Journal Articles, Reviews and Book Chapters


  • Phiri, M.M., Sibeko, M.A., Phiri, M.J. and Hlangothi, S.P., 2019. Title: Effect of free foaming and pre-curing on the thermal, morphological and physical properties of reclaimed tyre rubber foam composites. Journal of Cleaner Production. Click here
  • Nare K & Hlangothi SP, Title:  Thermo-rheological evaluation of anti-aging behaviour of four antioxidants in PG 70/100 bitumen, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering,  2019, 31(5): 04019034. Click here



  • Iroegbu, A.O. and Hlangothi, S.P., 2018. Title: Furfuryl Alcohol a Versatile, Eco-Sustainable Compound in Perspective. Chemistry Africa, pp.1-17. Click here
  • Phiri MM, Sibeko MA, Hlangothi SP & John MJ, Title: Waste rubber based composite foams, published in Rubber Recycling; Green Chemistry Series book by Royal Chemistry Society. Print publication date 03 Oct 2018, Copyright year 2019, Print ISBN: 978-1-78801-084-9, PDF eISBN: 978-1-78801-348-2, DOI: 10.1039/9781788013482; pages 83-101. Click here

  • Agbakoba, V.C., Yah, C.S., Simate, G.S. and Hlangothi, S.P., 2018. Title: A Study of the Flow Behavior of Prevulcanised Natural Rubber Latex/singlewalled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT) Blends Using Rotational Viscometry and Power Law Model. APPLIED RHEOLOGY, 28(6). Click here
  • N.N. Sibiya, M.J. Mochane, T.E. Motaung , L.Z. Linganiso & S.P. Hlangothi, Title: Morphology and properties of sugarcane bagasse cellulose- natural rubber composites, Wood Research, 63(5), 2018, 821-832. Click here

  • Iroegbu, A.O. and Hlangothi, S.P., 2018. Title: Effects of the Type of Catalyst on the Polymerisation Mechanism of Furfuryl Alcohol and its Resultant Properties. Chemistry Africa, 1(3-4), pp.187-197. Click here
  • Nare KD, Phiri MJ, Carson J, Woolard CD, Hlangothi SP, Title: Impact of Fischer-Tropsch Wax on Ethylene Vinyl Acetate/Waste Crumb Rubber Modified Bitumen: An Energy-Sustainability Nexus, International Scholarly and Scientific Research & Innovation 12(5) 2018, 200 - 212. Click here
  • Naidu D, Hlangothi SP & Maya J, Title: Bio-based products from xylan: a review, Carbohydrate Polymers, 179, (2018), 28 - 41. Click here



  • Clarence S Yah, Munilal B. Somai, Percy Hlangothi and Geoffrey S Simate, Title: Nanotechnology and the future of condom in the prevention of sexually transmitted Infections, Annals of African Medicine, 16(4), October-December 2017. Click here



  • Mente P, Motaung TE and Hlangothi SP, Title: Natural Rubber and Reclaimed Rubber Composites – A Systematic Review, Polymer Sciences, 2016, 2(1), 1 – 19. Click here
  • Lehlohonolo F. Koao, Birhanu F. Dejene, Hendrik C. Swart, Setumo V. Motloung, Tshwafo E. Motaung and Shanganyane Hlangothi, Title: Effect of Tb3+ ions on the ZnO nanoparticles synthesized by chemical bath deposition method, Adv. Mater. Lett. 7(7), 529 – 535, 2016. Click here



  • E.E. Ferg, S.P. Hlangothi and S. Bambalaza, Title: An experimental design approach in formulating a ceramifiable ethylene vinyl acetate co-polymer coating for electric cable insulation, Polymer Composites, 38(2),371 – 380, 2017 (published online, 2015). Click here