All Chemical Engineering


Endlessly recyclable plastic

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 May 2019

By separating plastic monomers from chemical additives, researchers may have created fully recyclab…

Edible water bottles

Evoluted New Media | Added: 22 Apr 2019

Edible liquid capsules will be trialled at this month's London Marathon.!--more--

The spherical bo…

Cold plasma inactivates airborne virus

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 Apr 2019

Cold plasma has been found to provide a more efficient method of sterilising air for medical proced…

Polythene film outperforms aluminium

Evoluted New Media | Added: 2 Apr 2019

A new processing technique has produced a transparent polythene film that can be stronger than alum…

A plum deal for cancer drug synthesis

Evoluted New Media | Added: 26 Mar 2019

Chemical synthesis could be used to replace an ingredient in anti-leukaemia compounds derived from …

Making the Crick… tick

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Mar 2019

An intriguing invitation took Dr Emily Scott-Dearing behind the scenes of The Francis Crick Institu…

Salvaged desalination waste

Evoluted New Media | Added: 12 Mar 2019

The waste product of desalination, highly concentrated brine, is usually disposed of into the sea. …

Future Circular Collider: What is it?

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Mar 2019

Earlier this year CERN announced the Future Circular Collider study aiming to build on the success …

Soil bacteria turns plants into plastic

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Mar 2019

A genetically tweaked microbe may be key to producing biodegradable plastic from plants.!--more--

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Energy-efficient biocrude extraction

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Mar 2019

Chemical engineers have created a more rapid and energy-efficient method of converting algae to bio…

IoT sensors made with cellulose

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Mar 2019

An eco-friendly sensor made from cellulose could replace the plastics and polymeric materials curre…

Sulphur polymers for eco-friendly plastics

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Feb 2019

A new catalytic process for making polymers out of sulphur could provide more environmentally frien…

Nano-enhanced palladium reacts to light

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Feb 2019

An optical-enhanced form of palladium could be the key to a more environmentally friendly chemical …

Greener ammonia eliminates hydrogen and metal catalyst

Evoluted New Media | Added: 17 Jan 2019

A new process of creating ammonia from nitrogen and water eliminates the use of hydrogen or solid m…

Beating the diamond-standard

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Jan 2019

Forget diamond – when considering super-hard materials, says Metin Örnek, the search for an alterna…

Bioprocess turns pine needles into new products

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Jan 2019

A new bioprocess could turn pine needles on abandoned Christmas trees into environmentally friendly…

Two beams are better than one

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 Dec 2018

As neutron crystallography advances it is becoming a powerful scientific tool, but will it replace …

Biodegradable Microbowls

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Nov 2018

Biodegradable Microbowls by Tayo Sanders II from the University of Oxford. Many tumours lack an ext…

Using science to change our world

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Oct 2018

As the Royal Institution sets it sights on expanding the public understanding of science, we hear f…

The chameleon and the crystal maze

Evoluted New Media | Added: 17 Sep 2018

How a crystal structure within the skin of the famous colour-changing lizard holds the key to weara…