As the world becomes increasingly aware of the potentially devastating effects of climate change, nanotechnology may hold the key to reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the production of cement.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1873 | 5 Mar 2007
Producing food by molecular engineering is one of nanotechnology’s most ambitious goals - though there is some debate regarding what it is possible to achieve. What the experts are saying, an overview...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1329 | 27 Jul 2005
Packaging for food and drink is already benefiting from using nanotechnology methods and devices, such as clay nanoparticles and nanosensors. Nanoclays, molecular barriers, nanocrystals, antimicrobial...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1317 | 25 Jul 2005
New developments in using polymer technology for packaging are likely to have a positive effect in the drug delivery, pharmaceuticals, security and tracking, and the food and drink sectors, with...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1081 | 17 Dec 2004
Our current way of living places massive demands on the environment surrounding us. The demands are not just harmful for the environment itself, but also for us, the people living in it....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1933 | 10 Jul 2007
Since prehistory man has been aware of the importance of particle size in producing resources and wares with desired properties. Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1480 | 20 Jan 2006
Technologies for producing metal nanopowders and metal nanopoarticles are described. Technologies include triorganohydroborate reduction, reduction of polyols, reduction of alcohols and the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1333 | 29 Jul 2005
A new technology involving supercritical fluids has allowed the deposition of anchors on a variety of nanotube types. The new technology provides greater control over anchor loadings. Potential...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1162 | 6 Apr 2005
Millennium Chemicals has developed a paint that absorbs nitrogen oxide (NOx) gases from vehicle exhausts, a pollution source that can cause smog and respiratory problems. Posted February 5 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=474 | 5 Feb 2004
Scientists at the National Taiwan University (NTU) have developed a catalyst that can be used in masks to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning due to fire. Posted November 11 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=102 | 13 Nov 2003