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‘Impossible’ material has record-breaking surface area, adsorption

By Jim Destefani / July 24, 2013

Researchers from Uppsala University’s Nanotechnology and Functional Materials Division, Sweden, have developed a novel magnesium carbonate material with world record breaking surface area and water adsorption properties, according to this news release. Dubbed Upsalite, the ordinary-looking material in the photo above (credit: Disruptive Materials) should have multiple applications ranging from moisture control for electronics and pharmaceutical…

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