Directa Plus pioneers graphene across sectors

Italy based company Directa Plus is actively working with graphene to launch new products across a range of sectors including textiles, transport, oil and gas. We previously mentioned their road surfacing project. “Textiles Directa Plus has signed deals with...

Graphene cycle tires – Vittoria

Graphene cycle tires brand – Vittoria has launched the next generation of its graphene cycle tires called Graphene 2.0. “Italian cycling brand Vittoria has updated its premier compound reinforcer featuring the carbon allotrope graphene. Dubbed Graphene...

Graphene for roads

Using graphene for roads will improve durability and usability. Roads face increasing challenges from climate change and over use and so recent trials of a graphene based roading product show great promise. “Directa Plus is a producer of graphene-based products,...

Graphene enhanced resin trials – Talga

A graphene enhanced resin composite that conducts electricity offers significant commercial advantages in aircraft manufacture. This could transform the wind turbine market as the resin can be heated and use to de-ice surfaces. The video comes from an update by MD...

Ford uses graphene for car components

Ford uses graphene for car parts under the hood and is looking to extend usage of graphene to other components. While graphene could be used to improve the strength and mechanical properties of a variety of automotive parts, it is not yet fully economically viable for...

Graphene Gel Salt Water Batteries

Graphene Gel Salt Water Batteries based on this technology should charge faster, run longer and theoretically may last indefinitely. Saint Jean Carbon Inc will start building the first prototype graphene gel salt water batteries. “Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint...