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Branching Out

Branching Out

Demand for paper is declining - but can the recovery of biomaterials add value to the industry?

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Starter for ten…

Starter for ten…

AN ICHEME student member is representing the profession on the BBC’s University Challenge – and h...

  • 28th September 2017
A fashionable process

A fashionable process

A PILOT facility in Finland has successfully trialled an environmentally-friendly process to recy...

  • 25th September 2017
Making magic

Making magic

BIOSYNTHESIS of psilocybin, the psychoactive drug found in so-called “magic mushrooms”, has been ...

  • 18th August 2017
Taking BPA out of water

Taking BPA out of water

RESEARCHERS have described a quick and cheap technique that they say removes 99% of toxic bisphen...

  • 3rd August 2017
Nano-sand in EOR

Nano-sand in EOR

MORE oil could be recovered from wells by injecting a mixture of ‘nano-sand’ and a surfactant, ac...

  • 25th July 2017