Recent trends have seen strong demand for antimicrobial plastics, rubber and composite materials. Posted October 22 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=335 | 19 Dec 2003
UCLA scientists have developed and built a plastic, non-volatile memory device using solution processing. This new device is made by combining gold nanoparticles with polysterene, and has great...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1131 | 4 Mar 2005
Carbon nanotubes or buckytubes can be used in place of carbon black or graphite fibres to make conductive polymers. Buckytube loadings are lower compared to more conventional fillers for reasons and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=985 | 17 Jun 2004
Carbon Nanotechnologies, Incorporated (CNI) and Performance Plastics Products, Inc. (3P) today announced a joint development agreement to develop and commercialize new and improved polymer products....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=599 | 9 Mar 2004
Researchers at the Institute of Theoretical and Applied Information Technologies in Poland are working on the development of trees that don’t produce wood but make plastic, metals, metal alloys and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=490 | 11 Feb 2004
The addition of buckytubes to polymer matrices can introduce fascinating mechanical, electrical and thermal properties as well as opening the door to a range of new applications. These new...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=5 | 22 Sep 2003
Chinese researchers have used nanotechnology to turn carbon dioxide waste into biodegradable plastics.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=27 | 14 Oct 2003
The dynamic light-scattering method can be used to obtain particle size distributions of colloidal particles. In this study, the Beckman Coulter DelsaNano was used to measure particle sizes of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2414 | 7 Oct 2009
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
According to Dr. Manuel Marquez, a senior scientist at Kraft Foods and the director of the NanoteK Consortium, the first area nanotechnology will impact upon in the food industry is food packaging....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=857 | 13 May 2004