A research team has found that certain types of iron nanoparticles could be useful in cleaning up carbon tetrachloride contamination in groundwater, via the degradation process. The findings of this...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1161 | 6 Apr 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1338 | 2 Aug 2005
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
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
Molecular manufacturing was identified as the original concept of nanotechnology, with the debate focusing on its possible application in the fields of medicine and the environment. Fighting disease,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1061 | 10 Nov 2004
Manchester Innovation has developed a catalytic system system that provides a novel and simple approach to the killing and removal of bacterial biofilms.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=955 | 11 Jun 2004
A team at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has caged single enzymes to create a new class of catalysts called SENs, or single enzyme nanoparticles. The nanostructure...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=736 | 13 Apr 2004
CSIRO research has found unusual properties in ilmenite sand from the Murray Basin that could be harnessed to remove heavy metal and radioactive pollution from mine drainage, industrial waste streams,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=703 | 1 Apr 2004
EnviroSystems of San Jose is using nanotechnology to produce strong but environmentally friendly chemicals. Now on the market is a disinfectant called EcoTru that wipes out germs and viruses without...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=636 | 19 Mar 2004
An ultrafine, "nanoscale" powder made from iron, one of the most abundant metals on Earth, is turning out to be a remarkably effective tool for cleaning up contaminated soil and groundwater. Posted...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=285 | 9 Dec 2003