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BASF Joins a BMBF Nanomaterial Safety Research Program

BASF is a participant in a research project called NanoGEM (Nanostructured materials - Health, Exposure and Material Properties). The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) initiated project is taking place with the involvement of 19 research institutions and companies.

Oct 1st, 2010

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Olympus Supports International Surface Metrology Conference at WPI

The conference will focus on the latest advances in the study of surface roughness, which can affect everything from the way a coating adheres to a pill to the way light travels through solar panels. Since objects interact with one another at their surfaces, this field is one of the fastest-growing areas of industrial research and development.

Sep 30th, 2010

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Top U.S. Desalination Experts Tackle Issues Behind Lack of U.S. Traction

NanoH2O, a global provider of reverse osmosis membranes for desalination, hosted five of the top U.S. experts in desalination at its manufacturing facility in El Segundo, California, for a timely discussion on the global water crisis, issues behind the lack of desalination plants in the U.S. and the role innovation, technology and renewable energy are playing in accelerating the adoption of desalination as an important source of freshwater supply.

Sep 29th, 2010

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