Next generation water filters

Materials World magazine
Water filtration can be improved with membrane enhancements causing water to move quicker through the surface. Idha Valeur reports.

Carbon capture with fast forming magnesite

Materials World magazine
Speeding up the production of magnesite capable of capturing CO2 from the atmosphere may one day slow down global warming. Idha Valeur reports.

3D printing supplies from plastic waste

Materials World magazine
Waste plastics, like water bottles, found at military bases could be used to 3D-print essential supplies, reducing waiting times and improving safety. Idha Valeur reports.

Keeping solar out of landfill

Materials World magazine
Solar panels installed around the turn of millennium will reach their end-of-life in 2030, creating a surge of photovoltaic waste. Ellis Davies reports on a technology that could recycle the out-of-date modules.

Latest findings on plasticity

Materials World magazine
2D materials have led to a greater understanding and manipulation of dislocations. Khai Trung Le talks to Professor Erdmann Spiecker on the potential of his findings.