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Cortec Bio Fuel Additive Provides Corrosion Protection and Better Engine Performance

Cortec Bio Fuel Additive Provides Corrosion Protection and Better Engine Performance

Powered by Nano VpCI®- is a new specially formulated, biobased, biodegradable, multifunctional fuel additive to bio-fuels, produced using renewable and sustainable raw materials. This environmentally friendly product serves as a corrosion inhibitor, fuel stabilizer and water emulsifier for biodiesel, diesel, gasoline, gasohol mixtures and other bio-fuels. It provides premium multiphase corrosion protection, lubricity and elastomer protection allowing better engine performance. [More]
Coatings and Corrosion Research Undertaken by University of Manchester Using Anasys AFM-IR

Coatings and Corrosion Research Undertaken by University of Manchester Using Anasys AFM-IR

Anasys Instruments reports on the recent installation of an AFM-IR system at the Corrosion & Protection Centre, part of the School of Materials at the University of Manchester for use by the group of Professor Stuart Lyon. [More]
Innovative Corrosion Prevention Technique Helps Use Common Semiconductors in Solar-Fuel Generators

Innovative Corrosion Prevention Technique Helps Use Common Semiconductors in Solar-Fuel Generators

Researchers around the world are trying to develop solar-driven generators that can split water, yielding hydrogen gas that could be used as clean fuel. Such a device requires efficient light-absorbing materials that attract and hold sunlight to drive the chemical reactions involved in water splitting. [More]
ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe Offers Two Highly Effective Zinc-Magnesium-Based Corrosion Protection Solutions

ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe Offers Two Highly Effective Zinc-Magnesium-Based Corrosion Protection Solutions

The world’s first zinc-magnesium coatings in outer skin quality for the automotive industry: With ZM EcoProtect and ZM PrimeProtect, ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe is the first steel producer in the world to offer two highly effective zinc-magnesium-based corrosion protection solutions that meet the high surface requirements for exposed body panels. These innovative products were developed by research teams at ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG in Duisburg and Dortmund. [More]
ROTRON Chem-Tough Regenerative Blowers from AMETEK Precision Motion Control Provide Safe Handling of Corrosive or Potentially Explosive Gases

ROTRON Chem-Tough Regenerative Blowers from AMETEK Precision Motion Control Provide Safe Handling of Corrosive or Potentially Explosive Gases

ROTRON regenerative blowers operate dependably in environmentally challenging, chemically corrosive and potentially hazardous conditions including methane extraction and flaring. They are ideal for a wide range of oil-rig, oil-field, landfill, wastewater and chemical processing applications. [More]
DuPont Make Their Chemical Resistance Guide Available for Multiple Platforms

DuPont Make Their Chemical Resistance Guide Available for Multiple Platforms

One of the most frequently visited online elastomer selection guides, the DuPont Chemical Resistance Guide (CRG), has been upgraded to be available online and offline for desktops, tablets and smart phones. Based ... [More]

Element Hitchin Completes Proof-of-concept Research Project into Managing the Quality Control and Repair of Composite Pipelines

Element Hitchin, UK, has successfully completed a groundbreaking proof-of-concept research project to design and build equipment for the continuous quality control and repairing of reinforced thermoplastic pipes durin... [More]

Integrated Micro-Ceramic Particle Coatings for High Protection Applications

A new range of coatings for industries requiring the highest level of protection is being brought to the UK by coatings leader Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings. [More]
Cortec Introduce New Admixture for Waterproofing and Corrosion Inhibition in Steel Reinforcements

Cortec Introduce New Admixture for Waterproofing and Corrosion Inhibition in Steel Reinforcements

MCI®-2012 IntegraPel is an integral waterproofing and corrosion inhibiting admixture designed to prevent or retard corrosion of steel reinforcement in new concrete structures. It is a water-based organic admixture. [More]
H.C. Starck Announces Symposium on Anti-Corrosion Applications of Tantalum

H.C. Starck Announces Symposium on Anti-Corrosion Applications of Tantalum

H.C. Starck is pleased to announce the launch of a new technical symposium dedicated to the application of tantalum in the chemical processing industry. The “Tantalum in Anti-Corrosion Applications” symposium will be held at the Hotel Contessa in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, March 10th from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. [More]