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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

George F. Fanta

Research Chemist

 

Phone: (309) 681-6356
Fax: (309) 681-6691
Room 2200
USDA ARS NCAUR
1815 N University St
Peoria IL 61604

Research Interests

Enhancing the use of biodegradable starch in consumer products such as plastics, thickeners, lubricants, foods, lotions and coatings, specifically the preparation and commercial applications of helical inclusion complexes and spherulites formed by interaction of the amylose component of starch with fatty acids and other lipophilic materials.


Last Modified: 3/2/2014