Article - 25 Aug 2003
Momentum Turf is a natural grass alternative. It provides the closest thing to natural grass available thus far, however offers all the benefits of a synthatic analogue. Its' construction and...
Article - 16 Jul 2003
Phosphate-based fertilisers are the mainstay for boosting soil productivity. Saudi Arabia provides one of the worlds largest deposits of phosphate minerals that can be comverted into diammonium...
Article - 12 Nov 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....
Article - 27 Aug 2002
'Depart' is a water soluble, biodegradable polyvinyl alcohol polymer. It is suited for use in injection moulding to form voids in mouldings. Its unique properties, how it works, biodegradable...
Article - 26 Aug 2002
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...
Article - 20 Jul 2002
Bauxite is the raw material used for aluminium and alumina production. Its composition, production and global distribution are all covered. Also covered are environmentla factors relating to restoring...
Article - 27 Jun 2002
Sunflowers are a source of natural rubber. Researchers at Colarado State University are working on developing new varieties that produce increased amounts of rubber. Posted May 2002
Article - 17 Jun 2002
Perforated materials are utilized in different applications as they can control the passage of light, heat, air, solids, liquids, sound and electromagnetic waves.
Article - 29 May 2002
Micro-focus x-radiography is a rapid and accurate form of non-destructive testing. While it was originally used for testing of aerospace components, it has been found to be useful in many other areas...
Article - 3 Apr 2002
A comprehensive overview on magnesia from its origins, occurences, raw materials, grades such as calcined, deadburned and fused (inclusing refractory and electrical) to their production. Markets for...