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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 563826, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/563826
Research Article

Raspberry Extract as Both a Stabilizer and a Reducing Agent in Environmentally Friendly Process of Receiving Colloidal Silver

1Cracow University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Warszawska Street 24, 31-155 Cracow, Poland
2Cracow University of Technology, Faculty of Environmental Engineering, Warszawska Street 24, 31-155 Cracow, Poland

Received 16 June 2013; Accepted 20 August 2013

Academic Editor: Renyun Zhang

Copyright © 2013 Jolanta Pulit et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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