Science Journal of Chemistry

Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2015

  • Estimation of the Biochemical Parameters in Baby Powdered Milk

    Lokonuzzaman Ahmmed, Md. Nazrul Islam, M. Saidul Islam, Md. Ruhul Amin, Md. Sher Ali

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2015
    Pages: 67-71
    Received: 23 June 2015
    Accepted: 1 July 2015
    Published: 20 July 2015
    Abstract: This paper deals with the study of important biochemical parameters such as protein, lactose and acidity of baby (0-6 months) powdered milk of different brands available in the market. The percentage of protein, lactose and acidity were determined by using biochemical methods.
  • Comparison of Acetylation and Alkali Treatments on the Physical and Morphological Properties of Raffia Palm Fibre Reinforced Composite

    Anike David Chukwudi, Onuegbu Theresa Uzoma, Ugochukwu-Aniefuna Anthonia Azuka, Ezuh Cyprian Sunday

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2015
    Pages: 72-77
    Received: 17 July 2015
    Accepted: 5 August 2015
    Published: 19 August 2015
    Abstract: This work studied the comparison of the effects of acetylation and alkali treatments on the physical and morphological properties of raffia palm fibre polyester composites. The clean raffia palm fibres obtained from raffia palm tree were pre-treated using acetylation and alkali (mercerization) methods. The treated fibres were dried, ground and inco... Show More