Aug 1, 2023
Faculty in the Department of Forest Biomaterials will work to reduce the carbon intensity of producing various paper and wood products.
May 9, 2023
To find better ways to process cellulose, NC State researchers are working to understand its most fundamental interactions — for example, with water.
Mar 22, 2023
Funded with a $2.25 million grant from the Department of Energy, NC State researchers will collect sargassum and combine it with wood waste to produce sustainable aviation fuel and battery-grade graphite.
Feb 21, 2023
Lavoine, an assistant professor of forest biomaterials at NC State, studies the use of biomass-derived nanoparticles for sustainable product design, processing and engineering.
Feb 16, 2023
“This is groundbreaking research that will help in the fight against climate change by providing quantitative information that consumers can use in their purchase decision-making,” said NC State professor Ronalds Gonzalez.
Jan 13, 2023
Participation in environmental education programs can motivate children across diverse language groups to act responsibly toward the environment, a recent study from North Carolina State University researchers suggests.
Jan 11, 2023
Jonathan Casper is one of the co-authors of “Sports for Nature,” a report commissioned by the United Nations Environment Programme to set a baseline for “nature conscious work” in the sport sector.
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.
Jul 20, 2022
NC State faculty and students mentored more than 100 second graders in learning about pollination and other topics.
Jul 8, 2022
NC State professor Stacy Nelson collaborated with public and private partners to teach students about the critical sustainability challenges currently facing global oceans.