News - 15 Jan 2021
Pyrolyzed plastic ash is worthless, but perhaps not for long.
Rice University scientists have turned their attention to Joule heating of the material, a byproduct of plastic recycling processes. A...
News - 15 Jan 2021
Dinitrogen (N2) fixation is considered as one of the most essential tasks in basic science, providing straightforward methods to produce ammonia and nitrogen-containing molecules.
News - 5 Jan 2021
Whether in beta-blockers to treat high blood pressure or in natural products: So-called vicinal aminoalcohols are high-quality organic compounds that are found in many everyday products. However,...
News - 18 Dec 2020
While many cities and eight states have banned single-use plastics, bags and other polyethylene packaging still clog landfills and pollute rivers and oceans.
One major problem with recycling...
News - 17 Dec 2020
A world of possibilities for paints and coatings has been unlocked by research being conducted by AkzoNobel, in collaboration with the Dutch Advanced Research Center Chemical Building Blocks...
News - 7 Dec 2020
Because of the many environmental problems caused by the use of fossil fuels, many scientists worldwide are focused on finding efficient alternatives.
Though high hopes have been placed on hydrogen...
News - 26 Nov 2020
Calcium acetylide was discovered more than 150 years ago. It is a yellowish-white, beige, or grey solid, a compound of calcium and carbon. Calcium acetylide is currently used to produce gaseous...
News - 19 Nov 2020
Titan Enterprises’ flow meter technology is playing a vital role in supporting KOKO Networks (Nairobi, Kenya) deliver cheap, safe and clean cooking fuel into African homes.
Designed and built...
News - 4 Nov 2020
Some molecules tend to bind tightly to the surface of the ice, forming a curved interface that inhibits further growth of the ice crystal.
Ice-biasing simulations can detect the ice-binding site of...
News - 12 Oct 2020
RUDN University chemists have proposed a new reaction to synthesize organic compounds in one vessel. The final products are effective against the cells of carcinomas, even cells that are...