News - 2 Jun 2021
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A graphene-based material that could filter heavy metals and other contaminants from water and air has been patented in the US.
News - 31 May 2021
In a paper published in NANO, the author reviewed many kinds of nanofibrous filters including the component, preparation process, and application performances to provide directional guidance for...
News - 19 May 2021
A filter made from polymer nanothreads blew three kinds of commercial masks out of the water by capturing 99.9% of coronavirus aerosols in an experiment.
"Our work is the first study to use...
News - 22 Apr 2021
Catalysts lie at the heart of a greener and more sustainable future for chemical production. However, many of the catalysts currently in widespread use have limitations that affect their...
News - 25 Mar 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, people have grown accustomed to wearing facemasks, but many coverings are fragile and not easily disinfected. Metal foams are durable, and their small pores and large...
News - 12 Jan 2021
A research team, headed by scientists from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, has identified a revolutionary one-step process for producing materials with exceptional properties, known as...
News - 11 Jan 2021
A new study has demonstrated that an innovative electrospun nanofibrous air filtration system may be invaluable for improving personal protective equipment and indoor air filtration systems. This...
News - 30 Sep 2020
A physics professor from the University of Houston has developed a nanotech coating designed to allow air filters to capture airborne or aerosolized droplets of the virus that causes COVID-19.
News - 10 Aug 2020
Paper masks are being made highly compulsory as part of the measures to mitigate the Covid-19 pandemic. Although there is no doubt about their relative effectiveness, their extensive use has several...
News - 27 Jul 2020
Labconco is pleased to announce a significant enhancement to efficiency and safety for their Protector Echo and Airo line of eco-friendly filtered fume hoods. Building upon our continued...