A strategic partnership – thanks to NEST
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
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...
Sep 25, 2023 | On 21 September 2023, the ETH Board appointed three Empa researchers to professors: Corsin Battaglia, head of Empa's Materials for Energy Conversion lab, and Mirko Kovac, currently professor at Imperial College London and head of Empa's Sustainabilit...
Oct 25, 2023
CO2 einfangen und speichern, um Netto-Null zu erreichen
In der neuen Ausgabe von wissen2go widmen wir uns den Negativemissions- technologien (NET), die uns den Weg in eine nachhaltigen Zukunft ebnen. Lassen Sie sich von den Möglichkeiten inspirieren, die uns die Forschung im Bereich NET bietet.
Oct 26, 2023
Cities in the Age of AI: Digital Twins or Digital Fiends?
As urbanization accelerates, digital and AI innovations hold immense potential for city transformation, but alongside inherent risks. Join us to explore the digital and AI revolution shaping our cities, uncover the pros and cons, discuss ethical con...
Nov 7, 2023
Seminar RFA Built Environment: Mining the Atmosphere
Removing the CO2 from the atmosphere is thus the objective of different groups belonging to the Empa's Research Focus Area Built Environment. We do not stop there – we work on using the removed CO2 as a valuable resource for the construction industry...