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Materials

Rice researchers’ synthetic chemistry approach yields new compounds with potential biomedical applications
21/05/2024 - Yanlong Jiang and Hans Renata have synthesized a group of natural compounds known as fusicoccanes. © Jeff Fitlow/Rice UniversityResearchers at Rice University have successfully...
Bioplásticos para mejorar la agricultura gracias a AIMPLAS
20/05/2024 - Trabajos de AIMPLAS. Imagen: AIMPLASEl uso de microorganismos en productos biodegradables para agricultura hace que estos probióticos ambientales enriquezcan la tierra a medida que dichos...
China’s Aoke Group and MFE Sino Polymer join hands in new materials industry
- Liu Zuozhen, chairman of MFE Sino Polymer, presented its company’s decades of focus in the field of high-performance resins and composite materials, as well as the company’s domestic leading...
Researchers Develop Process that 3D Prints Tissues Using Hydrogels and Fibers
14/02/2024 - Prof. Dr. Leonid Ionov and his team at the University of Bayreuth have developed a new type of 3D printing technology. It combines hydrogels and fibers. The innovative process, combined in one...
Engineered 3D Hydrogel Addresses Microplastic Contamination in Water
15/04/2024 - Apr 15 2024Reviewed by Bethan DaviesMicroplastics pose a great threat to human health. These tiny pieces of...
Papaya Peel Waste Offers Eco-Friendly Photocatalyst Solution
24/04/2024 - Apr 24 2024Reviewed by Lexie CornerIn a recent study published in the journal Bioresources and Bioproducts, an international team of researchers synthesized a...
New 2D Polymers Bridge the Gap in Electron Mobility for Organic Semiconductors
22/04/2024 - Apr 22 2024Reviewed by Lexie CornerIn a recent paper published in Chem, researchers from Pohang University of Science and...
Desarrollan un hidrogel capaz de eliminar los microplásticos del agua
16/04/2024 - El hidrogel creado por investigadores del Instituto Indio de Ciencias es capaz de eliminar hasta el 95% de los microplásticos en agua a un pH casi neutro.
Utilizing HEA Nanoparticles as Catalysts for Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
04/04/2024 - Apr 4 2024Reviewed by Lexie CornerThe exceptional properties of high entropy alloys (HEAs), including high strength and hardness, as well as high thermal and chemical stabilities, have...
Biodegradable aerogel: Airy cellulose from a 3D printer
19/04/2024 - Ultra-light, thermally insulating and biodegradable: Cellulose-based aerogels are versatile. Empa researchers have succeeded in 3D printing the natural material into complex shapes that...
Bio-Aerogel: Luftige Cellulose aus dem 3D-Drucker
19/04/2024 - Ultraleicht, wärmeisolierend und biologisch abbaubar: Aerogel aus Cellulose ist vielseitig einsetzbar. Empa-Forschenden ist es gelungen, das Naturmaterial mittels 3D-Druck in komplexe...
Treatment for blindness-causing retinal detachment using viscous seaweed
08/04/2024 - Hydrogels designed for treating retinal detachment, formulated from natural carbohydrate biomaterials obtained from algae....
Scientists Produce Acetylene from CO? and Water Using Carbon Capture Technology
- TAGS:  PVC, Plasticizers and Sustainability    
Bioabbaubare Materialien: In Bier verpackt 
07/03/2024 - Nebenprodukt: Heute wird Biertreber als Tierfutter verwendet oder direkt kompostiert. Bild: Adobe StockAm Anfang war die Maische. Das Gemisch aus Malz und Wasser wird über mehrere Stunden...
Biodegradable materials: Packaged in beer 
07/03/2024 - Today, brewery spent grain is used as animal fodder or composted. Image: Adobe StockIt all starts with the mash: the mixture of malt and water, which is stirred and gently heated for...
New Medical Adhesive Derived From Shellfish Has Potential to Advance New Solutions for Unmet Clinical Needs
01/03/2024 - Harvard researchers have found that chitosan films, a fibrous, sugar-based material derived from the processed outer skeletons of shellfish, achieved rapid and strong bonding of hydrogels through...
Food-based aerogel recovers gold from e-waste
28/02/2024 - Adsorption—not alchemy—can transform waste into recycled gold. A protein sponge made from food waste recovers gold from e-waste, creating high-purity nuggets…Full text:
The cost of cultureware
27/02/2024 - Have you ever wondered how your cultureware is made? Why ultralow attachment plates cost so much? Henniker Plasma explores the factors that impact prices, and how a simple plasma...