US Patent Number
A nanocomposite membrane includes a macroporous polymer membrane having a plurality of pores. A plurality of metal nanoparticles are synthesized and immobilized within those plurality of pores. The nanoparticles are reduced and capped with a green reducing and capping agent such as green tea extract.
The University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY (US), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC (US)
Bhattacharyya, Dibakar; Smuleac, Vasile; Varma, Rajender S.; and Sikdar, Subhas K., "Green Synthesis Nanocomposite Membranes" (2019). Chemical and Materials Engineering Faculty Patents. 34.