News - 20 Jan 2021
SciAps has set a new performance standard for a handheld XRF. Weighing 2.8 lbs. (1.3 kg) with a battery, the X-550 is the lightest, fastest, most articulate X-ray analyzer ever...
News - 7 Jan 2021
Using copper foil, glass containers and a conventional household microwave oven, University of Wyoming researchers have demonstrated that pulverized coal powder can be converted into higher-value...
News - 5 Jan 2021
For the first time, investigators from the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory at the Department of Energy (DOE) and Stanford University have applied the laboratory’s X-ray laser to observe and...
News - 15 Dec 2020
Leaking natural gas wells are considered a potential source of methane emissions, and a new nanomaterial cement mixture could provide an effective, affordable solution for sealing these wells,...
News - 15 Dec 2020
A new study quantifies the environmental costs of alternative materials following bans on plastic microbeads used in wash-off cosmetics.
Silica, applied here as mud in the Blue Lagoon in Iceland,...
News - 30 Nov 2020
Two technology companies that take laboratory efficiency and workplace safety to a new level have pooled their expertise to help automate one of the more labour intensive and risky elements involved...
News - 27 Nov 2020
In a new $2.4 million research partnership between the University of South Australia, LaserBond, and the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC), experts are set to develop some...
News - 10 Nov 2020
Coles has partnered with Victorian recycling organisations RED Group and Replas to pioneer and install a concrete slab carpark made partly out of recycled soft plastics.
Under installation at Coles...
News - 21 Oct 2020
A material that could be a significant contribution to climate mitigation and sustainable industrial production has been developed by chemists at the University of Bayreuth.
Martin Rieß, MSc,...
News - 14 Oct 2020
A good ten years ago, research teams discovered the class of semi-organic halide perovskites, which are now making a rapid career as new materials for solar cells.
The mixed organic-inorganic...