News - 29 Jul 2021
South Dakota State University’s assistant professor of dairy and food science, Srinivas Janaswamy, is aiming to make a transparent, biodegradable film from crop residue and native grasses that...
News - 11 Jun 2021
Researchers have created a plant-based, sustainable, scalable material that could replace single-use plastics in many consumer products.
The researchers, from the University of Cambridge, created a...
News - 9 Jun 2021
The speed of water flow is a limiting factor in many membrane-based industrial processes, including desalination, molecular separation and osmotic power generation.
Researchers at The University of...
News - 7 Jun 2021
A team led by UC Riverside engineers has developed a catalyst to remove a dangerous chemical from water on Earth that could also make Martian soil safer for agriculture and help produce oxygen for...
News - 1 Jun 2021
Phosphate pollution in rivers, lakes and other waterways has reached dangerous levels, causing algae blooms that starve fish and aquatic plants of oxygen. Meanwhile, farmers worldwide are coming to...
News - 16 Apr 2021
Researchers in Sweden have developed a more eco-friendly way to remove heavy metals, dyes and other pollutants from water. The answer lies in filtering wastewater with a gel material taken from plant...
News - 24 Mar 2021
An international team of researchers from India and Russia has developed edible food films for packaging vegetables, fruits, seafood, meat, and poultry. The new films are made of natural ingredients...
News - 17 Mar 2021
The award-winning Hyperspec® Solar Induced Fluorescence (SIF) imaging sensor from Analytik is ideal for remote sensing, particularly plant and crop photosynthesis and climatology...
News - 4 Feb 2021
MSR-Electronic gas sensors protect against refrigerant leakage in food production.
Zvijezda plus d.o.o. in Zagreb is the largest producer of edible oils in Croatia and the only producer of margarine...
News - 3 Feb 2021
Nzambi Matee, founder of Gjenge Makers, pictured with paving bricks made from recycled plastic. Image Credit: REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
A Kenyan materials engineer sets a stunning example in the fight...