Reducing CO2 emissions in trucks with a new capture system

Materials World magazine
A system to capture CO 2 emissions directly from truck exhausts could reduce road pollution simply and significantly. Idha Valeur finds out more.

Cadbury trials paper packaging for chocolate bar

Materials World magazine
A recyclable paper wrapper is being trialled for Cadbury’s Energy bar but do consumers have a taste for it? Idha Valeur reports.

A new polymer could reduce explosions in electrical batteries

Materials World magazine
A new polymer could prevent the overheating that can lead to explosions in batteries. Idha Valeur finds out how it works.

Eliminating mercury-use in artisanal gold mining

Materials World magazine
A new process could help artisanal miners leach gold without using mercury, but can it work? Idha Valeur reports.

Making accelerator technology at a miniature size

Materials World magazine
Particle accelerator technology has been created to fit on a small chip, making it more accessible for researchers. Idha Valeur finds out more.