International Journal of Chemical Engineering / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Effect of Experimental Parameters on the Formation of Hydrogels by Polyelectrolyte Complexation of Carboxymethylcellulose, Carboxymethyl Starch, and Alginic Acid with Chitosan

Table 2

The yield of hydrogels at varying ratios of anionic and cationic polymers.

PolymersRatioYield (%)Deviation (%)

CMC/CS20021.700.26
7511.560.6
3220.100.97
2121.060.69
2.794.082.69

AA/CS5029.451.26
2812.500.88
128.300.56
58.510.00
410.570.33

CMS/CS32072.561.43
24078.761.78
6452.842.49
6049.961.09
5044.422.25
4012.930.49

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