Article - 2 Aug 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...
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 - 21 Jul 2010
AECOM Technology Corporation is collaborating on new nanotechnology research with the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, University of California, Santa Barbara.
News - 18 Aug 2010
The Adventus Group, a multinational remediation technology enterprise, provides a review of the Observatory NANO Focus Report 2010 on the issues surrounding nano-scale ZVI (nZVI) for treatment of...
News - 31 Mar 2011
AECOM in collaboration with the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, is researching on a bench-scale study of nanomaterials to be used in...
News - 18 Jun 2010
Iron nanoparticles 1,000 times thinner than a human hair have demonstrated
an unprecedented ability to clean contaminated groundwater since they were invented
10 years ago at Lehigh.
News - 13 Jan 2009
In October 2008, the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) released
sheet providing an overview on the use of nanotechnology in environmental
remediation (US EPA Fact Sheet,...
Article - 24 Jan 2013
Nanomaterials have begun to be widely used in environmental remediation, which is based on using highly reactive or absorbent nanomaterials to remove pollutants. The characteristics of these...
Article - 27 Jun 2015
With the rapid development of engineered nanoparticles and nanoscale structure-based products and materials, awareness of the poor understanding of potential toxic effects and environmental impact of...