EU scientists pioneer nano chromite filler for plastics

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Published: Tuesday, 20 March 2012

Demand for chromite could receive a boost from European Union (EU)-funded research that has used nanotechnology to help fix chrome finishes onto plastic materials to make auto parts look classy, while reducing vehicle weight

By Keith Nuthall

Demand for chromite could receive a boost from European Union (EU)-funded research that has used nanotechnology to help fix chrome finishes onto plastic materials to make auto parts look classy, while reducing vehicle weight.

The European Commission has released a report on the benefits of the Ecosam project,...

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