Green Synthesis and High-efficiency Method for Reduced Graphene Oxide by Urtica Dioica Extracts

  • Negar Javanmardi School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
  • Dr Nooredin Goodarzian, Associated Professor Chemistry Department, Islamic Azad University, Shiraz Branch, Shiraz, Iran
  • Mingzhu Xia, Professor School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
  • Fengyun Wang, Professor School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
Keywords: Green synthesis, Urtica Dioica, Reduced graphene oxide, Graphene oxide


There are various methods to produce nanoparticles, but utilizing the plants for nanoparticle synthesis due to their environmentally friendly nature and low cost is very highly considered. Here, we report the green synthesis of reduced graphene oxide with high efficiency using extracts of Urtica Dioica for the first time. In this study, Urtica Dioica extracts were utilized as a reducing material for the synthesis of nano-graphene oxide. The reduced graphene oxide was analyzed for the determination of size and structural properties using XRD, FTIR, Raman spectra, and TEM


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Javanmardi N, Goodarzian DN, Xia M, Wang F. Green Synthesis and High-efficiency Method for Reduced Graphene Oxide by Urtica Dioica Extracts. AANBT [Internet]. 20Dec.2021 [cited 4Oct.2022];2(4):37-6. Available from: