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Coronavirus On Surfaces Can Be Killed Quickly By Plasma Treatment: Study

Strains of the novel coronavirus on surfaces like metal, leather, and plastic can be killed quickly when treated with argon-fed, cold atmospheric plasma, says...

New Printing Process Advances 3D Capabilities, Improves Products

Scientists have developed a new printing process that advances 3D capabilities and aims to improve quality of products used in business, industry and at...

Here are Ways to Make Your Office Eco-Friendly

BY PUJA GUPTA Conscious efforts are needed to make our surroundings more environment friendly. And as people spend a huge chunk of their day and...

Majority Of Indians Favour Complete Ban On Single Use Plastics: Survey

Majority of urban Indians are willing to take a tough stand on plastic with 78 per cent favouring a complete ban on single use...

Hazardous Chemicals Detected in Plastics Threaten Seabirds

Researchers found that hazardous chemicals were detected in plastics eaten by seabirds. "We uncovered that four kinds of UV stabilisers and two brominated flame retardants...

The EU Comes Closer To Banning Single-Use Plastics

Plastic knives just won’t cut it any longer, if the European Union (EU) has its way. The 28-nation bloc moved closer to banning single-use straws,...

Plastics Contribute to Global Warming, Scientists Say

Scientists writing in the journal PLOS One said Wednesday that plastics emit the greenhouse gases methane and ethylene when they are exposed to sunlight and degrade. The...

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IIT-BHU And IIT-G Signed A Memorandum To Start A Joint Doctoral Program

The Indian Institute of Technology-Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU) and IIT-Guwahati has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to start a joint doctoral program. This...