News - 29 Mar 2009
A new, environmentally friendly coating that protects metals against corrosion in seawater has been developed by a team of researchers from Sheffield Hallam University. At the Society for General...
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Each chemical reaction involves an enthalpy change that leads to change in temperature. The amount of substance converted during the reaction determines the increase (i.e. exothermic reaction) or...
News - 27 Jun 2012
A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been inked between PPG Industries and Henan Billions Chemicals (Billions). According to the MOU, certain chloride-based technologies of PPG will be licensed to...
News - 22 Sep 2011
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) scientists have devised a novel method called single-crystal electron diffraction tomography to accurately view the arrangement of molecules and atoms in...
News - 14 Jun 2008
The Doe Run Company routinely shares its knowledge with students during site tours and minerals education activities, and now one of its divisions is featured in a leading science textbook. As one of...
Article - 7 Oct 2005
Aluminum Nitride (AlN) is a important substrate material in electronic devices. AlN powders can become contaminatedby oxygen i9f they come into contact with water or oxygen. Hydrolysis behaviour and...
News - 10 Feb 2011
Manganese market remained buoyant in the previous decade driven by robust expansion in global infrastructure sector that encouraged large-scale production of steel, the key manganese...
News - 1 Aug 2007
The standard lead-acid battery starts more than 600 million passenger vehicles globally and also powers golf carts, forklifts and other modes of transportation. So it's a good thing that,...
Article - 20 Jul 2016
Manganese is similar to iron in its chemical and physical properties, but it is harder and more brittle. Manganese is possibly the most flexible element that can be added to copper alloys.
Article - 24 Jun 2016
Pure nickel is very hard, ductile, shiny, resistant to corrosion, and has a silvery-white color. Thanks to these extraordinary properties, nickel is often utilized in surface engineering and coating...