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USPTO Grants Foundational Patent to Amferia for Antimicrobial Technology
- Swedish medical device startup Amferia AB has been granted a foundational patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for an antimicrobial material based on an amphiphilic antimicrobial...
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...
CO2 Reduction Potential of the Chemical Industry through Carbon Capture and Utilisation (CCU)
04/05/2022 - Today, the production of chemicals and derived materials heavily relies on the use of fossil carbon. Industrial processes need hydrocarbons to provide process energy (electricity and heat)...
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...
Hydrogel Nanocomposite Designed to Tackle Wound Hemorrhage
20/04/2022 - By Samudrapom DamApr 20 2022Reviewed by Susha Cheriyedath, M.Sc.A group of researchers recently published a...
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...
Rubber Division touts May course schedule
19/04/2022 - The ACS Rubber Division has a number of educational opportunities lined up for the weeks and months ahead. Two in-person courses will be offered in April. They are:April...
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...
Eco-Friendly Reusable Nanocomposite-Based Approach Removes Toxic Dyes From Water
15/04/2022 - Apr 15 2022Reviewed by Bethan DaviesSynthetic dyes are utilized in a wide range of industries and are a major...
Step Forward for 3D Printing at the Nanoscale
14/04/2022 - By Hussain AhmedApr 14 2022Reviewed by Megan Craig,...
Super Stable Hydrogel for Wearable Sensors from Janus Nanosheets
14/04/2022 - By Shaheer RehanApr 14 2022Reviewed by Megan Craig,...
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...
How do Elastomers Improve the Properties of Bio-Polymers?
- Researchers from China have reported the development of robust bio-based hybrid aerogels using green synthesis methods which possess superior mechanical flexibility and dimensional...
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...
Breaking down plastic into its constituent parts
- Monomers are recovered from a polymer to produce a new product that can be broken down into its building blocks again. Credit: Wang HS et al, JASC, 2022 A team of ETH...
Greener Fluorescent Dye Production for Coloring Polyester
- Achieving green synthesis of dyes and the dyeing process is critical for the sustainability and environmental friendliness of the textiles industry. To investigate this potential, a team...
Yangzhou Huitong Biological New Material setzt in seiner neuesten Anlage auf Sulzer Technologie zur Herstellung von Biokunststoffen
22/03/2022 - In der Anlage kann eine Vielzahl unterschiedlicher PLA-Produkte mit hohen Reinheitsgraden hergestellt werden. Sie eignen sich für verschiedenste Endanwendungen, von...
Study Outlines Efficient Strategy for the Synthesis of Multimetallic Nanostructures
17/03/2022 - Mar 17 2022Reviewed by Bethan DaviesA nano-scale structure that integrates gold, copper and silver to act...
Dome Nanoparticles Suitable for Flexible Micro-Supercapacitors Synthesized
18/03/2022 - By Shaheer RehanMar 18 2022Reviewed by Megan Craig,...
MIT researchers develop “impossible” 2D Polymer
17/03/2022 - A team of chemical engineers based at MIT have developed an innovative new polymer that was beforehand considered impossible. Led by Carbon P....