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The death of formaldehyde?

Added: 20 Feb 2020

Back in 2016, Formaldehyde was reclassified by the EU as a carcinogen – and it looks as though that…

Tecan’s Spark Cyto plate reader

Tecan unveils Spark Cyto plate reader with real-time image cytometry

Added: 30 Jun 2019

SLAS Europe 2019 provided the springboard for Tecan to showcase its Spark Cyto plate reader – offer…

Correct weight handling with carbon-tipped tweezers

Measurement science goes back to nature for landmark change

Added: 14 Nov 2018

As expected, more than 60 leading scientists attending the General Conference on Weights and Measur…

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Chemistry failing in battle for STEM recruits warns industry survey

Added: 15 Feb 2018

Shortcomings in academic teaching are making it harder to recruit STEM students as professional che…


Tattoo ink travels through the body in nano-form, scientists reveal

Added: 17 Sep 2017

Researchers at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) have discovered tattoo ink travel…

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Chemists use electricity to manufacture more environmentally friendly drugs

Added: 13 Aug 2017

Researchers at Cornell University say electrochemistry could be used to manufacture drugs in a more…

Google honours 'mother of vodka' and STEM heroine

Added: 10 Jul 2017

Google has used its famous daily doodle illustration to mark the anniversary of a remarkable 18th c…


University of Nottingham invests £200m in multi-disciplinary research groups

Added: 25 Jun 2017

The University of Nottingham is to invest more than £200m in six multi-disciplinary research groups…


Bath University scientists to develop biodegradable microbeads

Added: 18 Jun 2017

Researchers supported by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) at the Univ…

Microorganisms adhere to surfaces, grow, and multiply to form a colony of cells

Correlating Antimicrobial Activity and Zeta Potential

Added: 8 May 2017

Anton Paar has published an Application Note on the use of zeta potential analysis in enabling the …


Training isn’t only way to increase endurance, new research shows

Added: 3 May 2017

New research published in the journal Cell Metabolism reveals training is just one way athletes cou…

Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter

Ultrasonic Flowmeter for Petrochemical Laboratory Testing

Added: 25 Apr 2017

The Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises is highly suitable for petrochemical laborat…

arsenic microwave digestion

Arsenic levels in rice evaluated using microwave digestion

Added: 17 Mar 2017

Evaluation of the levels of many dangerous compounds in foodstuffs, such as those containing arseni…


Cambridge scientists produce clean hydrogen from biomass

Added: 13 Mar 2017

Scientists at the University of Cambridge claim to have developed a method that uses nanoparticles …


University fined £400k after caffeine experiment overdose

Added: 29 Jan 2017

The University of Northumbria at Newcastle has been fined £400,000 following a botched lab experime…


Recycled CO2 method could lead to biofuel production

Added: 8 Jan 2017

Researchers at the University of California have developed a new method of converting CO2 into carb…

Chemical industry

Minister says maintaining British chemical industry as world leader ‘vital’

Added: 18 Nov 2016

The UK’s role as a world leader in the chemical sector must be maintained after Brexit,  Minister f…

A glimpse into the miniature world

Louisa Hearn | Added: 1 Jun 2016

New measurement techniques are delivering new insights into the character and size of ever-smaller …

Bayer's $62bn move on Monsanto rejected

Added: 25 May 2016

Monsanto has rebuffed a $62bn (£42.7bn) bid from German chemicals and pharmaceutical group Bayer.

Julabo CORIO CD 601-F

A new generation of laboratory circulators

Julabo GmbH | Added: 13 May 2016

Julabo introduce the CORIO CD-601F Refridgerated/heating circulators for routine work and standard …