The tech giant bans the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its devices and lowers the maximum use in early production phases.
A new chemical iris design developed by researchers in Germany could mean that smaller camera modules for smartphones are on the way.
Much cheaper, longer-range electric cars are on the way if Japan's Sekisui Chemical claims are realized in 2015.
With international norms on the use of chemical weapons allegedly violated, but weak political support for military action, what do we do?
Shin-Etsu Chemical plans to begin mass production, in three to four years, of material that would enable one-week battery life.
These long-lasting and high-efficacy OLED light panels are coming to market in November
Monosodium glutamate, aka MSG, has gotten a bad rap, but is the food additive really bad for you? The American Chemical Society breaks it down.
The Hubble can only take images in black and white. Does this mean its gorgeous full-colour photos are "fake"? Well, actually... no.
A professor at UC Berkeley (in California's earthquake country) has created a prototype device that warns of pending quake-related rumbles and could be installed as easily as a home fire alarm.
Learning how science and the world work is rarely is as much fun as in this book from Randall Munroe, the creator of the XKCD comic. It's good for kids and adults.