News - 8 Jul 2013
As resources are becoming scarcer, lightweight and stable plastics will continue to gain in importance, replacing less sustainable materials in industries as diverse as automotive, building &...
News - 7 Apr 2010
Thanks to two technologies developed by Professor Benoît Marsan and his team at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) Chemistry Department, the scientific and commercial future of solar cells...
Article - 7 May 2019
This article discusses fluorescence spectrometers and the theory behind them.
Article - 21 Jan 2019
This article discusses the different additives used with plastic.
Article - 4 May 2018
This article discusses how photosynthetic quantum efficiency is affected by temperature.
News - 5 Nov 2008
Let us spray... a perfectly matched effect paint! This mantra – or equivalent cries for help – echoes in car-repair shops around the world. EUREKA Project E! 3037 TARBAM responded to a...
Article - 11 Aug 2017
Particles have properties because of their size, as their surface is enlarged in relation to their volume, the so-called “size-induced functionalities”.
News - 11 Sep 2008
Bosch, DuPont and Xerox Corporation have joined the Eco-Patent Commons, a first-of-its-kind business effort to help the environment by pledging environmentally-beneficial patents to the public domain....
Article - 7 Sep 2012
Silanes are used widely in sealants and adhesives to improve adhesiveness. Sealants are dual purposed, prevent the passage of water, air and chemicals through the zone where applied and also serve as...
Article - 4 Feb 2002
Plasticizers are unique types of additives. Without plasticizers, a majority of the injection molding compounds would have been completely unfit.