How safe are mosquito coils

How safe are mosquito coils?

mosquitocoilThe annual worldwide consumption of the four major types of residential insecticide products are — aerosols, mosquito coils, liquid vaporizers, and vaporizing mats. Mosquito coils are burned indoors and outdoors in regions like Asia, Africa, and South America. Mosquito coils consist of an insecticide/repellant, organic fillers capable of burning with smoldering, binder, and additives such as synergists, dyes, and fungicide. Read More

Microbial fuel cell – for conversion of chemical energy to electrical energy

microbialfuel-cellA microbial fuel cell (MFC) is a bio-electrochemical system that converts the chemical energy in the organic compounds/renewable energy sources to electrical energy/bio-electrical energy through microbial catalysis at the anode under anaerobic conditions. This process is becoming attractive and alternative methodology for generation of electricity. MFC is even considering as the completely new approach to wastewater. Read More

TfS: It takes innovation to drive sustainability

tfs-dr-raman-ramachandranIn a discussion Dr Raman Ramachandran, Chairman and Managing Director, BASF India Ltd & Head, BASF South Asia with Chemical Today magazine speaks about the speaks about Together for Sustainability (TfS) initiative and sustainability in the chemical industry. The accepted definition of sustainability in the industry is that any product, solution or initiative that we take is taken with the understanding of the balance of the economic. Read More

Digital systems modify chemical dosing pumps industry

In an interview, Shankar Rajaram- Vice President, Industry, Grundfos India with shankar-rajaram-grundfos-indiaChemical Today magazine talks at length about the chemical dosing pumps industry and shares his insights about the ways in which digital systems are changing the industry. s dosing in itself calls for significant precision to add value and serve its very purpose, digital technology in the digital dosing pump gains traction worldwide. Read More