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...
News - 13 Jul 2009
Nanostructured materials have garnered great interest worldwide due to their unique size-dependent properties for chemical, electronic, structural, medical and consumer applications....
News - 20 Dec 2019
The world’s surface is covered by 71% of seawater, but despite this fact, four billion people still face severe water scarcity problems at least one month of the year.
News - 20 Nov 2019
In an age of warming oceans, the copper metal is an emerging threat to the colorful, elegant sea fans that sway through the coral reefs in the waters near Puerto Rico.
Published in the October...
News - 14 Oct 2019
Liquid metal catalysts can potentially absorb carbon and remove contaminants. These catalysts could even be produced in the kitchen since they require very little energy.
According to a study...
News - 14 Jun 2019
Japanese scientists have produced an inexpensive, readily available, and recyclable organic catalyst for the reduction of carbon dioxide (CO2). Since the catalytic activity level can be adjusted by...
News - 8 Apr 2019
Swedish solar energy technology leader Midsummer, today launches its new energy producing metal sheet roof “Midsummer solar roofs”. This signals a broader effort to expand from mainly...
News - 27 Feb 2019
Scientists have converted carbon dioxide back into solid coal using liquid metals, in a first-ever ground-breaking discovery that could revolutionize the approach to carbon capture and...
News - 30 Oct 2018
A KAUST-designed metal-organic framework (MOF) could make the removal of carbon dioxide (CO2) and hydrogen sulfide (H2S) from natural gas more efficient.
Eliminating impurities from natural gas...
News - 14 Sep 2018
A walk or drive along the tree-lined streets in São Paulo, the largest city in Brazil, you will see a number of tipuana trees (Tipuana tipu). Also called rosewood or tipu, it is a tall tree with...