Article - 9 Jan 2004
Nanosized particles of iron hydroxide have been proved by Bayer researchers to be a highly effective adsorbent. At the heart of the system is a fixed bed of Bayoxide® E33 iron hydroxide granules,...
Article - 21 Jun 2005
Nanotechnology Victoria ("NanoVic"), Monash University, and Swinburne University of Technology completed an agreement in December 2004 for joint investment in new equipment to make nanoarrays for the...
Article - 7 Jan 2004
Engineers at Ohio State University have overcome a major barrier in the manufacture of high quality light emitting devices and solar cell materials. Posted December 2 2003
Article - 5 Mar 2005
This guide explains the basic principles of nanotechnology, looking at such matters as industrial applications, new and future products, the global market, environmental potentials and concerns, types...
Article - 25 Nov 2004
The team of researchers managed to achieve this breakthrough in III-V semiconductor construction by using a ‘bottom-up’ approach in the production process, rather than the conventional method of...
News - 5 Aug 2009
Increasing evidence suggests that nanoscale zerovalent iron (nZVI) is effective
for the removal of arsenic from contaminated water, but the immobilization mechanism
is unclear. In particular,...
News - 25 Nov 2009
Mention of arsenic poisoning usually brings to mind underhanded murder. However,
the danger of arsenic poisoning from contaminated drinking water is far greater.
Low concentrations of arsenic...
News - 3 Dec 2010
Arsenic - an element that triggers death for most Earthly life forms - is actually allowing for a bacterium to thrive and reproduce.
In a study that may prompt the rewriting of textbooks, a team of...
News - 21 Jul 2009
Arsenic trioxide has a long history as a potent human poison, but it also
has proven valuable as one of the primary treatment options for acute promyelocytic
leukemia. Efforts to use arsenic...
News - 8 Sep 2008
Scientists studying arsenic pollution have discovered a living sensor that
can spot contamination. They have also discovered new bacteria that can clean
up arsenic spills even in previously...