News - 18 Apr 2010
In a ceremony earlier today that featured Governor Yeda Crusius of Rio Grande Do Sul, regional customers and company officials, Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc., officially opened a major resins...
News - 5 Nov 2009
ELGA Process Water's new range of membrane plant for the surface treatment industries feature CeraMem industrial strength ceramic membranes.
By comparison with conventional polymeric...
News - 8 Jul 2009
For its new portable Lifestraw Family water purification system, Vestergaard Frandsen uses Ultrason E 6020 P resin, a polyethersulfone (PESU) from BASF. The Swiss company manufactures products to...
News - 4 Jun 2009
Sunflowers track the sun as it moves from east to west. But people usually have to convert sunlight into electricity or heat to put its power to use.
Now, a team of University of Florida chemists...
News - 7 May 2009
New research findings could lead to faster, smaller and more versatile computer chips.
A team of scientists and engineers from Stanford, the University of Florida and Lawrence Livermore National...
News - 29 Dec 2008
For those who love “green” compact fluorescent bulbs but hate their cold light, here’s some good news: Researchers are closer to flipping the switch on cheaper, richer LED-type room...
News - 2 Dec 2008
Radar — the technology that tracks enemy bombers and hurricanes — is now being employed to detect another danger: when babies stop breathing. In a high-tech twist on the remote devices...
News - 26 Nov 2008
Heat and electricity developer NingBo Jiufen Co-gen is using DOW™ Ultrafiltration membranes as the sole pretreatment in its reverse osmosis water treatment process. This particular customer...
News - 23 Aug 2007
Research supported by the University of Florida helped prompt the treated wood industry to abandon a once common but potentially harmful wood preservative from lumber in residential construction. New...
News - 31 Jul 2007
It was always thought to be restricted to everyday types, with no magnetic sorts allowed in the door.
But the quantum dance party’s guest list just got bigger.
In a paper that appeared...