Industrial Starch Binders
By: Dr Michael Radeloff
The gluing and binding properties of starch paste known already to the Ancient Egyptians represent the key functional property of starch as a carbohydrate polymer. The renewable, natural origin and beneficial carbon footprint make it a valued sustainable binder in industrial large volume applications.
This tutorial will help you to understand the role of starch as a binder in industrial processes such as compacting of particles, powders and dusts to pellets and formed pieces.Take this Course
- Sustainable binder systems
- Modified starches of enhanced binder functionality
- Functionality of starch in major industrial binder applications
- Course conclusion