Article - 20 Sep 2002
Plastics may not be as long lasting as first thought. Recent evidence shows that breakdown of plastics may begin shortly after manufacture. Recognition, deterioration, influencing factors,...
Article - 11 Mar 2015
Inverse gas chromatography, also known as iGC, is a gas phase technique that was developed more than four decades ago to inspect the bulk and surface properties of fibrous and particulate materials.
Article - 18 Jan 2007
This article looks at the ultrasonic degradation of Chlorinated Polypropylene (CPP). The objective of this work has been to accurately determine the kinetic equation of CPP in toluene solution under...
Article - 6 Apr 2006
This study comprises a simple and innovative approach for the synthesis of á-alumina powders involving the use of the metal organic precursor aluminum formate Al(O2CH)3 and phase transformations...
Article - 13 Apr 2017
Traditional electronic noses, also known as eNoses, create a familiar response pattern using a range of dissimilar but not specific chemical sensors.
Article - 26 Feb 2001
Carbon is often used in mechanical seals for its self lubricating properties. Other beneficial properties include chemical resistance and moderately high operating temperatures.
Article - 9 Apr 2014
Pemaco was a former chemical mixing facility based in Maywood, California, next to the Los Angeles River. Many people were unaware about the fact that hazardous substances were leaking into the...
Article - 22 Jan 2014
SCERAM manufactures ceramic bearings, which provide significant benefits over regular steel bearings.
Article - 13 Apr 2018
Analyzing difficult samples with the Total Organic Carbon (TOC) analyzer can cause an extensive amount of wear and tear to the instrument, especially if the user is running samples that exhibit a high...
Article - 7 Jan 2014
A remedial project was implemented by a Fortune 50 company to collect and treat polluted groundwater from a site located in Central New York.