Category Archives: NMP

ECHA publishes REACH Guidance for nanomaterials

On the 24th of May 2017, ECHA published five documents that aim to help registrants preparing dossiers that cover nanoforms ahead of the 2018 registration deadline.   The documents include two new pieces of guidance as well as recommendations and updates of the existing guidance on nanomaterials. The new publications are: Nano-specific Appendix to Chapter… Read More »

A rechargeable printed battery with screen printing technologies

Primary printed batteries (unrechargeable single-use) such as zinc-manganese batteries are already available on the market thanks to several companies like Power Paper, KSW-Microtec, Blue spark technologies, Enfucell. However these batteries have a low electric potential and are not rechargeable.   Secondary printed batteries are rechargeable and have been produced during the BASMATI project, a European-funded… Read More »

Discover new lightweight, flexible and smart protective clothing for law enforcement personnel

SMARTPRO develops lightweight, smart and ergonomically designed protective clothing for law enforcement personnel, by applying specific surface treatments on the protective fabrics and incorporating smart systems, i.e. heart rate sensor, gas sensor and textile antenna.   Join us at our final conference to learn more about the results, and discuss with the developers the potential… Read More »

MaBIC17: Metal Air Batteries congress organised by Albufera Energy Storage

MaBIC17: Metal Air Batteries: This congress organized by Albufera Energy Storage is aimed to create a meeting point between students, researchers and companies that are immersed in the world of the batteries, and more specifically in Metal-air systems. All aspects from the electrochemical level to technological applications will be presented and discussed.   Metal-air batteries… Read More »

CALIBRATE

The objective of the caLIBRAte project is to establish a state-of-the-art versatile Risk Governance framework for assessment and management of human and environmental risks of MN and MN-enabled products.   The framework will be a web-based “system-of-systems” linking different models and methods for: screening of apparent and perceived risks and trends in nanotechnology control banding,… Read More »

Presentación en Barcelona de los resultados del proyecto Eurotapes sobre superconductividad

Un consorcio de investigación internacional liderado por el Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Barcelona del CSIC ha obtenido aplicaciones que podrían revolucionar la producción de energía renovable.   Eurotapes es uno de los proyectos de investigación sobre superconductividad más importantes de Europa i está demostrando resultados excelentes para aplicaciones industriales en sectores como el… Read More »