Article - 23 Jul 2001
Mercury is a heavy, silvery-white metal and is the only metal to be a liquid at room temperature. Applications include separating gold and silver, mirrors, thermometers, diffusion pumps, tanning,...
News - 14 Nov 2013
Nexeo Solutions, a global leader in plastics distribution, announced that it will distribute Parx Plastics’ materials in Europe. Parx Plastics is a producer of revolutionary antibacterial...
News - 24 Feb 2009
EU-funded scientists have developed a simpler, cleaner method of producing
hydrogen peroxide (H202), which is widely used as an antiseptic and disinfectant.
The results could lead to the...
News - 12 Feb 2009
Scientists in China are reporting development and testing of new self-sanitizing plaster with more powerful antibacterial effects than penicillin. The material could be used in wall coatings, paints,...
News - 1 Oct 2014
Researchers at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology have developed safe, antibacterial fibres using bio-compatible plastics and lanosol, an antimicrobial compound found in red algae seaweeds. Silver...
News - 24 Jan 2011
Demands for sustainable products and seamless flooring have increased the popularity of self-leveling coatings made with Bayer MaterialScience LLC’s raw materials.
Attendees of World of Concrete...
News - 4 Dec 2010
They might just be the smallest Christmas tree decorations ever. Tiny spherical particles of gold and silver that are more than 100 million times smaller than the gold and silver baubles used to...
News - 11 Nov 2010
With a view to future growth markets for paper chemicals and dyestuffs in China, Indonesia and India, BASF's Paper Chemicals division will reorganize its global business structures. The business in...
News - 6 Sep 2010
Ayusman Sen, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at Penn State University, has been honored with the Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) Medal.
Sen is only the second recipient of the medal,...
News - 25 May 2004
SSL International (“SSL”) has exchanged conditional contracts with Regent Medical Limited and other related companies (“Regent Medical”) which are principally owned by funds advised by Apax Partners,...