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Title: Bamboo fiber reinforced polypropylene composites
Authors: Mi, Yongli
Chen, Xiaoya
Cuo, Qipeng
Chan, Chi-Ming
Keywords: Composites materials
Bamboo fibers
Issue Date: 16-Mar-1999
Citation: US Patent 5,882,745. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 1999.
Abstract: There are disclosed novel composite materials in which polypropylene is reinforced by the inclusion of bamboo fibers. Preferably the polypropylene may be maleated prior to inclusion of the bamboo fibers in order to promote bonding between the bamboo fibers and the polypropylene matrix.
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