News - 9 Sep 2021
Researchers have discovered a way to use mining waste as part of a potential cheaper catalyst for hydrogen fuel production.
Water splitting reactions that produce hydrogen are triggered using rare...
News - 21 Jul 2021
The concept of creating new functional materials and catalysts for the needs of oil refining and petrochemistry, as well as hydrogen energy is proposed. The work is carried out by the specialists from...
News - 7 Jul 2021
POSTECH researchers have unraveled a potential new zeolite expected to be a milestone for the oil refining and petrochemical industries.
(Top left) SBT (blue) and SBS (red) framework types. (Bottom...
News - 28 Apr 2021
Aromatics are the main building blocks of polymers, or plastics, that are used to make everything from PET bottles to carry water to breathable, wrinkle-proof polyester clothing. These petrochemicals...
News - 31 Mar 2015
Muscovite mica (potassium aluminosilicate), available from Goodfellow in sheet form, is a naturally occurring mineral that can be split into thin uniform layers.
It is transparent, resistant to...
News - 14 Jul 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Kaolin Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering.
News - 18 Jul 2013
More than a decade ago, Thomas Vogt and Yongjae Lee, then colleagues at Brookhaven National Laboratory, uncovered a counter-intuitive property of zeolites. When they put these porous minerals in...
News - 10 Sep 2012
BASF, the chemicals manufacturing company, has made an investment in the establishment of a production facility for specialty zeolites at its headquarters at Ludwigshafen in Germany.
News - 3 May 2012
A research team comprising Brent Wagner and Bernd Kahn from the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) has devised a prototype called the nano-photonic composite scintillation detector that integrates...
News - 7 Apr 2012
A team of researchers from the University of South Carolina (USC), Stanford University and Yonsei University has conducted a study on one of the aluminosilicate minerals, natrolite, which can open up...