Table 1

Films were made from each series of the fibrillated materials

Series

Fibre

Pretreatment

Homogenization (# passes)


F01

Eucalyptus

-

3


F02

P. radiata

-

3


F03

Eucalyptus

TEMPO

3


F04

P. radiata

TEMPO

3


F05

Eucalyptus

-

5


F06

P. radiata

-

5


F07

Eucalyptus

TEMPO

5


F08

P. radiata

TEMPO

5


'# passes' indicates the number of passes the cellulose material passed through the homogenizer. Generally, the more passes through the homogenizer the more fibrillated the material is

Chinga-Carrasco and Syverud Nanoscale Research Letters 2012 7:192   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-7-192

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