Scientific Research and Essays

  • Abbreviation: Sci. Res. Essays
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1992-2248
  • DOI: 10.5897/SRE
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 2748

Short Communication

Preparation of value added composite sheet from solid waste leather - A prototype design

Teklay A.
  • Teklay A.
  • Ethiopian Leather Industry Development Institute (LIDI), Leather Manufacturing Technology Directorate, Addis Ababa, P. O. Box 5, Code 1058, Ethiopia.
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Gebeyehu G.
  • Gebeyehu G.
  • Department of Animal Production Studies, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture, Addis Ababa University, P. O. Box 34, Ethiopia.
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Getachew T.
  • Getachew T.
  • Department of Pathology and Parasitology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture, Addis Ababa University, P. O. Box 34, Ethiopia.
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Yaynshet T.
  • Yaynshet T.
  • International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Livestock and Irrigation Value Chains for Ethiopian Smallholders (LIVES), P. O. Box 1924 Mekelle, Ethiopia.
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Inbasekaran S.
  • Inbasekaran S.
  • Biological Materials Lab, Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai-20, India.
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Sastry T. P.
  • Sastry T. P.
  • Biological Materials Lab, Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai-20, India.
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  •  Received: 10 November 2017
  •  Accepted: 13 December 2017
  •  Published: 30 January 2018

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Teklay A, Gebeyehu G, Getachew T, Yaynshet T, Sastry TP (2017). Conversion of finished leather waste incorporated with plant fibers into value added consumer products–An effort to minimize solid waste in Ethiopia. Waste Manage. 68:45-55.
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