Article - 12 Aug 2005
Nanocapsules and microcapsules could be used for chemical and biological warfare, fear environmentalists. How nanotechnology methods in the area of nano- and micro-encapsulation might be misused if...
Article - 15 Aug 2005
Research suggests that it could be possible to produce industrial nanoparticles in genetically engineered crops, instead of in the laboratory. By looking at two recent research projects on...
Article - 15 Feb 2022
Researchers investigated how A. ipsilon responded to nano-forms of two novel insecticides, chlorantraniliprole and thiocyclam.
Article - 11 Oct 2021
Read an overview of the agricultural applications of nanofibers here on AZoNano, featuring innovative research and future outlooks.
Article - 8 Feb 2021
Nanotechnology has immensely contributed to sustainable agriculture by enhancing crop production and restoring and improving soil quality.
Article - 17 Jul 2020
Nanotechnology has infiltrated its way into many industries, making significant improvements along the way. However, the agricultural sector has yet to reap the rewards nanotechnology has to offer.
Article - 6 Jul 2015
The wider use of nanomaterials has increased their release into the environment including soil, water, and air, which may lead to unintended contamination of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems.
Article - 23 Nov 2006
Nanotechnology in the food industry can take a number of forms. These include the use of nanotechnology in packaging materials, farming practices, food processing and also in the foods themselves.
Article - 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...
Article - 7 May 2004
Sequoia Pacific Research Company (Sequoia Pacific) today announced its SoilSET has been named one of three finalists for the 2004 Utah Innovation Awards in the chemicals, pharmaceuticals and...