Thu, 03/25/2021 - 11:39
The ideal solution would be to transform the entire production and consumption system in such a way as to completely eliminate the concept of waste from it.
Thu, 11/12/2020 - 08:14
By introducing new products, which contain numerous chemical compounds, manufacturers are increasingly contributing to environmental pollution. If we continue to do so, there may be a drastic imbalance in the gender balance and, as a consequence, even the scenario of Sexmission by Juliusz Machulski may be fulfilled.
Fri, 10/02/2020 - 09:29
Access to sources of clean, healthy water is a prerequisite for the survival of any civilization and any human being, as well as any living organism. The role of water in human life cannot be overestimated, which is why a resolution of the United Nations General Assembly states that "the right to safe, clean drinking water and sanitation is a necessary right to enjoy life and human rights to the full".
Fri, 07/03/2020 - 10:09
The modern world is swamped with polymeric materials; there is hardly a single area of life where they aren't used.
Tue, 09/17/2019 - 11:50
The quality of air and the level of its pollution are both linked both to natural emission sources as well as those related to human activity.
Thu, 04/18/2019 - 11:04
Researchers from Lodz University of Technology are taking part in the international group working on the ITER project - an experimental thermonuclear reactor configured as a tokamak. Their research is geared towards generating safe and clean energy through controlled fusion reactions, which should be possible within the next 50 years.
Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:10
Polymers are a great discovery of the 20th century, which has been acknowledged by the many global prizes and awards. Why have they taken the global economy by storm?
Mon, 01/07/2019 - 07:57
At our laboratory in the Institute of Polymer and Dye Technology, TUL, research is conducted on predicting and, at the same time, calculating, the life time of a broad range of materials from packaging to tyres, windows, even concrete.
Thu, 10/18/2018 - 08:31
Need the word polymer be these days associated only with an unnatural material harmful to our environment and health? The answer is a definitive NO.
Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:33
I am talking about hydrocarbon fuel made out of carbon dioxide captured directly from air, which makes it possible to kill two birds with one stone: to get rid of the CO2 that so many of us love to hate, and second, to make fuel that is environmentally-friendly as it is not obtained from oil but from one of the greenhouse gases.