Graphene could help reduce the energy cost of producing heavy water and decontamination in nuclear power plants by over one hundred times compared with current technologies, University of Manchester research indicates.
The great thing about graphene is that any companies can work with it. From large corporations to smaller independent businesses.
This is due to the wide range of applications that are able to be produced using graphene in industries such as, electronics, aerospace and energy.
A partnership approach between academia and industry is key for the successful exploitation of graphene which will bring benefits to scientists and businesses.
Narrated by Ivan Buckley