Biogenic Nanomaterials for Environmental Sustainability: Principles, Practices, and Opportunities

Environmental pollution is a worldwide concern now. A major section of the world population is struggling for drinking water. Polluted soil is resulting into low agricultural productivity and thus creating challenges in the way of sustainable livelihood of a large section of human population. Biolog...

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Other Authors: Shah, Maulin P. (Editor), Bharadvaja, Navneeta (Editor), Kumar, Lakhan (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2024, 2024
Edition:1st ed. 2024
Series:Environmental Science and Engineering
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Bionanotechnology: Concepts, historical developments, and applications
  • Biogenic nanomaterials: Synthesis, characterization, and applications
  • Biogenic synthesis of nanomaterials: Plant diversity
  • Biogenic synthesis of nanomaterials: Microbial diversity- Algae, bacteria, fungi, and others
  • Biogenic synthesis of nanomaterials: Bioactive compounds as reducing, and capping agents
  • Role of bioactive compounds in synthesis of nanomaterials: insights
  • Biogenic nanomaterials as antimicrobial agents
  • Nanomaterials induced cell disruption: An insight into mechanism
  • Nanomaterials in drug delivery
  • Biogenic nanomaterials for degradation of organic and inorganic pollutants
  • Biogenic nanomaterials as catalyst for photocatalytic dye degradation
  • Biogenic nanomaterials as adsorbents for heavy metal remediation
  • Biogenic nanomaterials for remediation of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons
  • Biogenic nanomaterials for remediation of pharmaceutical products
  • Biogenic nanomaterials for remediation of biocides-insecticides, pesticides and others
  • Metal nanoparticles and algal lipid synthesis: An insight
  • Metal nanoparticles and microbial (algal) metabolism
  • Nanomaterials to enhance algal lipid productivity: Recent advancements
  • Biogenic nanomaterials as fuel additives
  • Bionanotechnology: Opportunities and challenges