News - 1 May 2010
A new nanocoating ensures a perfectly non-reflecting view on displays and through eyeglasses. The necessary surface structure is applied to the polymeric parts during manufacture, obviating the need...
News - 25 Nov 2019
At the 2019 Nanoaugmented Materials Industry Summit (NAUM’19) held on November 5–6, experts concurred that graphene nanotubes, also known as single wall carbon nanotubes, are currently the...
News - 9 Dec 2008
Carbon, the active ingredient in charcoal, is normally not considered a fire retardant, but researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have determined that adding a small...
Article - 23 Feb 2021
Since it was first characterized, polymer composites based on graphene have been a topic of great interest. Manufacturers see positive results from adding graphene to their polymers. The Sixth Element...
News - 21 Jan 2016
From the polyurethane that makes our car seats to the paper made from bleached wood pulp, chlorine can be found in a variety of large-scale manufacturing processes.
But while chlorine is good...
News - 6 Oct 2015
Inspired by a naturally occurring material found in marine mussels, researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have created a new flame retardant to replace commercial additives that are often...
News - 20 Feb 2015
ReportsnReports.com adds Polymer Nanocomposites Market Report by Type, Application and Region - Trends and Forecasts to 2020 to its collection chemicals industry intelligence in its research and data...
News - 17 Sep 2010
Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global manufacturer of industrial textiles and rolls used primarily in the paper production process, today announced full commercial availability of a...
News - 8 Sep 2009
From September 21 - 24, BASF will be presenting its range of innovative products for the solar industry at the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC) in Hamburg,...
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.