Materials

 

Materials

Preparation and properties of transparent, waterproof, and antibacterial composite film materials
21/02/2024 - Preparation of oriented polyethylene terephthalate/carbon nanotubes foams from waste polyethylene terephthalate bottles to enhance the water evaporation and electrical conductivity...
Preparation of hyperbranched polyurethane acrylates and their properties in UV curable nano-SiO2 composite coatings for PET optical film
22/02/2024 - Abstract Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) films have been widely applied in the display industry. However, there is a problem in effectively protecting and extending the service...
Orthogonal synthesis and modification of hyperbranched polymers via different colors of light
21/02/2024 - A versatile and straightforward approach for the synthesis of functional hyperbranched polymers with tunable properties is represented utilizing a chromatic orthogonal protocol. The method involves...
Technological Advances in Mechanical Recycling Innovations and Corresponding Impacts on the Circular Economy of Plastics
21/02/2024 - The impact of plastic pollution on the world and its inhabitants is yet to be fully measured. Significant quantities of microplastics and nanoplastics have been found in human organs, and many...
Effect of Beverage Composition on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Performance Using Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Bottles for Smart Food Packaging Applications
20/02/2024 - Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology is crucial in revolutionizing the food supply chain and combating global food waste. However, this technology faces challenges in full integration due...
Post-Consumer Carpet Fibers in Concrete: Fiber Behavior in Alkaline Environments and Concrete Durability
20/02/2024 - The widespread use of carpets in residential and commercial buildings and their relatively short life span result in large volumes of carpet being landfilled. A potential solution to this problem is...
Study on the preparation of porous polyethylene glycol terephthalate film and the influencing factors of etching rate
21/02/2024 - The optimal etching conditions and the etching rate for preparing cylindrical pores on PET films.Porous polyethylene glycol terephthalate (PET) film is a kind of mesopore structure template with pore...
Chlorinated Plastics Offer Unique Opportunities and Challenges in Upcycling
19/02/2024 - Chlorinated plastics are part of the everyday lives of consumers and producers alike. They can be found in buildings, automobiles, fashion, packaging, and many other places. This prevalence makes...
Preparation of Siloxane-Modified DOPO Flame Retardant Sol–Gel and Its Study on Flame Retardant PET Fabrics
21/02/2024 - Abstract In order to improve the flame retardant and anti-melt-drip performance of PET fabrics in an environmentally friendly and simple way, two transparent...
Effects of Packaging Material Type, Storage Time and Lipid Content on Phthalate Migration in Smoked Fish Meat
19/02/2024 - The objective of this study is an investigation of the influence of six different plastic packages (polyethylene terephthalate, high-density polyethylene, biodegradable high-density polyethylene,...
Research on the Influence of Open Underground Space Entrance Forms on the Microclimate: A Case Study in Xuzhou, China
19/02/2024 - With urban development and renewal, underground space is becoming more utilized. The design and use of open underground public space entrances and exits have become more and more frequent. As a...
Laboratory Measurements of Pyrene and Acenaphthene Partition into Microplastics
16/02/2024 - Microplastics are a major environmental issue. In marine systems, these break down into small fragments that may lodge within organisms, but they behave as vectors for chemicals when pollutants such...
Effect of Silane Treatment on Accelerated Ageing Conditions of Recycled Plastic Foam and Areca Nut Fibre Reinforced Vinyl Ester Composite
16/02/2024 - This research explores the influence of silane coupling on composites comprising recycled PET bottle waste foam and areca fruit fibre reinforced modified vinyl ester by comparing with untreated...
Development of Pyridothiophene Compounds for PET Imaging of ??Synuclein
14/02/2024 - Aggregated ??synuclein (??syn) protein is a pathological hallmark of Parkinson’s disease (PD) and Lewy body dementia (LBD). Development of positron emission tomography (PET) radiotracers to image...
Effect of Water Absorption on Electric Properties of Temperature-Resistant Polymers
15/02/2024 - The effects of water absorption on the electric resistivity and dielectric constant of polyimide (PI) and poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET) were investigated, and the mechanism of deterioration in...
Reactive extrusion of post?irradiated poly(ethylene terephthalate) to improve the interfacial interactions in compounding with its immiscible polyethylene blends
13/02/2024 - The poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET)/linear low?density polyethylene blend's compatibility improved via irradiation?induced free radical interface reactions through a reactive extrusion process...
Effects of PET and Gallic Acid on Growth, Photosynthesis, and Oxidative Stress of Microcystis aeruginosa
- Utilizing the allelopathic effect of plants to inhibit algae growth has gained significant attention from researchers in recent years. However, there are large amounts of microplastics in the aquatic...
Textural and Conventional Pretherapeutic [18F]FDG PET/CT Parameters for Survival Outcome Prediction in Stage III and IV Oropharyngeal Cancer Patients
10/02/2024 - Evidence is emerging about the value of textural features as powerful outcome predictors in cancer lesions. The aim of this study is to evaluate the potential of [18F]FDG PET/CT conventional and...
Sustainability in Membrane Technology: Membrane Recycling and Fabrication Using Recycled Waste
- Membrane technology has shown a promising role in combating water scarcity, a globally faced challenge. However, the disposal of end-of-life membrane modules is problematic as the current practices...
Developing a multiscale approach for damage analysis of functionalized-GNP/PET nanocomposite
06/02/2024 - Abstract In the in situ tensile tests of polymer-GNP nanocomposites, the damage initiation in the interfacial zone is directly related to the surface adhesion in the interface....
Immuno-PET for Glioma Imaging: An Update
08/02/2024 - Despite significant advances in glioma diagnosis and treatment, overall outcomes remain suboptimal. Exploring novel therapeutic avenues show promise in advancing the field. Theranostics, an evolving...