IIT Hyderabad develops sanitary napkins that absorb better

IITH, Library and Sharma, Chandra Shekhar (2016) IIT Hyderabad develops sanitary napkins that absorb better. The Hindu, Hyderabad.

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Chandra Shekhar Sharma from the Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Hyderabad and his team turned to nanotechnology to produce cellulose-based nanofibre for use as an absorbent core in sanitary napkins. They chose cellulose acetate biopolymer and subjected it to electrospinning to synthesise fibre of nanoscale size.

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Sharma, Chandra ShekharUNSPECIFIED
Item Type: Other
Uncontrolled Keywords: sanitary napkins, nanotechnology , cellulose-based nanofibre, electrospinning
Subjects: General > IITH in News
Others > Nanotechnology
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Divisions: Department of Chemical Engineering
Depositing User: Team Library
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2016 04:20
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2019 05:53
URI: http://raiith.iith.ac.in/id/eprint/2774
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