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By Khalid Rehman Hakeem

Biomass acquired from agricultural residues or woodland can be utilized to supply diversified fabrics and bioenergy required in a latest society. compared to different assets to be had, biomass is among the most typical and common assets on the planet. hence, biomass has the aptitude to supply a renewable power resource, either in the community and throughout huge parts of the realm. it truly is predicted that the full funding within the biomass quarter among 2008 and 2021 will succeed in the big sum of $104 billion. almost immediately bioenergy is crucial renewable strength choice and should stay so the close to and medium-term destiny. formerly numerous nations try and discover the usage of biomass in bioenergy and composite zone. Biomass has the aptitude to turn into the world’s greatest and so much sustainable strength resource and should be a great deal admired. Bioenergy relies on assets that may be applied on a sustainable foundation everywhere in the international and will hence function an efficient choice for the supply of strength providers. moreover, the advantages collected transcend strength provision, developing targeted possibilities for neighborhood improvement. the current ebook will offer an up to date account of non-wood, woodland residues, agricultural biomass (natural fibers), and effort vegetation including processing, houses and its purposes to make sure biomass usage and reuse. All features of biomass and bioenergy and their homes and purposes might be severely re-examined. The ebook contains 3 sections, providing Non wooden and wooded area items from forestry, arboriculture actions or from wooden processing, agricultural biomass (natural fibers) from agricultural harvesting or processing and eventually strength vegetation: excessive yield plants and grasses grown particularly for strength production.

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R. Imadi et al. 5 Applications of Bamboo Fibers ...................................................................................... 1 Biofuel Production .............................................................................................. 2 Construction Material ......................................................................................... 3 Food and Feedstock ............................................................................................ 4 Musical Instruments............................................................................................

From Alsaeed et al. 5 Performance of Bio-composites Different characteristics and properties of the natural fiber composites have to be investigated in order to maximize their potential usage and implementation in various applications. Adopting of any new material type in a certain application is limited by several factors that affect its suitability in that particular application (Al-Oqla and Sapuan 2014; Dweiri and Al-Oqla 2006). 1 Processing and Properties of Date Palm Fibers and Its Composites 19 It is of paramount importance to know various physical, chemical, mechanical, and biological as well as economic and environmental properties of the composite in order to determine its compatibility with a particular application to ensure its contribution to the industrial sustainability (Al-Oqla and Sapuan 2014).

7 Summary NFC as eco-friendly materials, have been emerged as an alternative to the traditional glass/carbon-reinforced polymer composites. They are attractive materials for different applications like packaging, furniture, and automotive industries. Such materials have several advantages like, the low cost, acceptable mechanical properties, good thermal and acoustic insulating properties, availability, CO2 sequestration enhanced energy recovery, etc. The properties and performance of the final natural fiber composites depend on the properties of both the matrix and filler as well as their interfacial bonding.

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