How to make an iridium-photocattalyst

A new method for making a photocatalytic mineral from carbon has been created by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.The researchers found that the photocatalysts used in the method are able to convert carbon dioxide into Iridium carbonate, a compound that is a naturally occurring metal.They report their results in the journal Advanced Materials.For the method, the researchers […]

How to get your own ‘green’ toilet paper

In the midst of a worldwide toilet crisis, a team of chemists have created a green, disposable toilet paper that could help you survive the next three weeks without using it.They also found a way to get rid of that annoying green goo.“The way we make the paper is actually a way of using the carbon dioxide from burning fossil […]

Which one is the best? Energy-efficient photocatalysis or cheap plastic?

Posted by The Times Of India on Thursday, December 12, 2017 06:39:30It is one of the most important technologies to come out of India in recent times, and it is also the most misunderstood.The issue is how it is used.A study published by Oxford University in the journal Energy and Environmental Science found that although the technology has already been […]