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Journal of Waste Management
Volume 2014, Article ID 412156, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/412156
Research Article

Valorization and Miscellaneous Prospects of Waste Musa balbisiana Colla Pseudostem

1Department of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, School of Science, Tezpur University, Assam 784028, India
2Department of Chemical Sciences, School of Science, Tezpur University, Assam 784028, India
3Department of Energy, School of Engineering, Tezpur University, Assam 784028, India

Received 6 May 2014; Revised 21 July 2014; Accepted 26 July 2014; Published 17 August 2014

Academic Editor: Ramaraj Boopathy

Copyright © 2014 Krishna Gogoi 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.

Supplementary Material

The scheme depicts the miscelleneous prospects of Musa balbisiana colla pseudostem (an agro-horticultural waste). Finely ground and dried Musa balbisiana colla pseudostem was investigated as a prospective bioenergy feedstock, primary antioxidant source and reinforcing agent in polymer composites as a part of energy recovery and waste valorization.

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