Article - 19 Feb 2021
Responding to the growing global awareness of modern plastics' environmental impact and the depletion of fossil-based raw materials, Palsgaard A/S, a Danish company that pioneered plant-based polymer...
Article - 15 Oct 2019
This article will examine the specific characteristics of polymers that have proven to be beneficial for smart surfaces. Researchers have discovered a range of applications that suit the unique and...
Article - 8 Sep 2021
Quick and efficient conversion of atmospheric CO2 into chemical feedstock is one of the most promising approaches to mitigate anthropogenic CO2 emissions. Researchers from the University of Tsukuba in...
Article - 1 Sep 2021
A newly-formed collaboration between the UK-based companies Circulor, Recycling Technologies, and the French sustainable energy giant TotalEnergies aims to set up a new standard for sustainability and...
Article - 19 Mar 2021
The proliferation of plastics in the environment is continuing to increase alongside the rise in consumer demand for polymer-based products. Despite growing concerns, the development of effective...
Article - 3 Apr 2019
Physical testing is an essential part of both research and production processes for polymers. Tests have been designed to assess the mechanical, physical, thermal, rheological, and other physical...
Article - 25 Jun 2012
Polypropylene is a polymer plastic that is a member of the ‘polyolefin’ (polymers produced from alkenes) family.
Article - 12 May 2009
Financial and environmental costs mean the long term viability of motor racing is being critically questioned. A competitive racing car has been built using environmentally sustainable components and...
Article - 25 Jan 2022
Researchers of a study published in Nature envisioned that outstanding mechanical and ionic properties could be realized in solid-state lithium batteries, provided ionic conducting materials form a 3D...
Article - 19 Jan 2022
Bloom Biorenewables SA is unlocking biofuels to help reduce reliance on fossil fuels in the transport and aviation sector, and to produce everyday materials.