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Sulphur in automotive fuels has been a source of air pollutants like sulphur dioxide and sulphates, which are poisonous.
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This Dotmar Plastic Chemical Resistance comparative index should be considered only as roughly indicative. However, it provides a general overview of the relative chemical resistance of various...
Article - 10 Jan 2003
The performance of titanium, or more specifically, the stability of the titanium oxide film in various environments is outlined. Some environments include chlorine, water, mineral acids, salt...
Article - 22 Aug 2002
Collaboration between Australian and US scientists has resulted in the development of a nanocomposite membrane with selective capabilities. It can allow larger molecules through more easily than small...
Article - 20 Feb 2002
Properties of carbon buckytubes such as chemical identifiers, composition, potential hazards, fire fighting measures and physical and chemical properties are outlined.
Article - 21 Apr 2005
Precipitation hardening stainless steels can be supplied in a readily machineable condition. After fabrication, a single, low temperature heat treatment can dramatically increase the strength of the...
Article - 7 May 2001
Good abrasion resistance and a wide servicable temperature range. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed.
Article - 11 May 2006
In this work different nickel precursors and bases yielded NiO particles with different sizes for uses in catalysts. NiO particles from Ni(NO3)2 were the largest followed by NiO from NiCl2 and NiSO4...
Article - 1 Aug 2003
Investment casting is a process that can be used to manufacture high precision metallic components. Materials suitable for investment casting and its evolution are described. Market history and...
Article - 12 Sep 2002
The discover, occurence and production of yttrium are outlined. Key properties are covered and applications of the pure metal and important ytrrium-containing compounds are described. A detialed...