Volume 92 Issue 36 | pp. 26-28
Issue Date: September 8, 2014

New Sorbents For Greener Cooling

ACS Meeting News: Custom porous materials give eco-friendly adsorption chillers a boost
Department: Science & Technology
News Channels: Materials SCENE, Nano SCENE
Keywords: adsorption, MOF, refrigerant, cooling, air conditioning

The postdoc standing in the back of the hot, crowded room fanned herself repeatedly. So did the national lab researcher sitting in the front row, and the well-known academic sitting next to him. Apparently the air-conditioning wasn’t reaching the tiny meeting room at the far end of a hard-to-find corridor in San Francisco’s Moscone Center during last month’s American Chemical Society meeting.

Had the system been working properly, as it was in the rest of . . .

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