Success for Empa spin-off

Bruker announces majority investment in MIRO Analytical AG

Oct 4, 2023 | As of today, the Empa spin-off MIRO Analytical AG is part of the Bruker Corporation. The spin-off was founded in 2018 by Empa researchers Morten Hundt and Oleg Aseev and develops analytical instruments for measuring greenhouse gases and air pollutant...
A strategic partnership – thanks to NEST

Together to the recyclable house

Sep 28, 2023 | Stahlton Bauteile AG and zirkulit AG have formed a strategic partnership – initiated by their collaboration in the latest NEST unit, STEP2. The goal is to jointly realize recyclable concrete buildings.
Hazardous ingredients in batteries

Trust, but verify!

Sep 26, 2023 | Although strict limits exist, old types of batteries can still contain too many hazardous ingredients such as mercury, cadmium and lead. The Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) has therefore launched a control campaign. Empa has laid the founda...


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