Article - 25 Jul 2005
Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory are working on separative reactors for turning biomass into fuels, and plastics. This could prove to be an alternative to petrochemicals. Progress and the...
Article - 12 Nov 2013
This article discusses using handheld spectroscopy for material identification; correlation versus multivariate algorithms.
Article - 14 Jun 2018
This article looks at the use of a benchtop GC-TOFMS for metabolomic profiling of rice and corn extracts.
News - 9 Oct 2013
Avantor™ Performance Materials has added three new amino acids to its portfolio of J.T.Baker® brand amino acids, used in cell cultures, drug formulations and nutritional products. The...
News - 25 Jul 2005
When Argonne biochemical engineer Seth Snyder drives past a corn field on the outskirts of Chicago, he sees the potential to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil while benefiting rural economies....
News - 23 Oct 2013
Thanks to an improved production process Evonik Industries can now offer the pharmaceutical active ingredient Lornithine L-aspartate (LOLA) in even higher quality and on more favorable...
News - 1 Oct 2010
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Renewable Chemicals Market: Winning Imperatives and Market Forecast (2010 -2015)" report to their...
News - 9 Feb 2011
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Renewable Chemicals Market by Geography, Feedstocks, Prices, Applications Trends and Forecasts (2010 -2015)" report to their...
News - 4 May 2016
Pure calcite is a weak, fragile mineral that is generally present in chalk. As such, construction engineers do not prefer to use this mineral as a building material. However, if calcite is reinforced...
Article - 30 Jun 2016
Most materials are capable of crystallizing in various forms called polymorphs, which vary in the 3D arrangement of molecules or atoms in the crystal lattice.