News - 18 Jan 2023
Research on fungi underway at the University of Kansas has helped transform tough-to-recycle plastic waste from the Pacific Ocean into key components for making pharmaceuticals.
News - 10 Jan 2023
An innovative technique is being developed by scientists that could allow Australia to lead the way in more sustainable manufacturing of fuels and chemicals.
"We have developed new synthesizing...
News - 9 Jan 2023
Inexpensive iron salts are a key to simplifying the manufacture of essential precursors for drugs and other chemicals, according to scientists at Rice University.
They've refined the process of...
News - 30 Nov 2022
Catalina Island, located 22 miles off the coast of Los Angeles, once collected Hollywood royalty, smugglers and silver miners. Now, it collects trash. Its windward-facing harbor is a collection point...
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 - 7 Nov 2022
In a paper recently published in the open-access journal Materials, researchers reviewed the recent studies on the preparation, characterization, and uses of silica as well as silicates in several...
News - 31 Oct 2022
In nature, some animals make elastic and strong fibers such as the silk spiders produce for their webs. Such fibers consist of a polypeptide structure and inspire study into the growth of...
News - 25 Oct 2022
A group of researchers recently published a paper in the journal Communications Chemistry that reviewed the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in discovering materials for ion-selective membranes...
News - 20 Oct 2022
Imagine a typical recycling plant. Now imagine that the plant is a chemistry lab, and the crushed soda cans and waist-high stacks of junk mail have been replaced by microscopic structures worth tens...
News - 12 Oct 2022
Succinic acid is a multipurpose platform chemical for improving flavors and producing pharmaceutical products, dyes, and bio-polyesters. By more efficiently incorporating carbon dioxide (CO2), an...