Researchers from Brazil have treated post-consumer PVC with SF 6 plasma to render its properties similar to those of virgin resin.
Researchers show that nanoparticles sputtered onto black silicon nanowire supports activate conversion in a hydrogen atmosphere under solar-simulated light.
Professor Geoff Ozin asks: do we want to fight carbon dioxide, or embrace it?
Korean researchers have developed lightweight commercial gamma radiation shielding based on tungsten/polyethylene nanocomposites.
What can we do if the IPCC's response to climate change - assessment of risk, vulnerability, mitigation, adaptation and cost - fails...
A team have combined “lab-on-paper” technology with SERS to provide a label-free, ultrasensitive and powerful tool for the detection of specific molecules.
a Japanese/German collaboration has succeeded in synthesising a biodegradable, hydrophobic polymer by modifying a naturally-occurring poly(amino acid) with a hydrophobic amino acid.
Professor Masami Okmoto of the Toyota Technological Institute reviews the first edition of Environmentally Friendly Polymer Nanocomposites.
A team from USTC have developed a new oil collection apparatus based on a combination of HPS with pipes and a self-priming...
American researchers design organic battery intended for deployment in power stations.