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coffeemug/Paramjeet Pati is graduate student in the Virginia Tech Sustainable Nanotechnology (VTSuN) group, researches complex issues regarding sustainability, and loves coffee. You can join the conversation and follow our stories at https://blogs.lt.vt.edu/sustainablenano/ .

Nano and the E-word

Nano and the E-word

Tweet   Nanoethics – what is it? Adam Keiper described nanoethics as a “fledgling” discipline modeled on bioethics “to think through the societal, moral, and broader human implications of advances in nanotechnology”. In his article … Continue reading

LCA of Nanocellulose

LCA of Nanocellulose

Tweet   Nanocellulose is a promising, renewable nanomaterial. ScienceDaily has called the “wonder material” of the future. How cool is nanocellulose? Well, even Gizmodo and The Verge have talked about it. (Here is a very nice review by by Klemm … Continue reading