News - 21 Dec 2009
New results by scientists at Umeå University show that not only water but also alcohol solvents can be inserted to expand the structure of graphite oxide under high pressure conditions. The...
News - 24 Jul 2008
Specialty chemicals supplier Cognis today announced the sale of its 50-percent stake in the Cognis Oleochemicals joint venture to PTT Chemical International Private Ltd., a Singapore based wholly...
Advanced Abrasives Corporation manufactures a broad selection of superabrasive diamond suspensions, slurries and compounds (pastes) from their own high quality milled powders in monocrystalline and in...
Article - 30 Sep 2014
Food product analysis is crucial for QC purposes, authenticity of products and materials, and brand awareness. GC-TOFMS is ideal for this application.
News - 30 Jun 2020
In water, hydrophobic molecules are surrounded by a two different water populations: the inner shell forms a two-dimensional network of water molecules. The next layer is formed by a second water...
News - 28 Apr 2020
An international research collaboration has taken an important step toward the commercially viable manufacture of biobutanol, an alcohol whose strong potential as a fuel for gasoline-powered engines...
News - 8 Mar 2019
Each day, many people may not perceive but come across goods made of exotic or advanced metals.
These metals are used in orthopedic components, aircraft, medical instruments, solar panels,...
News - 20 Nov 2017
A new catalyst, referring to a substance capable of activating oxidation processes in low-reactive components of gas and oil, has been developed by a team of scientists from the Research Institute of...
News - 17 Jun 2009
In revisiting a chemical reaction that's been in the literature for several decades and adding a new wrinkle of their own, researchers with Berkeley Lab and the University of California (UC)...
Article - 13 Aug 2018
As conventional fuels run out, alternative fuels are being increasingly researched and analysed. This article discusses how these alternative fuels affect tribology.