News - 21 May 2007
Norsk Hydro ASA has entered into an agreement to sell its polymers activities to the UK–based chemicals company INEOS for approximately NOK 5.5 billion for net debt and equity as of 31 December...
News - 12 Oct 2017
With the cost of raw materials increasing and lithium ion batteries continuing to be flammable, are there any alternatives? The answer is yes. Researchers at Empa and ETH Zürich have come up with...
News - 3 Dec 2007
Master Chemical Corporation introduces a new product for the machining and grinding of aircraft air frame and power plant (A&P) parts and components. TRIM® C350 is the latest in a long series...
News - 6 Apr 2006
Low-Temperature Formation of alpha alumina powders via metal organic synthesis.
Alumina is an important technical ceramic, extensively used in microelectronics, catalysis, refractories, abrasives...
News - 26 Jul 2004
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory and the New Jersey Institute of Technology have taken steps toward understanding how a titanium compound reacts with...
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 - 6 Jul 2009
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Savannah River National Laboratory have created a reversible route to generate aluminum hydride, a high capacity hydrogen storage material. This...
Article - 11 Apr 2017
Increased growth in the use of plastic pipes for various applications has created a need for a vast range of mechanical testing.
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 - 16 Jul 2014
Silicor Materials, Inc., the lowest cost manufacturer of high-quality solar silicon and a producer of aluminum by-products, announced today that it has selected a site at the port of Grundartangi in...