Sustainable Nano

Stories about sustainability, nanotechnology, and life in science brought to you by the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology, a chemistry research center funded by the NSF.

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The importance of green chemistry

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Earth Week: Nanomaterials, renewable energy and efforts to improve solar panels

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How nanoparticles are being used to help plants grow

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Phosphates and understanding the potential environmental impacts of nanomaterials

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How nanotechnology can contribute to agriculture

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Making nanoparticles from cellulose

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How one researcher successfully engages students and the public in the awesomeness of science

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A new way to study the behavior of molecules that form a shell on diamond nanoparticles

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The impact of nanomaterials and pharmaceuticals on freshwater organisms

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NSF-funded Center for Sustainable Polymers develops new way to make isoprene from biomass

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A new chemical process to make isoprene, one of the key ingredients in car tires, from biomass, such as grass or corn