Brief Overview of Developments in BC-Based Biosynthesized Nano-Fabrics Production: Challenges and Future Perspectives
Received Date: November 08, 2019; Published Date: November 14, 2019
Apparel industry is infamous for causing water pollution, carbon dioxide emissions, soil erosion and huge waste generation. There is a need to find novel, sustainable and green manufacturing methods, which are cost effective and production efficient. In this regard, this mini-review discusses the recently reported techniques to biosynthesize BC and BC-based hybrid fabrics which can ecologically affect the textiles industry and the environment.
Keywords: Bacterial cellulose; Nano-fabrics; In-situ fermentation; Biosynthesis
Abbreviations: BC: Bacterial Cellulose; H-Bonding: Hydrogen Bonding