Article - 1 Dec 2010
Many exciting areas of nanotechnology research are converging on artificial photosynthesis. The connection between the health of our plant and the humans it sustains is now part of a growing field...
Article - 8 Apr 2010
Nanoporous carbons have long played a role in the areas associated with these Grand Challenges (e.g. purification of drinking water; capture of volatile organic compounds from industry; gas masks),...
Article - 15 Nov 2009
Whilst many celebrate the amazing properties these novel materials can bring to technological applications, others fear we may be opening a modern Pandora's box.
Empower Materials Inc. produces the QPACR line of carbon dioxide-based polymers used for improving manufacturing technologies. Empower Materials Inc. was founded in 1991 as PAC Polymers Inc. and...
Article - 24 May 2007
Nanotechnology is making inroads in drugs, medicines and drug delivery systems. This article examines how nanotechnology and nanoparticles are promising to change the way various medicines are...
QPAC® 60 is made up of no less than 94% Poly(butylene carbonate) polymer and has less than 5% butylene carbonate and less than 1% (between 0.2%-0.8%) methylene chloride.
Article - 17 May 2006
Purification of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) generally refers to the separation of CNTs from other entities.
Article - 11 Sep 2005
Americans welcome new potential life-saving and enhancing applications promised by nanotechnology. They also voice concern over nanotechnology’s potential long-term human health and environmental...
Article - 28 Jun 2005
Research in the field of nanobiotechnology could help to improve the ways in which cancer is detected and treated. Medical imaging, labeling methods, quantum dots, nanosensors, lab on a chip devices,...
Article - 21 Jun 2005
A new facility is being built in Melbourne for the development of nanotechnology-based diagnostic devices.