News - 27 Aug 2018
A truly clean surface does not exist in nature. A thin layer of molecules is coated on any material with a mere contact with normal air. The properties of the material can be largely affected by this...
Article - 23 Feb 2021
In 3D NAND fabrication processes, deposition and etch are challenging to implement. ECI Tech's Qualisurf QSF-500 allows for automated chemical monitoring, enabling the management and control of etch...
Article - 8 Oct 2014
This article deals with the evaluation of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) released from museum display case construction materials as these compounds might have an unfavorable impact upon the...
News - 6 Nov 2020
Scientists have discovered a spongy form of calcium carbonate (CaCO3), a material found in limestone, chalk, marble, and the shells of mussels and other shellfish. While most forms of calcium...
News - 15 Dec 2005
Celanese Corporation, announced that it will build a 300,000 metric ton, world-scale vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) plant at the company’s Nanjing, China chemical complex. The plant is expected to...
News - 18 Apr 2022
In a review recently published in the open-access journal Materials, researchers discussed the reinforcement of waste alkaline battery epoxy composites with zinc oxide (ZnO).
News - 1 Feb 2010
As researchers around the world hasten to employ nanotechnology to improve production methods for applications that range from manufacturing materials to creating new pharmaceutical drugs, a separate...
Article - 12 Sep 2014
Fermentation is a metabolic process by which products are altered by microorganisms. It can be used for preserving or altering foods such as bread, vinegar, yoghurt or wine.
News - 7 Nov 2019
In the 1960s, a French artist named Jean-Pierre Sudre began experimenting with an obscure 19th-century photographic process, creating dramatic black-and-white photographs with ethereal veiling...
News - 22 Jun 2011
Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Sterling Chemicals, Inc. (OTC BB:SCHI.OB), a single site North American...