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 25, 2022
An NC State study found offshore wind power could help lower average wholesale electricity prices in New England.
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.
Sep 29, 2021
Saloni, an associate professor in the Department of Forest Biomaterials, is studying how to make products and processes more sustainable.
Jun 1, 2021
As a community garden in Raleigh fights to remove regulatory barriers, one NC State expert weighs in on the benefits of urban agriculture.
May 24, 2021
As part of NC State's Zero Waste Workplace program, the college has installed compost bins throughout all of its buildings.
Mar 11, 2021
Researchers used a material produced by the bacteria Gluconacetobacter hansenii as a filter to separate water from an oil mixture.
Jan 15, 2021
From creating sustainable jet fuel to developing sustainable consumer goods, the College of Natural Resources is at the forefront of exploring the opportunities and challenges associated with harnessing renewable biomass.
Nov 11, 2020
A new system developed by NC State researchers aims to decarbonize the agriculture industry.