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By Susheel Kalia

This publication comprehensively addresses floor amendment of traditional fibers to lead them to greater, cost effective, and environmentally pleasant. issues contain the elucidation of significant facets surrounding chemical and eco-friendly techniques for the skin amendment of typical fibers, using recycled waste, homes of biodegradable polyesters, equipment corresponding to electrospinning, and purposes of hybrid composite fabrics.

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35] Ramakrishna S, Mayer J, Wintermantel E, Leong KW. “Biomedical applications of polymer‐composite materials: a review,” Composites Science and Technology; 61:1189–224 (2001). [36] Hule RA, Pochan DJ. “Polymer nanocomposites for biomedical applications,” MRS Bulletin; 32:354–8 (2007). [37] Millon L, Wan W. “The polyvinyl alcohol–bacterial cellulose system as a new nano­ composite for biomedical applications,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials; 79:245–53 (2006).

For example, plastics and films made from corn‐derived PDO have been shown to be noncytotoxic and noninflammatory to clinically relevant cell lines [86]. Moreover, soy‐derived polymers have been ­ ­demonstrated to be useful as bone fillers [87]. 7 CONCLUSION Biodegradable green polymers are an emerging class of polymers that have many potential applications to replace the synthetic polymers. There is an immense opportunity in developing new biobased products, but the real challenge is to design sustainable biobased products.

Plastics recycling and waste management in the US,” Resources, Conservation and Recycling; 28:10 (2000). [6] Oke M, Goldsworthy K. National Plastics Recycling Survey. ; p. 53 (2009). [7] Scott G. “Green’ polymers,” Polymer Degradation and Stability; 68:7 (2000). [8] Jayasekara R, Harding I, Bowater I, Lornergan G. “Biodegradability of selected range of polymers and polymer blends and standard methods for assessment of biodegrada­ tion,” Journal of Polymers and the Environment; 13(23):20 (2005).

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