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...
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...
News - 29 Mar 2012
HyperSolar, a company developing an innovative nanotechnology process to generate renewable natural gas and hydrogen utilizing solar power and water, has released the initial test results that confirm...
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 - 23 Dec 2009
Drinking water can transmit a number of diseases, including typhoid, dysentery, cholera, and diarrhea, which can then spread explosively throughout an entire service area. To avoid this problem,...
News - 8 Jan 2009
VeruTEK Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:VTKT), an international environmental technologies company, announced today that it has successfully completed an in-place remediation of contaminated soils and...
News - 3 Dec 2008
Professor Ching-Ting Lee , Dean of College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Distinguished Professor of National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), has been elected as a 2009 Fellow of...
Article - 7 Aug 2019
Nanoparticles differ from their elemental bulk versions and often show unexpected yet promising properties, making them of great scientific interest.
Article - 28 Mar 2013
Iron is highly reactive to both air (oxygen) and water, and in nanoparticles it is even more rapid than the bulk material. This characteristic limits its use to inert environments.
Article - 4 Mar 2010
This article outlined how nanotechnology is being used for water purification. In particular it focuses on biofouling resistant silver-polysulfone composite membrane.