Materiales avanzados

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Researchers Cook up a New Way to Remove Microplastics from Water
14/11/2022 - Nov 14 2022Reviewed by Megan Craig, M.Sc.Researchers at Princeton Engineering have found a way to turn your...
Scientists Use Bacterial Cellulose in Composites
- Scientists have reviewed current progress in the synthesis of bacterial cellulose-based nanocomposites and their potential applications. Their findings have been published in the journal...
Sumitomo claims breakthrough in synthesizing biopolymers using tomato enzymes
04/11/2022 - KOBE, Japan—Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. has claimed a breakthrough in synthesizing biopolymers through a selective polymerization process.As part of its research, SRI scientists...
Plastics Europe launches Plastics – the Facts 2022 at the K-Fair
20/10/2022 - Düsseldorf, Thursday 20th of October 2022The report presents an increase of 20% in recycled content in new plastics products in the EU27+3 compared to 2020, reaching 5.5...
OCSiAl expands its graphene nanotube production capacities to Europe
- The graphene nanotube synthesis facility in Serbia will leverage OCSiAl’s unique production technology. The company’s technology is protected by more than 80 patents and patent applications,...
Japanese Researchers Create a New Polymerization Technique for Hybrid Nanomaterials
15/06/2022 - Jun 15 2022Reviewed by Megan Craig, M.Sc.It is believed that polymers with various metal complexes in their side...
K 2022: Palsgaard to launch plant-based additive to replace existing PP and PE polymerisation technology
16/06/2022 - Speaking at a pre-K event in Rotterdam today, additive specialist Palsgaard announced it will launch a new anti-fouling additive for use during the PP and PE polymerisation process – dubbed Einar...
Electrochemical synthesis now possible without electric power source
- Credit: Tokyo Tech Synthesis of organic compounds and polymers is at the core of many manufacturing industries. The new "electrifying synthesis" methods that can combine...
Crystal study may resolve DNA mystery
- The structure of poly-eta, an enzyme that helps direct DNA replication. A time-resolved crystallography study of the enzyme at Rice University uncovered the importance of a third metal ion that helps...
Trinseo launches 80 % bio attributed ABS
- Trinseo (Berwyn, PA, USA) recently announced the launch of a more sustainable version of its established MAGNUM™ ABS resins for automotive applications.During polymerization, fossil-based...
Sumitomo claims â??groundbreaking' technique behind NR biosynthesis
20/04/2022 - TOKYO—Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. has invented a technique for evaluating enzymes using artificial "nanodisc" membranes, which "shed further light on the mechanisms" behind the...
A new solution for wastewater remediation
- Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Synthetic dyes are used across a wide variety of industries and constitute a serious concern when it comes to water pollution. These dyes...
Scientists Explore a Genetic Sensor of Blue Light to Double Oil Productivity in Industrial Microalgae
12/04/2022 - Microalgae, algae that cannot be seen by the naked eye, absorb carbon dioxide and produce oils that can be used as biofuels. These biofuels, which can be carbon negative, offer promise as...
Scientists bioprint tissue-like constructs capable of controlled, complex shape change
- Bioprinted cell-rich bioconstructs showing controlled, complex 4D shape transformations. Credit: Eben Alsberg and Aixiang Ding Where standard 3D printing uses a digital...
Desarrollan un método de reciclaje químico que permite recuperar más del 90% de los monómeros sin usar catalizadores
- Los investigadores de la ETH Zurich han logrado recuperar hasta el 92 por ciento de los componentes básicos de los polimetacrilatos sin agregar un catalizador que permita o acelere la...