News - 1 Aug 2006
Water and shelter, two of the fundamental needs for human life and the provision of both is tied to the commercially important chemical sodium aluminate (NaAlO2).
Sodium aluminate is commonly used...
Article - 27 Mar 2002
A comprehensive guide to titanium corrosion in a range of environments such as non-oxidising, acidic and chlorinated environments. A range of corrosion mechanisms for titanium are also covered such...
News - 23 Nov 2012
Researchers at Aalto University have developed a simple method for reducing the amount of phosphorus in the wastewater of a pulp mill. The method is called simultaneous precipitation using iron...
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Each chemical reaction involves an enthalpy change that leads to change in temperature.
News - 7 May 2020
Fly ash generated by coal-fired power stations is an environmental headache, creating groundwater and air pollution from vast landfills and ash dams. Some of the waste product can be repurposed into...
News - 27 Jul 2012
Wuchuan Dongsheng Mining Company, a subsidiary of China Shen Zhou Mining & Resources which deals in mining and processing of fluorite, copper and other non-ferrous metals, has entered into a...
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...
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...