, Mònica; Vecino Bello, Xanel; López Rodríguez, Julio; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Sirés Sadornil, Ignasi; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2019)
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  • Recovery of polyphenols from agro-industries wastes: Extraction studies 

    Tapia Quirós, Paulina; Montenegro-Landivar, Maria Fernanda; Reig i Amat, Mònica; Vecino Bello, Xanel; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Cortina Pallás, José Luís; Granados Juan, Mercè; Saurina, Xavier (2019)
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  • Sustained release of a pharmacological chaperone that increases the activity of misfolded ß-Glucocerebrosidase 

    Enshaei, Hamidreza; Molina García, Brenda Guadalupe; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Arnan, Carme; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Saperas Plana, Núria; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2019)
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  • Increasing sustainability on the metallurgical industry by integration of membrane nanofiltration processes: acid recovery 

    López Rodríguez, Julio; Reig i Amat, Mònica; Gibert Agulló, Oriol; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2019-11-01)
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    The metallurgical industry generates large volumes of toxic effluents characterised, generally, by high acidity and a noticeable content of metals (Fe, Cu and Zn) and non-metals (As, Sb, Bi). The toxicity of these streams ...
  • Poly(ether-ester-peptide) triblock copolymers: Synthesis and self-assembly behavior 

    Tinajero, Ernesto; Martínez de Ilarduya Sáez de Asteasu, Domingo Antxon; Muñoz Guerra, Sebastián (Universidad de Burgos. Servicio de publicaciones e imagen institucional, 2019)
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    Triblock/grafted poly(ether-ester-peptide) copolymers made or PEG, poly(globablide) and poly(L-phenylalanine) were synthesized by sequential ROP starting from diaminated PEG as first initiator. The aromatic functionality ...
  • Microwave treatment in waste rubber recycling – Recent advances and limitations 

    Formela, Krzysztof; Hejna, Aleksander; Zedler, Lukasz; Colom Fajula, Xavier; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier (2019-06-01)
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    Environmentally-friendly microwave heating is increasingly used in polymer chemistry and technology. The selectivity and highly efficiency in the heat transfer present a huge advantage in systems based on recycling, improving ...

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