Ultra-hard glass made using Alumina

A team of scientists from the Institute of Industrial Science at the University of Tokyo and Japan’s Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute have developed a type of ultra-hard glass which is made using alumina, an oxide of aluminium. This new material could considerably improve the strength & durability of glass used in the windows of buildings,[…]

How To Solve The Biggest Problem Transportation Causes With Aluminium

The «biggest problem» we are referring to is CO2 emissions based on International Energy Agency research, around 20% of man made greenhouse gas emissions are generated by the transportation sector. The reduction of the weight of transportation vehicles is an important method of improving fuel efficiency, reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Other measures[…]