Nanocrystalline cellulose: Production, opportunities, and challenges

Nanocrystalline cellulose (NCC) is a cellulosic material that has caught the attention of many with its unusual properties. Structurally, NCC consists of rod-like crystals with diameters of 5 nm to 20 nm and lengths of up to a few micrometers. A closely related material microfibrillated cellulose...

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