View Vol. 4 ,  Iss. 2 (October 2022): Special Issue

Non-Metallic Material Science

ISSN: 2661-3301 (Online)

Vol. 4 , Iss. 2 (October 2022): Special Issue



  • Biopolymers applied to packaging: A brief literature review on their impact on sustainability

    Harrison L Corrêa

    Article ID: 4268    DOI:

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    The replacement of fossil raw materials by renewable alternatives is imperative. Renewable, biodegradable, and compostable polymers are options to be developed and adopted. Embedded in this concept, the present study evaluates whether biopolymers are sustainable alternatives to replace traditional polymers used in packaging, such as polyethylene. To that end, a systematic literature review (SLR)... More

  • Sustainable Textile Industry: An Overview

    Md. Touhidul Islam, Rounak Jahan, Maksura Jahan, Md. Shahin Howlader, Riyadul Islam, Md. Maidul Islam, Md. Sanowar Hossen, Amit Kumar, Adnan Habib Robin

    Article ID: 4707    DOI:

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    The purpose of this study was to offer a general concept and overview of the textile industry’s environmental sustainability assessment. The textile and garment industries cause environmental damage at every stage of manufacturing, from the cultivation of raw materials through the disposal of finished goods. Chemical loading, high water consumption, high energy consumption, air pollution,... More