Tag Archives: Chemistry

13May/22

Do these three popular anti-ageing skincare ingredients work? Here’s what the evidence says

Szu Shen Wong, Keele University and Neil Grazier, Keele University

For people looking to press pause on ageing, it hasn’t always been as easy as it is today. Throughout history people have used all sorts of outlandish anti-ageing skincare techniques – such as bathing in donkey’s milk as Cleopatra supposedly did, or applying mercury directly to the skin, as the Elizabethans did.

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11Apr/22

Black pepper: healthy or not?

Laura Brown, Teesside University

Everybody knows that consuming too much salt is bad for your health. But nobody ever mentions the potential impact of the other condiment in the cruet set: black pepper. Does it have an effect on your health?

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25Jan/22

Acteev® and Coalatree Launch Zinc-Powered Sun Shirt at 2022 Outdoor Retailer Winter Show

Acteev and Coalatree will launch the Suray Sun Shirt, a zinc-powered shirt designed to fight unwanted odors and the sun’s damaging rays, at the 2022 Outdoor Retailer Winter Show. It is the first of many new Acteev-based outdoor applications coming in 2022. Continue reading

20Aug/21

LG Energy Solution and Vistra Corp. Celebrate the Installation of the World’s Largest Battery Energy Storage System at Moss Landing Media Day Event

LG Energy Solution, South Korea’s leading manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries, and Vistra Corp. celebrated the completion of the 400MW/1.6GWh Vistra Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility in Monterey County, CA, at a Media Day on 19 August, 2021. Representatives from California ISO, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Vistra, Burns & McDonnell and LG Energy Solution as well as federal, state, and local elected officials and business leaders attended the event as guests and speakers for a ribbon-cutting ceremony, news conference, and site tours. Continue reading

27May/21

IDTechEx Discuss If Direct Air Capture Can Really Help in the Fight Against Climate Change

Carbon capture technology may be essential in helping the world in the fight against climate change. By fitting fossil fuel power stations and industrial emitters with carbon capture technology, it is possible to reduce their carbon dioxide emissions by over 90%. Continue reading

05Oct/16

Molecular machines drive Nobel chemistry prize

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