The performance of cutinase and pectinase in cotton scouring

Pramod Agrawal

    Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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    Advances in biotechnology and enzymology have brought new lines of research and have accelerated the development of enzymatic applications in wet textile processing for now nearly one decade. Amongst the various stages of cotton preparation, wet textile processing is a highly energy, water and chemicals consuming step. Enzymes are known for their specificity, high efficiency and ability to work under mild conditions and provide a promising solution to these challenges.
    Original languageEnglish
    QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
    Awarding Institution
    • University of Twente
    • Warmoeskerken, M.M.C.G., Supervisor
    • Nierstrasz, V.A., Co-Supervisor
    Award date30 Sep 2005
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    Print ISBNs9036522439
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Sep 2005


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