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  • Article - 11 Feb 2002
    Fuel cells are at the cutting edge of alternative fuel technology. So far, technology in the automotive industry includes platinum catalysts, and a substitute is not available even today.
  • Article - 13 Dec 2001
    Silica is one of the most abundant oxides in the earths crust. It exists in 3 crystalline forms as well as amorphous forms. It hasmany useful properties and is used in a range of applications such as...
  • Article - 28 Nov 2001
    All the questions you wanted to ask about retread tyres are answered. Aspects like safety, manufacturing standards, which types of tyres can be retreaded, can they be used at highway speeds, life...
  • Article - 27 Nov 2001
    This article covers statistics associated with retreaded tyres usage during 2000, as well as the benefits associated with their use, safety features and economic benefits.
  • Article - 25 Sep 2001
    Silicones are polymers with a Si-O-Si backbone. There are different types depending on functional groups in the structure and curing mechanisms. Key properties include thermal stability, chemical...
  • Article - 26 Mar 2001
    An introductory article on polyurethanes. It briefly defines what they are and what they are used for, what forms they can take, uses, advantages and disadvantages.
  • Article - 16 Feb 2001
    For many applications, such as buildings requiring large spans of glass, toughened glass is the only acceptable alternative.
  • Article - 26 Oct 2001
    Despite its wide acceptance, vinyl is a somewhat misunderstood material. Some of the misconceptions associated with vinyl are dealt with.
  • Article - 26 Oct 2001
    Some interesting facts on vinyl such as where it is used, where it comes from, production efficiency, incineration and emissions, recycling, additives, dioxin production, fire performance and...
  • Article - 26 Oct 2001
    The simple answer to the question "is vinyl safe?" is yes. It even has medical applications. Scientists have also failed to find a link between vinyl chloride and human illnesses such as liver cancer.