Article - 29 Jan 2013
A catalytic converter is a vehicle emissions control device that is used to convert toxic byproducts of combustion to less toxic substances by performing catalyzed chemical reactions. The reactions...
Article - 18 Jul 2022
Niton XRF analyzers are the ideal tool for dependable analysis for people and companies trading and recycling spent automotive catalytic converters.
Article - 23 Mar 2021
The vehicle catalytic converter, is used for exhaust gas aftertreatment in vehicles with internal combustion engines.
Article - 3 Mar 2021
AZoM interviews Vladimir Vermus from Olympus about using Vanta XRF analyzers in the recycling of catalytic converters.
Article - 21 Oct 2020
As precious metals surge, the high values of platinum group metals (PGM) platinum (Pt), palladium (Pd) and rhodium (Rh) found in ceramic-based automotive catalytic converters has resulted in a...
Article - 5 Dec 2014
With the advent of catalytic converters in car exhaust systems, catalytically active metals such as rhodium (Rh), palladium (Pd), and platinum (Pt) were predominately used in the automotive industry.
Article - 3 Apr 2012
This article presents the use of EDXRF to determine the content of precious metal such as Rhodium (Rh), Palladium (Pd).
Article - 4 Nov 2009
Gold catalysts are known to improve hydrocarbon oxidation activity over traditional platinum group metal products. This article describes NS Gold catalysts developed by Nanostellar.
Article - 30 Mar 2004
The Nanomizer process is the first commercial technology for producing uniform nanoparticles. It is suited to a range of materials and can produce controlled morphologies and microstructures....
Article - 13 Jun 2002
Aluminium foil is commonly used in insulation for buildings, transmission wires, against radiation and from fire as well as heat exchangers and automotive applications. Specific applications and...