News - 31 Mar 2015
Muscovite mica (potassium aluminosilicate), available from Goodfellow in sheet form, is a naturally occurring mineral that can be split into thin uniform layers.
It is transparent, resistant to...
News - 14 Jul 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Kaolin Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering.
News - 18 Jul 2013
More than a decade ago, Thomas Vogt and Yongjae Lee, then colleagues at Brookhaven National Laboratory, uncovered a counter-intuitive property of zeolites. When they put these porous minerals in...
News - 10 Sep 2012
BASF, the chemicals manufacturing company, has made an investment in the establishment of a production facility for specialty zeolites at its headquarters at Ludwigshafen in Germany.
News - 3 May 2012
A research team comprising Brent Wagner and Bernd Kahn from the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) has devised a prototype called the nano-photonic composite scintillation detector that integrates...
News - 7 Apr 2012
A team of researchers from the University of South Carolina (USC), Stanford University and Yonsei University has conducted a study on one of the aluminosilicate minerals, natrolite, which can open up...
News - 2 Feb 2012
A new porous material has been developed by researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia in Spain and Stockholm University. This material has exceptional properties for turning gasoline into...
News - 30 Jun 2011
Applied Minerals and the National Risk Management Research Laboratory of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have signed a cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) to develop...
News - 11 May 2011
Whether it be a smartphone, tablet PC, computer monitor, notebook, or navigation system, the desirability of such consumer electronics is greatly enhanced by having a touchscreen interface.
News - 9 Feb 2011
Global economic meltdown affected the feldspar and nepheline syenite market during 2008 and 2009 and significantly reduced market revenues.
However, the market showed signs of recovery in 2010 and...