Article - 1 Nov 2019
Cambridge Crops has developed an all-natural, edible food coating made from silk protein to slow down the food spoiling process, extend shelf life and reduce food waste cost-effectively.
News - 10 Nov 2008
Crude oil is getting more and more expensive, a fact clearly felt by the chemical industry. An alternative source of carbon is biomass, for instance colza and whey, which can likewise be used to...
News - 1 Sep 2008
Bread that goes moldy is the bane of consumers and bakers alike, ruining appetites and wasting food and money. Now, researchers in Spain report development of a new type of paper packaging made with...
News - 13 Mar 2008
St. Patrick's Day is known as the green holiday, when parades fill the streets, people fill the pubs, rivers are dyed green and shamrocks abound. Nowadays, however, the quest for sustainability...
Article - 6 Dec 2013
Sustainable farming is term used to describe a collection of productive and efficient agricultural practices that can be used to produce safe and high-quality products which will positively impact...
News - 19 Jun 2015
Scientists at The University of Manchester have made an important discovery that forms the basis for the development of new applications in biofuels and the sustainable manufacturing of...
News - 2 Nov 2012
The PVC compounding industry has been shaken up in recent years by changes in chemical regulations that have removed some traditional additives from the marketplace and put new emphasis on renewable...
News - 29 Jul 2019
Economical, high-performance battery chemistry developed by CU Boulder scientists could someday result in scalable grid-level storage for solar and wind energy that could help electrical utilities to...
Article - 24 Jul 2008
As environmentally friendly green cleaning becomes more popular, knowing what cleaning product ingredients to avoid becomes as important as what brands and tools to use.
Article - 14 Nov 2019
Thin film technology – the application of materials ranging between several micrometers and a fraction of a nanometer in thickness – is becoming a major focus of approaches tackling climate change.