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.
Scientists synthesize human airway tissue, and in hopes of finding better asthma medication, watch it react to a variety of chemicals.
China Labor Watch and Green America say the iPhone maker hasn't lived up to its commitments to improve worker conditions in a China factory.
NASA announces the payload for its next Mars rover and it's set to be even more sophisticated than the highly successful Curiosity mission.
You wouldn't want to meet this camouflaged humanoid in a dark alley. For the time being, it's tethered to a treadmill.
Allergic reactions to nickel in some gadgets have been noticed for a while. Now, a medical journal report suggests a possible link between rashes and exposure to nickel in Apple's iPads.