News - 30 Jun 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads around the world, masks have become an essential personal hygiene product as the first line of defense to protect one's respiratory system against the viruses and...
News - 23 Apr 2020
With the worldwide focus on coronavirus prevention and transmission, a new type of air-filter that self-sterilizes and decontaminates is being developed at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in...
News - 18 Mar 2020
A new study highlights the significance of defect engineering to boost catalytic performance through a simple, efficient technique to modify and optimize graphitic carbon nitride (g-C3N4), a...
News - 13 Mar 2020
Removing antibiotic-resistant bacteria from wastewater is not enough to eliminate the risks posed by these organisms to society. These bacteria leave behind bits that had to be destroyed as well.
News - 6 Dec 2019
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Safe and immediate access to clean water is important for public health and in order to achieve this, various water purification methods are used to improve...
News - 18 Nov 2019
According to a new study, treated wastewater contains titanium and silver nanoparticles that may have adverse impacts on crustaceans, algae, and cells of fish gills, and these impacts appear to be...
News - 6 Nov 2019
Nanotechnology will play a crucial role in the future management of vessel corrosion and biofouling, according to a major maritime study.
Leading European scientists are today releasing details of...
News - 31 Oct 2019
At the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung in Mülheim an der Ruhr, chemists have identified a new method to synthesize a nanoparticle form of corundum by employing simple...
News - 16 Oct 2019
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Access to clean, safe drinking water is thought to be a basic human right. Yet, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), over...
News - 14 Oct 2019
UNSW researchers are using ‘wonder material’ graphene to generate sustainable energy in municipal wastewater treatment plants.
UNSW scientists that developed a graphene filter to...