8 Feb 2024
BASF: MOF Manufacturer
BASF is a German multinational chemical company and the largest chemical producer in the world. IDTechEx spoke to BASF to learn more about some of its metal-organic framework manufacturing capabilities.
26 Jan 2024
Svante: MOF-Based Carbon Capture
Svante is a Canadian developer of adsorption technologies for carbon dioxide capture and removal and is using MOF-based materials for its point source carbon capture solutions.
14 Nov 2023
Technology Trends Driving Sustainable Polymers for a Circular Economy
Creating a circular economy is an essential sustainability target for governments, brands, materials suppliers, and the public. Key to pushing these sustainability efforts, which range from sustainability roadmaps developed by chemical and material companies to sustainable material usage targets adopted by brands, is the danger that growing global plastic consumption poses to the environment.
13 Oct 2023
White Biotechnology: Key Technology Trends Reshaping Its Growth
If biotechnology was a color spectrum, where different colors correspond to different application areas (i.e. medicine, agriculture, etc.), then what is white biotechnology? White biotechnology is the industrial production and processing of chemicals, materials, and energy using micro-organisms like bacteria and yeast.
21 Jul 2023
ESS Inc. is the leading developer and manufacturer of all-iron redox flow batteries (RFBs). The company is based in Oregon, US.
6 Jul 2023
Impossible Objects is an American 3D printer manufacturer developing CBAM (composite based additive manufacturing) technology. IDTechEx spoke with founder Robert Swartz about CBAM technology.
20 Jun 2023
Technip Energies (T.EN): Hydrogen
Technip Energies N.V. (T.EN) is a French engineering and technology company providing solutions for mainly the petrochemical, chemical and energy sectors. The company is a spin-off from TechnipFMC. This profile focuses on T.EN's offerings for the hydrogen sector.
15 Jun 2023
IBU-tec Advanced Materials AG
IBU-tec are a German thermal processes solutions and services provider, offering services related to material synthesis and characterisation, process trials, engineering services and tolling services. IBU-tec recently expanded to produce LFP cathodes for Li-ion batteries for direct sale.
2 Jun 2023
Methane Pyrolysis: Unlocking the Potential of Turquoise Hydrogen
In the rapidly evolving landscape of hydrogen, the global push for low-carbon hydrogen production is accelerating the exploration of sustainable, scalable, and economically viable technologies.
17 May 2023
How the 3D Printing Industry Emphasized Production at Rapid + TCT
RAPID + TCT is one of North America's biggest trade shows and conferences for the additive manufacturing (AM) industry. This year, IDTechEx attended and spoke at the show; they interviewed prominent players and observed industry trends.
12 May 2023
Aerogel Technologies are a company that specialise in polymer aerogels. IDTechEx spoke with Dr Stephen Steiner (CEO) and Justin Griffin (COO) to provide an update on the company.
17 Apr 2023
American Battery Technology Company
American Battery Technology Company (ABTC) is based in Nevada, US, and is focused on using lithium-ion battery recycling and battery metal extraction technologies to source critical battery materials.
12 Apr 2023
Autothermal Reforming: A Promising Technology for Blue Hydrogen
Blue hydrogen production is gaining traction, with announcements of large-scale projects, funding, and government support worldwide. According to IDTechEx's analysis, the blue hydrogen market will be worth US$34 billion by 2033. But which technology will drive most of this capacity and market growth?
28 Feb 2023
CLAP is a Korean firm that produces polarizing optical films based on liquid crystals for OLED displays and organic TFT materials, utilizing IP originally developed by BASF. At CES 2023, CLAP introduced its OTFT-based sensors.
28 Feb 2023
DiviGas is a start-up commercializing a membrane for hydrogen gas separation.
22 Feb 2023
Advent Technologies: High Temperature PEM Fuel Cells
Advent Technologies is a maker of high temperature PEM fuel cells using a licensed membrane technology from Los Alamos which can run off low purity hydrogen via an integrated methanol reformer today and potentially an ammonia cracker in the future. IDTechEx caught up with the company's CTO and Marine Technology Director to discuss the most exciting applications emerging.
16 Jan 2023
Where Will You See Chemically Recycled Plastic Products?
Chemical recycling end-of-life plastic has its champions and its critics. IDTechEx does not believe these advanced recycling solutions are the much-promised silver bullet, but nor do they think they have no role to play in a circular economy.
9 Jan 2023
Shenzhen Ecomann Biotechnology Co. Ltd.
Ecomann are a Chinese biotechnology company producing polyhydroxyalkanoate s (PHA), a class of bio-based and biodegradable polymer.
5 Jan 2023
Copernic Catalysts use a simulation first approach in the design of new catalysts for low-carbon chemicals and e-fuels. IDTechEx spoke with Dr Jacob Grose (CEO and Co-Founder).
16 Dec 2022
Trends in Li-ion Cathodes
IDTechEx forecast the Li-ion market to grow to over US$430 billion by 2033, driven by demand for electric vehicles. Electric vehicles (EVs) remain the key driver behind the Li-ion market, and electric cars will be the largest market for Li-ion batteries over the next ten years.