Journal of
Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

  • Abbreviation: J. Chem. Eng. Mater. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6605
  • DOI: 10.5897/JCEMS
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 90

Full Length Research Paper

Extraction and characterization of chitin and chitosan from Callinectes amnicola and Penaeus notialis shell wastes

Olaosebikan Abidoye Olafadehan
  • Olaosebikan Abidoye Olafadehan
  • Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Lagos, 101017 Akoka, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.
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Kehinde Olawale Amoo
  • Kehinde Olawale Amoo
  • Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Lagos, 101017 Akoka, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.
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Tolulase Olufunmilayo Ajayi
  • Tolulase Olufunmilayo Ajayi
  • Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Lagos, 101017 Akoka, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.
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Victor Ehigimetor Bello
  • Victor Ehigimetor Bello
  • Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Lagos, 101017 Akoka, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 13 November 2020
  •  Accepted: 01 February 2021
  •  Published: 28 February 2021

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