Nanotech 2007 Vol. 4
Nanotech 2007 Vol. 4
Technical Proceedings of the 2007 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, Volume 4

Nanoparticles Chapter 2

Poly(acrylic) acid-coated Silver Nanoparticles for Antibacterial Textile Finishing

Authors: E. Falletta, M. Bonini, E. Fratini, A. Lo Nostro, A. Becheri, P. Lo Nostro and P. Baglioni

Affilation: University of Florence, Italy

Pages: 412 - 414

Keywords: nanoparticles, silver, textile, finishing, antimicrobial

Abstract:
The synthesis of silver nanoparticles was obtained through two different methods and using different poly(acrylic) acids as templating agents. Cotton, wool, and polyester fabrics were treated with the nanoparticles, and their antimicrobial performances were tested against different strains.

Poly(acrylic) acid-coated Silver Nanoparticles for Antibacterial Textile Finishing

ISBN: 1-4200-6376-6
Pages: 768
Hardcopy: $139.95