Absorbing carbon dioxide with microporous hybrid foam

Materials World magazine
A microporous material with CO 2 -absorbing zeolites has the potential for integration in carbon capture technology. Shardell Joseph finds out how it works.

Packaging company implements fully-traceable polymers in sugar packaging

Materials World magazine
Tetra Pak says new packaging is the first in the food industry to be made with fully traceable plant-based polymers. Shardell Joseph reports.

Reducing tissue growth around pacemakers

Materials World magazine
A membrane with a special surface structure has proven successful at reducing tissue growth around pacemakers resulting in simpler replacement surgeries. Idha Valeur reports.

24/7 device that captures and stores solar energy

Materials World magazine
A new hybrid solar device can capture and store solar energy, releasing energy day and night. Shardell Joseph reports.

Advancing conductivity in coating for touchscreens

Materials World magazine
A new conductive coating has been incorporated into advanced solar cells, increasing their efficiency and stability. Shardell Joseph finds out more.