Researchers have developed a polymer spray that can be used help grass to grow on barren landscapes like old mine sites. The polymer coating cuts down erosion while the grass is germinating. Its...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1604 | 26 Aug 2002
Talonite is a cobalt-chromium alloy from Carbide Processors. It is suited to applications such as food mixing, knives and blades for cutting materials such as lumber where it out performs tool steels....
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1723 | 12 Nov 2002
The droplet size and size distribution produced by different atomisers is an important parameter in defining the efficacy of agrochemical spray systems. Laser diffraction provides a robust means of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2818 | 21 Apr 2005
Mercury is a heavy, silvery-white metal and is the only metal to be a liquid at room temperature. Applications include separating gold and silver, mirrors, thermometers, diffusion pumps, tanning,...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=603 | 23 Jul 2001
Titanium alloys can be classified either by structure or strength. The main structures are alpha, beta and alpha-beta, which are described. Different strength classifications also exist, and this is...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1218 | 30 Jan 2002
Improved tensile and flexural properties caompared to unmodified amorphous (transparent) Polyamide.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=761 | 29 Aug 2001
Pittsburgh Brewing Company is the first American brewer to introduce beer bottled in aluminium bottles. Alcoa has provided the aluminium for the bottles. Advantages of the aluminium bottles are...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2610 | 26 Aug 2004
Researcher's at NIST have found that the addition of carbon nanotubes to polypropylene can eliminate the problem of die swell as well as increase the processing rate during extrusion. Posted August 19...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2601 | 19 Aug 2004
The EM-2 from Hosokawa Rietz is a laboratory sized extruder that allows feasibility studies to be carried out. Specifications for the extruder are provided. It also enables direct scaling up to...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2135 | 26 Aug 2003
Sparks Laser Services have introduced a laser machining service for producing precision components. They can machine stainless steels and polymers using this process. Posted August 2002
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1614 | 29 Aug 2002