Tagged: Empa


Swiss Resources Forum 25 October 2018

The second Swiss Resources Forum (rf-ch 2018) will take place on October 25, 2018 at the Empa Academy in Dübendorf near Zürich under the title “Science, business and cities together for more resource efficiency“....


Future of lighting a reality today

A group of European scientists have made a technology breakthrough that paves the way towards to producing cheaper solar cells and LED lighting panels. Their discovery could be used to make commercial products already...


Innovative sponge absorbs oil

A novel sponge has been developed at the Swiss Federal Institute for Materials Science Technology (Empa) that could be used to help clean up future oil spill accidents. The sponge is made from chemically...