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Covalent Organic Framework Nanoarchitectonics: Recent Advances for Precious Metal Recovery
19/06/2024 - The recovery of precious metals (PMs) from secondary resources has garnered significant attention due to environmental and economic considerations. Covalent organic frameworks (COFs) have emerged as...
Effects of various substances on the binding of keratin monomers to S. maltophilia DHHJ cells for the induction of keratinase production
- Abstract Biodegradation effectiveness of S. maltophilia DHHJ is determined by its ability to attach to the hydrolyzed feather keratin monomers. This binding capacity can...
Assessing the Role of Detergents in Pond Ecosystem
- Abstract Detergents are used as a part of our daily life routine. Though they are widely used but their active ingredients which are highly toxic and persist in the environment...
Fabrication of bacterial cellulose/PVP nanofiber composites by electrospinning
18/06/2024 - This study aimed to address a significant challenge in the application of bacterial cellulose (BC) within tissue engineering and regenerative medicine by tackling its inherent insolubility in water...
Combination of irradiated chitosan and microbial agent to reduce downy mildew on grapevine cv. Thompson seedless
18/06/2024 - Globally sustainable disease management ensuring high quality in grapes is in demand as it holds significant importance as a versatile fruit for consumption, winemaking, and production of various...
Interstate Air Pollution Governance in the United States: Exploring Clean Air Act Section 126
- Air pollution is arguably the most pressing human health concern today, accounting for approximately 7–9 million premature deaths worldwide. In the United States, more than 40% of early deaths...
Long-term pollen season trends of Fraxinus (ash), Quercus (oak) and Ambrosia artemisiifolia (ragweed) as indicators of anthropogenic climate change impact
19/06/2024 - The ongoing climatic change, together with atmospheric pollution, influences the timing, duration and intensity of pollen seasons of some allergenic plant taxa. To study these influences, we...
Macrophyte assisted phytoremediation and toxicological profiling of metal(loid)s polluted water is influenced by hydraulic retention time
19/06/2024 - The present study reports findings related to the treatment of polluted groundwater using macrophyte-assisted phytoremediation. The potential of three macrophyte species (Phragmites australis,...
The impact of environmental regulations on the green development of the mariculture industry: empirical analysis based on provincial panel data in coastal areas of China
19/06/2024 - With the continuous increase in global mariculture production and aquaculture areas, the environmental pollution caused by the mariculture industry is becoming increasingly serious. Faced with...
Ecological consequences of biochar and hydrochar amendments in soil: assessing environmental impacts and influences
20/06/2024 - Anthropogenic activities have caused irreversible consequences on our planet, including climate change and environmental pollution. Nevertheless, reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and...
Molten salt synthesis of porous graphene-like carbons as peroxydisulfate catalyst for the efficient removal of rhodamine B dye
20/06/2024 - Carbon materials have been receiving considerable attention as effective green catalysts for peroxydisulfate (PDS) activation to degrade organic pollutants. Herein, the porous graphene-like...
Advantages and drawbacks of life cycle assessment application to the pharmaceuticals: a short critical literature review
19/06/2024 - Pharmaceuticals are among the most challenging products to assess by life cycle assessment (LCA). The main drawback highlighted by LCA practitioners is the lack of inventory data, both regarding...
Submerged nanoporous anodized alumina structure for solar-powered desalination
19/06/2024 - Development of nanoporous structures utilizing a single step of anodization technique is well recognized as a cost-effective and straightforward approach for several applications. In the current...
Hydrodynamics and water quality of a highly anthropized wetland: the case study of the Massaciuccoli basin (Tuscany, Italy)
18/06/2024 - Owing to increasing anthropogenic impacts, wetlands have suffered a serious environmental decline in recent decades. The sustainable management of these natural resources is fundamental to...
A critical review on the influence of operating parameters and feedstock characteristics on microwave pyrolysis of biomass
18/06/2024 - Biomass pyrolysis is the most effective process to convert abundant organic matter into value-added products that could be an alternative to depleting fossil fuels. A comprehensive understanding...
Effects of residual foaming agent and defoamer on defoaming-flocculation-filterpress characteristics of earth pressure balance shield muck
18/06/2024 - Foaming agents as a combination of several components are usually used as soil conditioning during earth pressure balance shield (EPBS) tunnelling. These residues in waste EPBS muck lead to a...
Carbon reduction through renewable energy and digitalization in emerging economies: Moderating role of public debt
18/06/2024 -    Utilizing renewable energy (RE) and embracing the digital economy (DIG) can significantly contribute to achieving economic, energy, and climate goals by promoting carbon...
Surface modification of polyamide fabric based on a multi-enzyme system
18/06/2024 - The hydrophobicity of polyamide (PA) hinders the comfort and processing of fabrics. The enzyme-catalyzed surface modification has emerged as a promising alternative to conventional chemical...
Effects of Aromatic Linker Structures on Carbon Dioxide Adsorption and Conversion Performance in Melamine-Based Porous Organic Polymers
18/06/2024 - The climate change is accelerating with the increase in the concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere. CO2 capture and conversion are effective strategies for stabilizing such...
Effect of silica nanocomposite modified with some polythiophene derivations on characteristics and properties of waterborne acrylic coatings
17/06/2024 - AbstractIn this study, we utilized nanocomposites prepared from nanosilica (SiO2) and various polythiophene derivatives as enhancement additives for acrylic coatings. The nanocomposites were...