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Table 2 Thermal analysis results obtained from DSC measurements of various samples

From: Superhydrophobic micro-nanofibers from PHBV-SiO2 biopolymer composites produced by electrospinning

# Sample Melting temperature (\({\mathbf{T}}_{\mathbf{m}}\)) °C Melting enthalpy %Crystallinity
1 Pure PHBV 158.55 70.14 64.3
2 PHBV fibers (3 wt.% SiO2) 157.79 39.03 36.9
3 PHBV 2 wt.% SA modified 155.43 52.67 48.3
4 PHBV 12 wt.% SA modified 153.99 44.7 41
5 PHBV with 3 wt.% SiO2–NPs (5 wt.% SA modified) 153.8 31.2 29.5
6 Pure SA 69.5 221.08 -