Article - 23 Feb 2004
LG Chem Ltd., South Korea’s largest chemical company, has developed high-performance plastic containers using nanotechnology. Posted February 19 2004
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in fuel cells and energy storage/generation systems. How nanomaterials are used in fuel cells (PEFC, PEMFC and DMFC), hydrogen storage,...
Article - 17 Jun 2004
Bucktubes possess amazing strength, stiffness and toughness properties making them ideal candidates for use in structural composites, fibres and fabrics. These applications areas are explored.
Article - 11 Oct 2013
A mix of graphene and polyurethane could be the key to a boost in effiency for vehicles running on compressed natural gas (CNG) , and improve the shelf life of bottled beer and fizzy drinks.
News - 12 Jul 2010
For centuries, "man-made fibers" meant the raw stuff of clothes and ropes; in the information age, it's come to mean the filaments of glass that carry data in communications networks....
News - 16 Mar 2010
Cassava is a tropical root vegetable and staple crop for millions of people in sub-Saharan Africa. However, it's tricky to handle: Once the root is removed from the ground, it spoils within one to...
News - 1 Aug 2008
A Michigan State University researcher and his students have developed a nanomaterial that makes plastic stiffer, lighter and stronger and could result in more fuel-efficient airplanes and cars as...
News - 12 Aug 2011
Applied Nanotech, a commercialization and research organization, has declared that it has attained above 30% improvement in tensile modulus and strength and an improvement of over 40% in flexural...
News - 19 Aug 2011
A new analysis on how tiny particles applied as coatings change transparent plastic’s characteristics pave the way for researchers to develop light-weight windows with almost the same strength...
News - 13 Nov 2008
NaturalNano, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NNAN) (FWB: N3N) announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued the Company two patents for the use of naturally occurring nanotubes...