Nanocapsules and microcapsules could be used for chemical and biological warfare, fear environmentalists. How nanotechnology methods in the area of nano- and micro-encapsulation might be misused if...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1348 | 12 Aug 2005
National Center for Multiscale Materials and Devices (MMD) has been opened in Corvallis, Oregon. The MMD has been developed to take applied research in nanotechnologies and quickly turn it into...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=26 | 14 Oct 2003
Research suggests that it could be possible to produce industrial nanoparticles in genetically engineered crops, instead of in the laboratory. By looking at two recent research projects on...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1352 | 15 Aug 2005
Nanotechnology in the food industry can take a number of forms. These include the use of nanotechnology in packaging materials, farming practices, food processing and also in the foods themselves.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1786 | 23 Nov 2006
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles could be used in a number of ways to benefit the agricultural industry. Fertiliser made from buckyballs, TiO2 nano-mixtures, using iron nanoparticles in soil cleanup...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1316 | 25 Jul 2005
Sequoia Pacific Research Company (Sequoia Pacific) today announced its SoilSET has been named one of three finalists for the 2004 Utah Innovation Awards in the chemicals, pharmaceuticals and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=829 | 7 May 2004
The ETC (erosion, technology and concentration) group have expressed concern regarding the world’s largest environmental release of a nanotechnology product. Posted October 23 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=61 | 3 Nov 2003
‘Converging Technology’ is viewed as the integration of nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology and cognitive science. This article gives an overview of the subject, and considers the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1354 | 15 Aug 2005
A new technique whereby carbon nanofibers attached to a silicon chip with strands of synthetic DNA are injected into plant cells, could be used in the wood and paper industries. Processes, potential...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1353 | 15 Aug 2005
Food manufacturing is set to undergo many changes through the use of nanotechnology methods, although some environmental groups have aired concerns about nano-foods. This article looks at the concerns...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1350 | 12 Aug 2005