Article - 22 Oct 2008
The process of smelting aluminium is expensive, energy intensive and can be environmentally damaging. Recycling aluminium into new aluminium metal is far less energy intensive and not as damamging to...
Article - 13 Sep 2012
In this interview, John Gardner, chief sustainability officer for Novelis, talks to AZoCleanTech about the increase in aluminium recycling and how recycled aluminium can be used in the beverage and...
Article - 27 Apr 2016
According to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the average American throws away 3.5 pounds of trash each day, 60% of which could be recycled and reused.
Article - 23 Feb 2008
A discovery in molecular chemistry may help remove a barrier to the widespread use of diesel and other fuel-efficient "lean burn" vehicle engines.
Article - 18 Nov 2013
Ceramics are inorganic and non-metallic materials found in various applications. Key properties consist of ceramics being strong, yet brittle in nature, chemically stable, heat resistant,...
Article - 26 Nov 2018
While there has been increased effort to recycle materials in order to reduce energy consumption, raw material production and land fill.
Article - 22 Feb 2013
A wind turbine converts kinetic energy from wind into 'rotary mechanical energy' which is used for doing work. In sophisticated models, rotational energy is converted to electricity with the help of a...
Article - 16 Jul 2012
LEDs are a common light source in many sectors and in recent years there has been a major shift towards the wholesale use of LEDs over conventional light bulbs. This is beneficial to the environment,...
Article - 19 Aug 2019
Fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) belongs to a category of composite materials comprising polymer matrix and fibrous material. This article discusses the applications of FRP in several industries.
Article - 30 Nov 2013
Formula E is a new FIA championship scheduled to begin in 2014 with 10 teams. The FIA Formula E championship will feature Formula cars exclusively powered by electric energy.