News - 24 Jan 2023
Heavy metals such as lead and cadmium are present in batteries, cosmetics, food and other things that are part of everyday life. They are toxic when they accumulate in the human organism, potentially...
News - 9 Jan 2023
Thiomersal (also called thimerosal or merthiolate) is an organic molecule containing mercury, which has been widely used as preservative for vaccines and eye drops.
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News - 3 Jan 2023
Converting biological waste into resources is one of the keys of the circular economy, and the main objective of the European WaysTUP! Project, financed by the Horizon H2020 programme, is working on...
News - 17 Nov 2022
De Dietrich Process Systems is setting up a new European organization to meet the growing needs of the pharmaceutical and plant-based chemistry markets.
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News - 12 Oct 2022
Researchers used strong X-ray beam technology to investigate what causes soft materials like toothpaste and hair gel to relax. Their findings can help in the development of new consumer items and...
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News - 26 Sep 2022
What do clouds, televisions, pharmaceuticals, and even the dirt under our feet have in common- They all have or use crystals in some way. Crystals are more than just fancy gemstones. Clouds form when...
News - 20 Sep 2022
A new paper in The Journal of Colloid and Interface Science has explored how solvents influence the rheological behavior of polymeric bead suspensions. The research has been carried out by scientists...
News - 29 Aug 2022
Writing in the journal Sustainability, researchers from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Universiti Malaysia Sabah have reviewed current and future perspectives on the reuse of banana peel waste, a...
News - 21 Jul 2022
Microencapsulation is becoming increasingly important in pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and agricultural industries. New dosage forms are emerging and the efficacy is increasing. Precise...