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How do silver nanoparticles impact the composting of municipal solid waste?

A new study evaluates the impact of polyvinylpyrrolidone coated silver nanoparticles on the composting of municipal solid waste. The findings suggest that at relatively low concentrations, the organically rich waste management systems' functionality may not be influenced by the presence of silver nanoparticles.

Posted: Dec 11th, 2013

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Researchers report nanoscale energy-efficient switching devices

By relentlessly miniaturizing a pre-World War II computer technology, and combining this with a new and durable material, researchers at Case Western Reserve University have built nanoscale switches and logic gates that operate more energy-efficiently than those now used by the billions in computers, tablets and smart phones.

Posted: Dec 9th, 2013

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