Application of the month

  • Epoxies to the rescue: giving animals a second chance

    We’ve all been there. We are walking around the woods contemplating the trees, when all of a sudden… crack! Sometimes it’s just a stick but it can be an unfortunate animal we have accidently ste... Read more

    11 December 2017

  • Insect eyes inspire a new solar panel generation

    Arthropod eye Insect eyes have something hypnotical. Their strange, intricate shapes and unusual large size, so different to other species, have kept entomologists busy explaining what makes them... Read more

    14 November 2017

  • “Dr. Epoxy” brings a second life to critical infrastructures

    Buildings, roads, bridges, tunnels… They surround us, exposed to all sorts of weather conditions and quite often lasting decades, even centuries. Those in charge of their maintenance face some major... Read more

    10 October 2017

  • Epoxy, the new invisibility cloak

    We all like to visit beautiful buildings and appreciate their ornamental façades without visual interruptions. But we also acknowledge the benefits of solar panels which, although unsightly, can prov... Read more

    30 August 2017

  • Epoxy resurrects colossi in Egypt

    Time has no mercy, and what used to be a gigantic glorious sculpture can be reduced to ruins today. This, however, does not mean there is no hope for the avid historian who wishes to enjoy archeologic... Read more

    31 July 2017