16 Aug 2023
Green Carbon Nanotubes: Reality or Good PR?
The market for nanomaterials, especially nanocarbons, continues to grow - reflecting the potential to unlock several next-generation technologies. Most notable for carbon nanotubes (CNTs) is incorporation in lithium-ion batteries, with production ramping up to fulfill demand, while major players are making acquisitions and expanding, leading to market consolidation.
23 Jun 2023
US Approves Cultivated Chicken: What's Next for Cultured Meat Industry
The cultured meat industry passed a key milestone in June 2023 - two companies, GOOD Meat and UPSIDE Foods, received approval to begin the commercialization of their cultivated chicken products in the USA.
8 Dec 2022
Technology Developments Pushing the Frontiers of Chemical Recycling
Chemical recycling of plastic waste is gaining momentum. Headlines on investments, planned expansions, and real-world product launches are all accelerating in frequency and scale.
14 Nov 2022
Integriculture is a cultured meat company. It developed the CulNet system, which reduces the cost of complex media.
10 Oct 2022
Michelin: Airless Tires for Automotive Deployment
Michelin is an established supplier of tires. It was founded in 1889 and has been supplying pneumatic tires to the automotive industry for more than 100 years. IDTechEx spoke to Michelin at ITS World Congress where it was exhibiting its new automotive airless tire.
3 Oct 2022
Monolith is a developer of plasma pyrolysis technology, producing low-carbon hydrogen and carbon black from natural gas.
22 Sep 2022
Pyrowave use a microwave-based process for the chemical recycling of plastic waste. IDTechEx spoke with Dr Jocelyn Doucet (CEO and Founder).
30 Aug 2022
Handy Extra Limb Powered by Compressed Air
Mechanical engineers have built a handy extra limb able to grasp objects and go, powered only by compressed air. It's one of several ideas they've implemented with a textile-based energy harvesting system.
9 Aug 2022
ENSO Launches Pay-Per-Mile Tyre for Electric Taxis
London-based EV tyre manufacturer ENSO will launch its innovative Pay-Per-Mile Tyre this summer, in collaboration with digital fleet financing provider Zeti.
12 Oct 2020
Primo1D have developed a robust 1-dimensional RFID tag called E-Thread that can be incorporated within a thread, enabling it to be embedded within textiles or other products (such as rubber goods and cables) much more easily than a typical 2D tag.
15 Jul 2020
3D Printed Latex Rubber Breakthrough
Researchers have discovered a novel process to 3D print latex rubber, unlocking the ability to print a variety of elastic materials with complex geometric shapes.
16 Jun 2020
AMA Xpert Eye attended the AWE Digital Event 2020.
12 Mar 2020
Construction Industry's First Fully Electric Backhoe Loader
The fully electric backhoe loader will significantly lower daily operating costs, produce zero emissions, reduce maintenance demands and satisfy local/project-based incentives for working with electric equipment/vehicles.