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21 Wednesday June 2017

La química del futuro

La química del futuro

Desde plásticos capaces de biodegradarse en el agua en pocas semanas hasta hierro microencapsulado para alimentos. Todos estos avances estarán en Expoquimia.

23 Thursday March 2017

Elena Ibáñez: "Foodomics is one of the ways towards personalised nutrition"

Elena Ibañez is a Research Professor at the Institute of Food Science Research (CIAL-CSIC) in Madrid. Her activity includes the development of environmentally clean processes and foodomics, an innovative discipline that studies food and nutrition to improve our health.

23 Thursday March 2017

Joan Serret: "Eurosurfas will allow us to showcase our innovations and engage in a dialogue with our active and potential clients"

With more than 30 years of experience in the surface treatment sector, Joan Serret has collaborated with companies such as: Tratamientos Anódicos S.A.; Diversey; and Novamax Technologies. At Henkel Ibérica SA, he has held various positions in the commercial and technical departments of the Adhesives Technologies business unit and currently he is the Functional Coatings Manager of the Adhesive Technologies General Industry business unit..

23 Thursday March 2017

Guanidine: an antimicrobial surface coating not only for medical use

A guanidine surface coating for PVC materials has already been proved to be an effective antimicrobial solution in biomedical devices, but its use could even go way beyond that, according to Enrique Rodríguez-Castellón, Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the Universidad de Málaga and one of the participants in this new development.

23 Thursday March 2017

Juan José Damborenea González: "Corrosion costs 2.5 billion dollars globally every year"

Juan José Damborenea joined at the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine of London in 1988 as a Research Fellow and that same year he began working as scientific collaborator at the CENIM (Spanish acronym for National Centre of Metallurgical Research).

23 Thursday March 2017

The best ice-repellent coating invented so far

Glazed frost, is a smooth, transparent and homogeneous ice coating occurring when freezing rain hits a surface. Its effects can be seen in plants but also in Power lines, cars windshields, and aircrafts wings.

23 Thursday March 2017

Recycled plastic: an essential element in an innovative electric generation system

It is common to see solar panels on roofs and even in windows. Now a Hungarian company -Platio- has gone one step further by installing solar panels in sidewalks.

3 Friday February 2017

Barcelona Industry 4.0 Week reúne relevantes eventos industriales, en el recinto Fira Gran Via, convirtiendo a Barcelona en capital de la innovación industrial.

El próximo otoño Fira de Barcelona se convertirá en una de las mayores plataformas feriales mundiales para la industria, tanto en el ámbito comercial como del conocimiento.

26 Thursday January 2017

New treatment seeks to reduce wastewater from petrochemical industry

The petrochemical industry consumes a great deal of water and it generates an estimated volume of 1,750 million m3 of wastewater a year only in Europe. Now a new and ambitious project, LIFE-REWATCH, is seeking to validate an innovative reclamation system for wastewater from the petrochemical industry to obtain high-quality water for reuse in the same industry.

26 Thursday January 2017

Giampiero Cortinovis: ‘The situation of the market in the last few years has improved considerably'

Moth's eyes have evolved to prevent light from reflecting off them. This particular feature is becoming important for producing better antireflective nanostructured surfaces.


The 18th Expoquimia, Fira de Barcelona's International Chemistry Show, which will held from the 2nd to the 6th of October 2017, will host the tenth World Congress of Chemical Engineering. With the theme "Chemical Engineering in a global world: a tool for cooperation and development".

The congress will cover a wide range of topics from the development of new products and processes, the integral management of resources and health to energy and bioengineering. WCCE is held every four years.

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