Table 1: Morphological characterization of nanofibres.

Polymer Area weight g/m2Absorption capacityaAbsorption capacitybPorosity % Specific surface area m2/g Average fiber diameter nm

PLA 3.592.311.3 77.1 6
PLA 4.290.39.6
PLA 8.787.87.2 65.2 7.5 390
PLA 9.784.95.6
PLA 12.683.25 61.8 6.2

PCL 3.498.260.3 62.2 7.3 160
PCL 10876.7

Gelatin 4.595.420.884.817.6 110
Gelatin 5093.510.286.916.6

PA 3.397.541.784.87.3 280
PA 57.876.23.2

aAbsorption capacity of nanofibers calculated as ( )/ where is mass of wet nanofibers and is mass of dry nanofibers.
bAbsorption capacity of nanofibers expressed as ( / ) where is mass of water absorbed by nanofibers and is mass of dry nanofibers.