Aug 1, 2022
NC State expert Steve Kelley breaks down the benefits of using cross-laminated timber for construction —from fire resistance and seismic durability to carbon sequestration.
May 12, 2022
NC State researchers studied how treating fabrics with dyes, softeners and other chemicals impacts both the production and degradation of cotton microfibers.
Apr 21, 2022
NC State researchers are using nanocrystals extracted from wood to produce iridescent clothing.
Mar 21, 2022
NC State researchers have discovered how to convert leftover sawdust powder and agro-residues into a Styrofoam-like packaging material.
Feb 15, 2022
Lucia, a professor in the Department of Forest Biomaterials at NC State, is working to minimize the impact of chemistry and its processes on people and the environment.
Nov 19, 2021
Lucia was recognized for his paper, “Extension of a steady-state chlorine dioxide brightening model for Z-ECF bleaching of softwood kraft pulps."
Oct 27, 2021
Many homes aren’t equipped to withstand natural disasters. David Tilotta is working to change that.
Jul 27, 2021
NC State researchers created insecticide-free, mosquito-resistant clothing using bite-proof textiles they designed.
Jun 4, 2021
NC State researchers are turning wood byproducts into sensory hydrogels and sustainable, biodegradable smart materials.
Jun 3, 2021
NC State researchers found a native tree, the American sycamore, could be a bioenergy fuel source.