News - 24 Mar 2004
The Commerce Commission has received an application from Visy Industrial Plastics (NZ) Limited seeking clearance to acquire the plastic packaging businesses and assets of ACI Operations NZ...
News - 5 Oct 2016
Buildup of scale and corrosion is a common occurrence in pipes and systems in constant contact with water.
Waterborne minerals such as calcium carbonate naturally build up over time and...
News - 21 Aug 2015
A new chemical technology, promising to convert captured atmospheric CO2 into high-quality carbon nanofibers, was presented at the 2015 ACS National Meeting and Exposition.
Carbon dioxide (CO2)...
News - 2 Dec 2009
The Packaging Community has undertaken a survey into decision making in packaging across 9 European countries and concluded that there is a big move towards environmentally-friendly and sustainable...
Article - 17 Mar 2004
This article looks at the magnesium industry, in particular the effects of cheaply produced metal coming out of China. Applications of magnesium are also covered.
News - 5 Oct 2013
According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research "Metal Cans Market for Foods (Fruits, Vegetables, Soups and Others), Beverages (CSD, Alcoholic Beverages, New Drinks, Fruit and...
Article - 1 Jun 2011
In this interview, Professor Oleg Ostrovski discusses the pyrometallurgical routes used in the commercial production of steel, aluminium, metallurgical silicon, manganese, chromium, titanium, and many...
Article - 19 Jul 2006
Lithium is a silvery white metal. It is the lightest metal known to man and belongs to the alkali metals. The discovery, occurrence, production, properties and applications of lithium are discussed.
Article - 9 Aug 2017
Chemical imaging is currently utilized as a powerful tool for the determination of the chemical composition and heterogeneity with a sample. It is a widely-used process in analytical chemistry, but...
Article - 26 Aug 2016
Lithium-ion batteries (LIB) possess a higher specific power and a higher specific energy compared to lead-acid batteries.