714 Biobased Materials V: Biopolymers and Composites

Thursday, November 20, 2014: 3:15 PM
M103 (Marriott Marquis Atlanta)
This session is focused on the biopolymers derived from sugars and/or renewable substrates.

Forest and Plant Bioproducts Division
Biorefinery Technologies for Forest Based Lignocellulosic Biomass (T4A), Biomaterials (08B)

Amar K. Mohanty
Email: mohanty@uoguelph.ca

Manju Misra
Email: mmisra@uoguelph.ca

3:40 PM
(714b) Ductility Improvement of Film Products Made of Nano-Fibrillated Saccharification Residues of Wood
Han-Seung Yang, William T. Y. Tze, Feng Jin Liew and Jonathan S Schilling

4:30 PM

4:55 PM
(714e) Ecological Glue – Towards a Sustainable Industry ?
Merten Morales, Reto Bättig, Stavros Papadokonstantakis and Konrad Hungerbühler

5:20 PM
(714f) Chitosan from Solid-State Fermentation of Soybean Residues By Filamentous Fungi As Biobased Paperboard Coating Additives for HVAC Applications
Andro Mondala, James Atkinson, Amanda Putnam, Teryn Mergen, Shaun Shields, Brian Young and Jan Pekarovic