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
Food production is set to experience major changes as a result of using nanotechnology processing methods. How nanotechnologies will affect food manufacturing, the estimated worldwide value of the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1349 | 12 Aug 2005
Recent debate in ecological circles has focused on what effects some nanotechnology products might have on the environment and humans. This debate has centred on possible effects that nanomaterials...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1074 | 10 Dec 2004
Scientists looking for ways to clean up a common, persistent type of organic pollutant have developed an approach that not only restores the power of a naturally occurring pollution buster but also...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=129 | 18 Nov 2003
Nanotechnology methods can improve the efficiency of drug delivery applications, through controlling the properties of the outer shells of nanocapsules and microcapsules. The different types of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1347 | 12 Aug 2005
Nanotechnology devices and methods are set to play an important role in the growth of ‘precision farming’. Agricultural applications for networks of wireless nanosensors, ‘smart dust’ and the USA’s...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1318 | 25 Jul 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
Using external laser light to open gold-coated nanocapsules could lead to controlled and intelligent delivery of drugs and other substances. Researchers working on drug delivery systems have...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1093 | 17 Jan 2005
By Will Soutter
A range of new materials was created by nanotechnology in the past decade.
Some of these materials such as metal nano-particles and carbon nanotubes were used to reduce environment...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=25095 | 22 Jun 2012
By Sheri Hall: To prevent pesticides from drifting away and potentially posing
risks to the environment, Cornell
researchers have devised a solution: Apply the pesticides by encapsulating...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10629 | 27 Mar 2009