pollution

The Problem Of Pollution At The Source

The Problem Of Pollution At The Source

Over the last couple of decades, pollution has become an incredibly common word in the media. Along with climate change, global warming, and all of the other buzzwords, pollution seems to be one of the biggest. As someone working in ...

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Carbon Nanotubes Dangerous to the Environment

Carbon Nanotubes Dangerous to the Environment

Scientists from the research center Forschungszentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (FZD) have discovered worrying properties of carbon nanotubes, which indicate that nanotube production may be dangerous to the environment. Their discovery, they say, may halt an otherwise diverse and fertile research area.   ...

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Microsensors to Measure Pollutants on Site

Microsensors to Measure Pollutants on Site

Scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology have recently developed a miniature sensor that can measure air and water pollution levels. The sensor utilizes polymer membranes deposited on a tiny silicon disk to measure various pollutants present the air and ...

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