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Scientist holding ceramic material the size of a quarter

Environmentally-friendly method of manufacturing ceramics may reduce carbon footprint, render kilns obsolete

By Faye Oney / March 3, 2017

Scientists at ETH Zurich have discovered a way to create ceramic materials using cold sintering—which could someday replace huge energy-consuming kilns currently used to manufacture ceramics and cements.

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Other materials stories that may be of interest

By April Gocha / May 11, 2016

A winning recipe for 3-D printing bone, visualizing lithiation of iron oxide, and other materials stories that may be of interest for May 11, 2016.

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Monday materials fun: Porcelain postage and science ceramic jewelry

By / October 25, 2010

Porcelain stamp’s colors (right) are more vivid than paper one. Two items today! The first one has to do with porcelain Chinese postage stamps (above). The limited edition stamps, which are made in 11 versions based on “world expo” themes, were released as a promotion for the 2010 China Jingdezhen International Ceramic Fair that wrapped…

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