Year 2020, Volume 4 , Issue 1, Pages 1 - 10 2020-06-15

Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites

Onur AYKANAT [1] , Mahmut ERMEYDAN [2]


Rock wool is a man-made fiber produced by melting inorganic stones such as basalt, diabase, dolomite obtained from volcanic rocks, and it is an environment friendly resource and generally used for building insulation. Rock wool has good thermal resistance and insulation properties. In this study, PLA/Rock wool biocomposites with 20-30-40% rock wool support were produced with twin-screw extruder and then press molded. Tensile and flexural tests were applied to reveal mechanical properties of composites. FT-IR spectroscopy was used for investigation of chemical changes. TGA /DTG analysis were carried out to determine thermogravimetric properties of biocomposites, where thermal conductivity was measured to investigate heat transfer characteristics. The results showed that flexural strength of composites decreased 5-40% with increasing ratio of rock wool (20-40%), while tensile strength decreased 40-60% with increasing amount of rock wool (20-40%). Besides that, rock wool accelerated thermal degradation of PLA, but the composites have 25% better heat insulation property than neat PLA.
PLA, Rock wool, Biocomposite, Characterization, Mechanical properties
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-0576-5339
Author: Onur AYKANAT
Institution: Department of Biocomposite Engineering, Bursa Technical University
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-6389-2649
Author: Mahmut ERMEYDAN (Primary Author)
Institution: Department of Forest Industry Engineering, Faculty of Forestry, Bursa Technical University
Country: Turkey


Supporting Institution TÜBİTAK
Project Number 118O152
Dates

Publication Date : June 15, 2020

Bibtex @research article { jise691237, journal = {Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE)}, issn = {}, eissn = {2602-4217}, address = {ursa Technical University, Mimar Sinan Campus, Mimar Sinan Mah. Mimar Sinan Blv. Eflak Cad. No:177 16310 Yıldırım, Bursa / Turkey}, publisher = {Bursa Technical University}, year = {2020}, volume = {4}, pages = {1 - 10}, doi = {10.38088/jise.691237}, title = {Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites}, key = {cite}, author = {Aykanat, Onur and Ermeydan, Mahmut} }
APA Aykanat, O , Ermeydan, M . (2020). Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites . Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE) , 4 (1) , 1-10 . DOI: 10.38088/jise.691237
MLA Aykanat, O , Ermeydan, M . "Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites" . Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE) 4 (2020 ): 1-10 <http://jise.btu.edu.tr/en/pub/issue/53898/691237>
Chicago Aykanat, O , Ermeydan, M . "Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites". Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE) 4 (2020 ): 1-10
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ISNAD Aykanat, Onur , Ermeydan, Mahmut . "Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites". Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE) 4 / 1 (June 2020): 1-10 . https://doi.org/10.38088/jise.691237
AMA Aykanat O , Ermeydan M . Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites. JISE. 2020; 4(1): 1-10.
Vancouver Aykanat O , Ermeydan M . Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites. Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE). 2020; 4(1): 1-10.
IEEE O. Aykanat and M. Ermeydan , "Production and Characterization of Polylactic acid/Rock wool Biocomposites", Journal of Innovative Science and Engineering (JISE), vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 1-10, Jun. 2020, doi:10.38088/jise.691237