Date of Award
Bachelor of Science
Pulp and Paper Technology
I. A Brief Description of Rice Straw
The botanical name for rice straw is Oryza sativa. Rice is a well-known cereal and is the staple food of hundreds of millions of people. According to R. J. Rochevica, cultivated rice, including all numerous varieties, originated from will species, which are indigenous to Africa, India, and Indo-China (6).
Mody, Kirit C., "Some Experiments on the Utilization of Rice Straw in Papermaking" (1961). Paper Engineering Senior Theses. 367.