Supercapacitive properties of Mn3O4 nanoparticles bio-synthesized from banana peel extract

Dongliang Yan, Huan Zhang, Lin Chen, Guisheng Zhu, Zhongmin Wang, Huarui Xu, Aibing Yu

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A green approach to the synthesis of Mn3O4 nanoparticles using banana peel extract as both reducing and capping agent has been described. The as-obtained Mn3O4 electrode exhibits acceptable electrochemical performance (216 F g-1 at 0.3 A g -1, 93% capacity retention after 2000 cycles).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)23649-23652
Number of pages4
JournalRSC Advances
Issue number45
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes

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