Characterization Study of Empty Fruit Bunch (EFB) Fibers Reinforcement in Poly(Butylene) Succinate (PBS)/Starch/Glycerol Composite Sheet

In this study, a mixture of thermoplastic polybutylene succinate (PBS), tapioca starch, glycerol and empty fruit bunch fiber was prepared by a melt compounding method using an industrial extruder. Generally, insertion of starch/glycerol has provided better strength performance, but worse thermal and...

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Main Authors: Rafiqah S. Ayu, Abdan Khalina, Ahmad Saffian Harmaen, Khairul Zaman, Tawakkal Isma, Qiuyun Liu, R. A. Ilyas, Ching Hao Lee
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2020-07-01
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